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The Social Life of Tibetan Biography: Textuality, Community,

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The Nyingthig Yabshi and the Longchen Nyingthig are known. Its root monastery is Dhe-Tsang Monastery of eastern Tibet. The Animal Kingdom, with considerable Additions by W. And the other Lamas loudly beat a large drum, cymbals and a pair of thigh-bone trumpets. Like other wealthy beings, these powerful Nagas were formerly people very generous in temperament however, they are dangerous and volatile and also easily get angry and cruel.

Pages: 252

Publisher: Lexington Books (July 30, 2014)

ISBN: 0739165194

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