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Indien Underifrån
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Price: Free! Words: 86,070. Language: Swedish. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Essay » Sociology
Mina upplevelser i västra Indien 2013 och 2014 tillsammans med underprivilegierade människor som försöker förbättra sina levnadsvillkor. Samtal om familjelivets skiftningar. All konversation var på hindi. Jag har haft särskilt nära band med soparkastens folk (bhangi), men även bra kontakt med andra grupper i stad och by, slättbygd och djungelområden. Om utvecklingsarbeten i byar och städer.
Jersey Yogi: The Unintentional Enlightenment of an Uptight Man
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Yoga
As he stood stark naked in his massage seminar, Jim wondered just how he, an average guy from a cookie-cutter neighborhood in the suburbs, had come to find himself there. An improbable series of coincidences had shaken him out of his comfortable life and into a world of New Age healing, spirituality and ashrams. He was on a path, in spite of himself.
Silicon Valley Monk: From Metaphysics to Reality on the Buddhist Path
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Price: Free! Words: 102,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
"Silicon Valley Monk" is a memoir of one man's attempt to wake up amid the reality distortion field of Silicon Valley - and his own mind.
Your Health Guide for the Indian Subcontinent
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 93,990. Language: British English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Family health
'Your Health Guide for the Indian Subcontinent' is a practical user-friendly book offering tips on prevention of health risks, along with advice on how to tackle common problems; whether at home or travelling within the subcontinent. This book is essential for Local citizens, Domestic tourists, visiting and returning NRI’s, Inbound tourists and Expatriates living in the subcontinent.
India Unplugged. What Really Happens When You Are Traveling, Living and Working in India
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,450. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
How do you take a bucket shower? Why are your colleagues offended if you don’t bring chocolate to the office? How do you bargain with a dentist? In her new book, Aurelia shares the most eclectic and personal stories from her life in India. Entertaining, witty, and insightful, India unplugged is an irresistible treat for armchair tourists, experienced expats and adventurous backpackers alike.
Tale Of A Tea Planter
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Price: Free! Words: 29,890. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jim Glendinning describes the early parts of his life coming from a small town in Buckinghamshire to become a Tea Planter in India.
A Beard In Nepal 3. Travels with the Beard in Nepal, Bhutan and India
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 49,010. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Tod and Fiona visit Nepal for a third time, and meet up again with their friends in the small, isolated village of Salle, high in the Everest Region of the country. They also visit Bhutan, and climb up to the spectacularly beautiful Tiger's Nest Monastery. They drive back to Nepal via India, racing through blazing forests and arriving at 2am in a completely dark Kathmandu, devoid of electricity.
ИНДЖОЙ!
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,120. Language: Russian. Published: December 26, 2013 by Greg McElveen. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Это книга для женщин, которые столкнулись с разлукой, о том, как можно справиться с невыносимой болью измены и обрести свою любовь вновь. An amazing Russian woman writes about her pain from betrayal and how through an inspiring journey in India she found peace and the ability to not only survive but thrive and perceive life differently. The many color photos of India and its people are wonderful.
Havelock Island
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,980. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Treetop presents its 2014 travel edition covering Havelock Island in the Andamans, a pristine gem in the Indian Ocean. As yet untouched by tourist waves, it finds only a cursory mention in most guide books. Our contributors have put together an exploratory tour of the isle, with 12 detailed maps including a survey of dive sites. Bonus sections: a localised reef guide + an ornithological handbook.
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013 by Proglen. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Bhutanese Tales of the Yeti is a collection of twenty-two stories set in four different regions of Bhutan. The presence of the yeti is ubiquitous to the kingdoms of the Himalayas, where beliefs and attitudes related to it go beyond scientific judgment and analysis. The Bhutanese consider the yeti, or the migoi, to be an essential part of the backdrop of their existence.
Trekking In The Annapurna Area Along The New NATT-Trails Which Avoid The Road
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Price: $8.05 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This Trekking Guidebook for the Annapurna area describes the NATT- trekking trails (= Natural Annapurna Trekking trail) which avoid the newly open roads. It includes Annapurna round / circuit, Tilicho lake, Annapurna Panorama trek & Poon Hill, Annapurna Basecamp trek ABC and the new Khopra Danda and Mardi Himal trek. This book will help you to find beautiful trekking trails beside the road.
