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MORNING PRAYER from the Office of the Dead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,700. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The mystery team is at it again! This time the six good friends travel to the land of mystery and intrigue--Tibet--via Nepal and Bangkok. Having started their journey, but not even out of America yet, they are drawn into a search for an ancient Dorje--a scepter-like object used during Tibetan Buddhist prayer services. The Dorje quickly becomes the least of their challenges. Book three.
The Valley of the Singing Girl
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Price: Free! Words: 14,110. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A novel by White Feather. Once long ago a ruler of a nation sought counsel from a Tibetan holy man on how he could help lead his people through change. The holy man gave the ruler a magic flute that would drastically change his life & lead him on a journey of self-realization. The flute led him to a young girl who had the most beautiful singing voice that healed people. Then came the Mongol army.
High Road To Tibet - Travels in China, Tibet, Nepal and India
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Overland adventurer John Dwyer has less than three months to cross China, Tibet, Nepal and India and he has a to-do list: drink snake blood, get smuggled into Tibet, and hike to Mount Everest. Join him on his epic trek from the Great Wall of China to the Taj Mahal and read about Asia's wildest and most fascinating regions.
The Banquet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
"The Banquet" is a mystical story of ritual and release. Fleeing from an invading army, a Tibetan monk retreats to the wilderness and enacts the richly symbolic but gruesome ritual known as Chod, or the Mystic Banquet. His renunciation of reality at the story's climax helps his students face their inevitable execution with serenity. The Chod does exist and is accurately portrayed here.
From Brunei and Beyond: The Gaijin Girl's Guide to Asian Cuisine
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,450. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Chinese
Designed as a guidebook to Asian Cuisine, From Brunei and Beyond takes readers through a tour of east and southeast Asia - provided a handy introduction to each country's vocabulary and signature dishes.
Journey to Lhasa in Tibet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
An ancient, beat-up, rusty Chinese bus is the transport to Lhasa from Nepal. It providing an unforgettable travel experience. Visit the ten storey high Potala Palace once the home of the Dalai Lama and his Summer Palace and the monasteries of Sera and Deprung.
Industrial Parks in Tibet
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Lhasa, the capital of China's Tibet Autonomous Region, is also the center of Tibet’s politics, economy and culture. The city is located in the middle of southern Tibet at an altitude of 3,650 meters. It is one of the highest cities in the world. Lhasa does not have extremely frigid winters or unbearably hot summers.
Mountain Folktales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Folklore from the world’s highlands. Tales of lives spent in some of the highest spots on the earth, from the Himalayas to the Alps. One in a series of 18 titles on topics that range from Enchantment to Trickery; with Folly, Passion & Vice in between.
The Buddha Conspiracy: Book One of the Ashoka Chronicles
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 126,320. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
"The entire planet will be plunged once again into the Dark Ages. The history of the coming years will inflict itself as an ugly mimicry of all that was before: crusaders and infidels, inquisitors and heretics, gods and devils, witches and priests. There is a certain cabal of mystics in the Himalayas, however, that has been working for millenniums to avert such a debacle..." - Master Cheogh-tse
Christians, Justice and Tibet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,330. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2010 by Gilead Books Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Tibet is a casualty of a repressive regime with blindspots big enough to swallow a whole culture. John Scawen writes passionately of the importance of standing for the weak against the strongest and most overpowering odds imaginable.