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Product ID: 9789937506595
Book Name: Amdo Tibetans in Transition: Society and Culture in the Post-Mao Era
Author Name: Edited by T. Huber
Price: USD 30
Description:

This volume (Being the Firth Volume of the Proceedings of the Ninth Seminar of the IATS, 2000) investigates Eastern Tibetan recov-ery from the devastation of High Socialism and a new engagement with attempts to modernise the region in the era of in post-Mao China. Amdo Tibetan in Transistion covers all major ar-eas of cultural revival in post-Mao Amdo: The active negoation of culture and identity is ad-dressed in public debate about traditional culture, in attempts at language standardisation, and in…

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Product ID: 9789937506625
Book Name: A Cry in the Wilderness and Other Short Stories
Author Name: Srilaxmi Shrestha
Price: USD 10
Description:

A Cry in the Wilderness and Other Short Stories Srilaxmi Shrestha

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Product ID: 9789937506649
Book Name: The Himalaya by the Numbers (Soft Cover)
Author Name: Richard Salisbury & Elizabeth Hawley
Price: USD 32.95
Description:

What are the most dangerous peaks to climb? What are the safest? When is the best time of year to climb? These and many other questions are answered in this comprehensive statistical analysis of climbing activity, ascents and fatalities in the Nepal Himalaya. The analyses cover three periods of climbing: 1950-1969 - the expeditionary period, 1970-1989 - the transitional period, and 1990-2009 - the commercial period The data are analyzed in several categories including climbing season, expedition years (changes over…

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Product ID: 9789937506663
Book Name: Cardamom and Class: A Limbu Village and its Extensions in East Nepal
Author Name: Ian Carlos Fitzpatrick
Price: USD 25
Description:

CINNABARIS - SERIES OF ORIENTAL STUDIES Cardamom and Class A Limbu Village and its Extensions in East Nepal Ian Carlos Fitzpatrick Cardamom and Class investigates the history of economic differentiation in a Limbu village in east Nepal. By examining three historically overlapping productive processes - subsistence agriculture, cardamom cultivation, and international migration - this book shows how each productive process has contributed in different ways to the acceleration of economic differentiation and rural class formation. In particular it focuses on…

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Product ID: 9789937506663
Book Name: A Piece of Snow
Author Name: Dangsong Namgyal
Price: USD 10
Description:

A Piece of Snow (Tibetan) Dangsong Namgyal

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Product ID: 9789937506670
Book Name: The Practice of Dzogchen in the Zhang-zhung Tradition of Tibet
Author Name: John Myrdhin Reynolds
Price: USD 25
Description:

THE PRACTICE OF DZOGCHEN IN THE ZHANG-ZHUNG TRADITION OF TIBET, containing translations from the Bonpo Dzogchen practice manual for the Zhang-zhung Nyan-gyud, known as the Gyalwa Chaktri of Druchen Yungdrung, and from the Odsal Dunkor, "The Seven-fold Cycle of the Clear Light," being the Dark Retreat practice from the same tradition, translated with commentaries and notes by John Myrdhin Reynolds. The translations presented here, made by a noted Tibetologist and scholar-practitioner, all relate to the actual practice of Dzogchen, "the…

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Product ID: 9789937506687
Book Name: Nepali Petit Blanc Lexique Franco-Nepali
Author Name: Henri Sigayret
Price: USD 10
Description:

Nepali Petit Blanc Lexique Franco-Nepali by Henri Sigayret

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Product ID: 9789937506717
Book Name: Assessing "Dependency": Food Security and the Impact of Food Aid on Livelihoods in Mugu
Author Name: Miriam Bishokarma
Price: USD 10
Description:

Assessing "Dependency": Food Security and the Impact of Food Aid on Livelihoods in Mugu Miriam Bishokarma

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Product ID: 9789937506724
Book Name: Fierce Innocence: The Essential Road Map for Living Life's Purpose in very Challenging Times & He
Author Name: Paula Horan (Laxmi Dechen Wangmo)
Price: USD 15
Description:

This book offers a heart-filled and radical departure from the usual self-help books that attempt to assist you by mentally repairing your problems. Fierce Innocence shows you instead, how to drop the "problem" mind itself, the one which sees everything through a filter of fear. In an easy step-by-step process, we learn how to use the ferocious energy of tough love on ourselves, to cut through the habitual clinging to the imaginary fearful one, as Paula conveys her heartfelt and…

