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1643135686

Blue sky kingdom : an epic family journey to the heart of the Himalaya

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In Blue Sky Kingdom, we follow the author and his family's remarkable three months journey, where they would end up living amongst the Lamas of Zanskar Valley, a forgotten appendage of the ancient Tibetan empire, and one of the last places on earth where Himalayan Buddhism is still practiced freely in its original setting.

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Ontario Public Library 954 KIR (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
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  • ISBN: 1643135686 (hbk.)
  • ISBN: 9781643135687 (hbk.)
  • Physical Description: xxi, 295 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates : color illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Pegasus Books, 2020.

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Summary, etc.:
In Blue Sky Kingdom, we follow the author and his family's remarkable three months journey, where they would end up living amongst the Lamas of Zanskar Valley, a forgotten appendage of the ancient Tibetan empire, and one of the last places on earth where Himalayan Buddhism is still practiced freely in its original setting.
Subject: Kirkby, Bruce, 1968- > Travel > Himalaya Mountains.
Kirkby, Bruce, 1968- > Family > Travel > Himalaya Mountains.
Karsha Monastery.
Buddhism > India > Zanskar.
Himalaya Mountains > Description and travel.


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