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Tibetan Diary: From Birth to Death and Beyond in a Himalayan Valley of Nepal

Geoff Childs
Format
Book
Published
Berkeley : University of California Press, c2004.
Language
English
ISBN
0520241096 (cloth : alk. paper), 0520241339 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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Table of contents
Contents
  • Raising the curtain
  • The lay of the land
  • Life begets death, death begets life : the life course begins
  • Adolescent discord : family needs versus spiritual deeds
  • Growing through travel : the pilgrimage for knowledge and prestige
  • The merits of matrimony : commencing the householder life
  • High peaks and deep valleys : the imponderable nature of everyday life
  • Anticipating the end of the life course : the anxieties of old age
  • Parting breaths : death is but a transition
  • Transcending death : rising corpses and reincarnations.
Description
xi, 217 p., [14] p. of plates : ill. ; 24 cm.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (p. 195-211) and index.
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