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Product ID: 9789937506748
Book Name: The Kathmandu Valley as a Water Pot: Abstracts of research papers on Newar Buddhism in Nepal
Author Name: Kazumi Yoshizaki
Price: USD 15
Description:

The Kathmandu Valley as a Water Pot: Abstracts of research papers on Newar Buddhism in Nepal Kazumi Yoshizaki

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Product ID: 9789937506755
Book Name: The Instructions on the Primordial A
Author Name: Jean~Luc Achard
Price: USD 14.95
Description:

The Fifteen Sessions of Practice, Guru-yoga, Instructions without Characteristics, and Phowa Teachings By Jean-Luc Achard This volume is mostly based on the French translations and abridgements that have been prepared as private complements to the teachings of HH Menri Trizin Rinpoche (Lungtok Tenpai Nyima) given in the USA and which have been transcribed for the Bonpo Foundation. The present work is actually a very humble contribution to the knowledge of the A khrid system of teachings dedicated to the long…

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Product ID: 9789937506762
Book Name: Journalism & Journeys
Author Name: Anand Gurung
Price: USD 5
Description:

COMING SOON !!!

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Product ID: 9789937506779
Book Name: Les Alpinistes Sont Aussi Des Hommes Socrate
Author Name: Henri Sigayret
Price: USD 10
Description:

Les Alpinistes Sont Aussi Des Hommes Socrate Henri Sigayret

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Product ID: 9789937506793
Book Name: Studies on the History and Literature of Tibet and the Himalaya
Author Name: Edited by Roberto Vitali
Price: USD 30
Description:

Studies on the History and Literature of Tibet and the Himalaya -- Henk Blezer, Roberto Vitali, David Templeman, Franz-Karl Ehrhard, Elliot Sperling, Bianca Horlemann, Saul Mullard, Alice Travers, Isrun Engelhardt -- Edited by Roberto Vitali

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Product ID: 9789937506809
Book Name: Dream Catcher
Author Name: Pushpa Raj Acharya
Price: USD 12
Description:

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Pushpa Raj Acharya writes poems in English and Nepali. His earlier book, Chhaya Kal (The dark times), is a collection of Nepali poems. He teaches at Central Department of English, Tribhuvan University, Kathmandu, Nepal.

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Product ID: 9789937506823
Book Name: Miyapma: Traditional Narratives of the Thulung Rai
Author Name: N. J. Allen
Price: USD 25
Description:

Cinnabaris Series of Oriental Studies - V MIYAPMA Traditional Narratives of the Thulung Rai N. J. Allen

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Product ID: 9789937506830
Book Name: L'Affaire des 16 Piliers Nouvelles
Author Name: Vincent Greby
Price: USD 6
Description:

L'Affaire des 16 Piliers Nouvelles by Vincent Greby

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Product ID: 9789937506847
Book Name: Travelling with the Master: Pilgrimage into the heartland of the Yungdrung Bon Tradition
Author Name: FLORENS van RAAB van CANSTEIN
Price: USD 18.95
Description:

In 2007 the main Teacher of the Yungdrung Bon tradition, Yongdzin Lopon Tendzin Namdhak, visits his native country, Tibet. He invites the writer of this book, Florens van Raab van Canstein, to join him. Yungdrung Bon is the native religion of Tibet and the source of its culture. The tradition is heir to a vast body of ancient spiritual teachings that lead to Buddhahood. The ancient pilgrimage-sites and the yogis that lived there, give us an introduction to spiritual practice…

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Product ID: 9789937506854
Book Name: Les Alpinistes Sont Aussi Des Hommes: Journal D\'un Sahib Au Nepal
Author Name: Henri Sigayret
Price: USD 15
Description:

Les Alpinistes Sont Aussi Des Hommes Journal D\'un Sahib Au Nepal Henri Sigayret

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Product ID: 9789937506854
Book Name: Les Alpinistes Sont Aussi Des Hommes: Journal D'un Sahib Au Nepal
Author Name: Henri Sigayret
Price: USD 15
Description:

Les Alpinistes Sont Aussi Des Hommes: Journal D'un Sahib Au Nepal by Henri Sigayret

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