8 edition of A stranger in Tibet found in the catalog.
Bibliography: p. 312-314.
|LC Classifications||BQ968.A8957 B47 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||314 p. :|
|Number of Pages||314|
|LC Control Number||88081849|
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type of Buddhism that prevails in Tibet. Very few strangers have ever approached the monk-king hidden in his sacred city, in the Land of Sno ws. Even in exile, he saw no one.
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This is an extraordinary book, the first of its kind. It’s more or less the first time we hear the voice of a Tibetan still living in Tibet. Get this from a library. A stranger in Nepal & Tibet: the adventures of a wandering Zen Monk. [Scott Berry]. This article is within the scope of WikiProject Tibet, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Tibet on Wikipedia.
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Low This article has been rated as Low-importance on the. On 4 Julya young Japanese monk named Kawaguchi Ekai crossed the border from Nepal to Tibet. Already the first of his race to enter the isolated, mysterious country, he went on to become the first Japanese to reach the forbidden city of Lhasa.
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