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Circling the Sacred Mountain: A Spiritual Adventure Through the Himalayas

River Dog

Trip To Tibet: Mysterious invitation from Tibet

Travels in Tartary, Thibet and China during the years 1844-5-6. TWO VOLUMES in ONE

Beasts, Men and Gods

Among the Tibetans

To a Mountain in Tibet

Right now Gandan keid, the old centre of Buddhist faith in Mongolia, is opened to the people for worship and some monks are allowed to perform religious ceremonies. However, after Gao Xianzhi's defeat by the Arabs and Qarluqs at the Battle of Talas (751) and the subsequent civil war known as the An Lushan Rebellion (755), Chinese influence decreased rapidly and Tibetan influence resumed. Today is a long travelling day as we make our way from Maduo to Nangqian, passing through vast rolling grasslands broken by occasional mountain ranges, then through spectacular gorges beyond Yushe.

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