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Product ID: 9789937269223
Book Name: The Goddess Tulaja and Kumari in Nepali Culture
Author Name: Durga Shakya
Price: USD 20
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The Goddess Tulaja and Kumari in Nepali Culture Durga Shakya

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Product ID: 9789937292375
Book Name: Anthropology of Nepal
Author Name: Dorbahadur Bista
Price: USD 15
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Synopsis: a compilation of Dor Bahadur Bistas Articles

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Product ID: 9789937292375
Book Name: Anthropology Of Nepal: A Compilation of Dor Bahadur Bista's Articles
Author Name: CNAS
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Original Price: USD 10

Discount Price: USD 10

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Contents: 1. The political innovators of Upper Kali Gandaki. 2. Padipur: A central Terari village. 3. Encounter with the Raute: the last hunting nomads of Nepal. 4. Nepalis in Tibet. 5. The process of Nepalization. 6. Nepal school of sociology and anthropology. 7. The structure of Nepali society. 8. An interview with Dor Bahadur Bista. 9. Bibliography of social scientific writings by Dor Bahadur Bista. 10. Photos.

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Product ID: 9789937293358
Book Name: Selected Essays on the Anthropology of Nepal
Author Name: Dilli Ram Dahal
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Original Price: USD 10

Discount Price: USD 10

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This book attempts to address a variety of issues concerning social anthropology of Nepal. It deals with a variety of topics including the economy and political organization of various groups of people, ethnic issues in the multicultural context of Nepali society, emerging concepts of cultural territoriality, and the process of inclusion/exclusion of various groups of people in the context of Nepal’s socio-economic development.

Explaining the concept of economy in a peasant society, it discusses at length the political organization and…

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Product ID: 9789937331845
Book Name: An Ethnography of Gurung Village Music: Continuity and Change
Author Name: Pirkko Moisala
Price: USD 15
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p.p 295, Category: Culture/Customs | Anthropology

This ethnomusicological study highlights Gurung's and their oral music culture. Crucial and actual questions regarding continuity of the Gurung culture and identity in the context of modernization and nation-building are reflected in the research setting.

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Product ID: 9789937506038
Book Name: Anthropology of Tibet and Himalaya
Author Name: Charles Ramble & Martin Brauen
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Original Price: USD 15.95

Discount Price: USD 12.76

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Proceeding of the International Seminar on the Anthropology of Tibet and Himalaya September 21 - 28, 1990 at the Ethnographic Museum of the University of Zurich.

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Product ID: 9789937506052
Book Name: Drokpa Nomads of the Tibetan Plateu and Himalaya
Author Name: Danial J. Miller
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Original Price: USD 30

Discount Price: USD 24

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Drokpa Nomads of the Tibetan Plateu and Himalaya

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Product ID: 9789937506090
Book Name: Ritual Art of the Kingdom of Mithila
Author Name: Alessandra Campoli
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Original Price: USD 15

Discount Price: USD 12

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Over the millennia, a still vibrant school of painting has been handed down in the female line in what used to be the ancient Kingdom of Mithila. Janakpur, located in the Terai region in southern Nepal, is thought to have been the capital of the kingdom of Mithila from its foundation. The paintings have the purpose of attracting the deity’s presence during the celebrations in his or her honour and a blessing on the family members of the house where…

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Product ID: 9789937506212
Book Name: Kyarog Sang-ngag Choling Gompa Thangme Valley, Khumbu
Author Name: Jamyang Wangmo
Price: USD 4
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Venerable Jamyang Wangmo (Helly Pelaez Bozzi) was born in Spain in 1945 and trained in law and art. Ordained as a Buddhist nun in 1973, she lives in Nepal. She is the author of The Lawudo Lama: Stories of Reincarnation from the Mount Everest Region (2005), Dancing in the Clouds: The Mani Rimdu, Dumche and Tsogchen Festivals of the Khumbu Sherpas (2008) and Dharma Wheel of Great Bliss: A Guide to the Thangme Gompa Dechen Chökhor Ling (2008).

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Product ID: 9789937506359
Book Name: Sherpa English and English Sherpa Dictionary with Literary Tibetan and Nepali Equivalents
Author Name: Nicolas Tournade, Lhakpa Norbu Sherpa, Gyurme Chodrak and Guillaume Oisel
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Original Price: USD 19.95

Discount Price: USD 15.96

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Sherpa English and English Sherpa Dictionary with Literary Tibetan and Nepali Equivalents

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Product ID: 9789937506519
Book Name: Electoral Violence and Volatility in Nepal
Author Name: Dhruba Kumar
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Original Price: USD 14.95

Discount Price: USD 11.96

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Electoral Violence and Volatility in Nepal

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Product ID: 9789937506533
Book Name: Jarunhiti
Author Name: Akira Furukawa (ed.), Sukra Sagar Shrestha, Amrit Bajracharya & Kanako Ogasawara
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Original Price: USD 45

Discount Price: USD 36

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Jarunhiti Akira Furukawa (ed.), Sukra Sagar Shrestha, Amrit Bajracharya & Kanako Ogasawara

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

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

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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
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Original Price: USD 18.95

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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: 9789937506991
Book Name: NAMASTE - Nepali-Chinese Language
Author Name: Daniel James Murphy
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Original Price: USD 10

Discount Price: USD 8

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Namaste - Nepali-Chinese Language Daniel James Murphy

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Product ID: 9789937524513
Book Name: Nepal Social Inclusion Survey 2012
Author Name: Yogendra B. Gurung, Bhim Raj Suwal, Meeta S. Pradhan, Mukta S. Tamang
Price: USD 25
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Nepal Social Inclusion Survey 2012

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Product ID: 9789937524520
Book Name: Poverty and Exclusion In Nepal: Further Analysis Of recent Surveys And Census
Author Name: Arun Kumar Lal Das, Tika Ram Gautam
Price: USD 10
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Poverty and Exclusion In Nepal: Further Analysis Of recent Surveys And Census

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Product ID: 9789937524537
Book Name: Perspectives On Social Inclusion And Exclusion In Nepal
Author Name: Om Gurung, Mukta S. tamang, Mark Turin
Price: USD 12
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Perspectives On Social Inclusion And Exclusion In Nepal

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Product ID: 9789937524537
Book Name: The Nepal Multidimensional Social Index
Author Name: Yogendra B. Gurung, Bhim Raj Suwal, Meeta S. Pradhan, Mukta S. Tamang
Price: USD 25
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Nepal Social Inclusion Survey 2012

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Product ID: 9789937524544
Book Name: Social Inclusion Atlas Of Nepal; Ethnic And Caste Groups (Volume I)
Author Name: Mukta S. Tamang, Prem Sagar Chapagain, Pawan K. Ghimere
Price: USD 25
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Social Inclusion Atlas Of Nepal; Ethnic And Caste Groups (Volume I)

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