A Last Chance Powerdrive Part 4 Walking in the Footsteps of a Buddha
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Series: A Last Chance Powerdrive, Book 4. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 51,730. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Leaving his motorbike Ambliss behind in Kathmandu, Benedict treks through the mountains of Nepal to Everest Base Camp. It is journey that will take him to the most extreme landscapes, both inside and out, and will lead to realisations that will change his life forever. 'Walking in the Footsteps of a Buddha' is the final part of 'A Last Chance Powerdrive'.
Bland Bybor I Västra Rajasthan
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Price: Free! Words: 42,110. Language: Swedish. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Självbiografisk berättelse om vänskapsrelationer och kulturkrockar i Indien mellan 1977 och 2008. Min kontakt med byliv och växtodling i enkla genuina miljöer, där man klarar sitt vardagsliv genom strävsamt arbete. Med små marginaler och många att försörja. Vad familjerna gör för att säkra sin framtid. Hur samhällsförändringarna påverkar deras tillvaro. Samtal med byborna om deras livssyn.
Djupdykningar I Det Indiska Folkhavet
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Price: Free! Words: 82,730. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Dagbok från resor på egen hand bland vanligt folk i norra delen av Indien mellan 2008 och 2012. Ett försök att förstå tillvaron för dem, som har mycket små resurser. Genom samtal på deras eget språk.Med fattiga bönder och bybor, med dem som utsätts för kastdiskriminering, och dem som har urusla bostäder i små och stor städer. Från Gujarat i väster till Bihar i öster.
Confession of a Coward - an Indian Adventure
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This book describes a nine month journey through India and Nepal, focusing on the interesting and often arresting characters encountered along the way. The book is unusual as it is written from a female point of view. The narrator is an inexperienced and nervous traveller, which makes a change of pace from accounts by the well-travelled and intrepid. Throughout her journey, she meets a range of un
Irish Feet in Asian Flip-Flops
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: English (Irish dialect). Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
A collection of stories, anecdotes and reflections on the author's travel and work in Asia, in particular South Asia, spanning 15 years from first setting foot in Asia to present involvement and work with a small Irish charity organisation. The book is humorous, serious, reflective as the author communicates real experiences of an Irish mind grappling with life in new cultures.
A Last Chance PowerDrive Part 3 A Ghost upon a Haunted Highway
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Series: A Last Chance Powerdrive, Book 3. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 32,890. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
The biggest battles we fight Are always with ourselves.... A Last Chance Powerdrive Part Three follows the journey of ex teacher Benedict Beaumont as he drives from Rishikesh to Kathmandu on his Royal Enfield Motorbike Ambliss. A Ghost upon a Haunted Highway is the sequel to 'Gods on Tour and Dreaming in High places'and 'Of Death and the Desert'.
Sünden auf meinem Planeten - Kein Reiseführer für Indien
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 91,090. Language: German. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Wie ist das wohl, wenn man sich mit Mitte Vierzig entscheidet, seinen Business-Anzug gegen einen Rucksack zu tauschen und sich aufmacht, fünf Wochen vornehmlich alleine durch Indien zu reisen? In 2009 habe ich dieses Experiment unternommen. Folgen Sie mir durch Indien, wo es nicht nur Schönes zu sehen gibt. Aber wegschauen werden wir nicht. Augenkontakt halten, so lange wie möglich. Darum geht es.
Everyday Exile
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Everyday Exile addresses a range of issues which drive Tibetans to leave their homeland and the difficulties they face upon resettling in exile communities in India and Nepal. The book is aimed at those with little or no knowledge of the Tibetan situation. The region's unique culture is introduced, along with descriptions of the settlements and interviews with Tibetans from many walks of life.
Rising from the Dust ~ India's Hidden Voices
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,510. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(5.00 from 1 review)
A quest for adventure becomes a labour of love as Mark Helyar gains intimate access into the heart of a society rarely experienced by the western world.