Vedic Books - Purveyors of fine Indological Books! MY ACCOUNT  MY CART  CHECKOUTVedic Books Sale 2011
LiveZilla Live Help
VEDIC BOOKS » TRAVEL » TIBET » Journey to Lhasa and Central Tibet MY ACCOUNT  |  MY CART  |  CHECKOUT
BOOK SEARCH
BROWSE
BROWSE
AGNIHOTRA
ARTS
ASTROLOGY
AYURVEDA
BIOGRAPHY
BUDDHISM
CHILDRENS BOOKS
COMMUNITIES
COOKING
DIARIES
DIVINATION
EDUCATION
ENVIRONMENT
FRANCAIS
GENERAL
GIFT VOUCHERS
HEALING
HINDI BOOKS
HISTORY
INSPIRATION
JYOTISH
LANGUAGES
MASTERS
MEDITATION
MUSIC
ORGANIC FARMING
PHILOSOPHY
PSYCHOLOGY
RELIGIONS
SANSKRIT
SPIRITUAL TEXTS
SPIRITUALITY
TANTRA
TIBETAN BUDDHISM
TRAVEL
  INDIA
  NEPAL
  SACRED SITES
  TIBET
VASTU
VEDANTA
VEDIC MATHEMATICS
VEGETARIANISM
WOMEN
YOGA
LATEST RELEASES
LATEST RELEASES  more
Svara Yoga
Svara Yoga
$4.95
$3.71
Affiliate Program
Affiliates

Join Now
Affiliate Log In
Affiliate Information
DAILY WISDOM

Makes sure your home and office are built aligned as closely as possible to True North, this will bring alignment in your life as the natural energies that run horizonal and vertical on the earth will aid your own inner harmony.

More wisdom...

QUICK INFO
About Us
Shipping Info
Vedic Books FAQ
Privacy Notice
Terms & Conditions
Contact Us
WE ACCEPT

Journey to Lhasa and Central Tibet

by Sarat Chandra Das & W.W. Rockhill

No customer reviews yet. ( Be the first )
$12.49 $9.37

Quantity:

A Journey to lhasa and Central Tibet is a record of explorer Sarat Chandra Das' travels through Sikim into Tibet during the year 1879-1891.  Das is considered as one of the greatest pioneering travellers who ever entered Tibet. 

The marvelous primary resource - later edited by W.W. Rockhill - covers Das' journey from Darjeeling to Tashilhunpo, his residence there, on to Dongtse, and his onward journey to Lhasa via Tashilhunpo and Yamdo Samding. 

From his time at Lhasa, he gives details about the government of Lhasa, their customs, festivals, and culture.  He records his return journey to Tashilhunpo and Ugyen-Gyasto's visit to the Bonbo Sanctuary of Rigyail Sendar.  He describes in detail the funeral of Panchen Rinpoche, his visit to the Great Lamasery of Samye and to Yarlund.  His visit to Sakya is also recorded, and his subsequent return to India, where he explored the idea of social divisions, marriage, funerals, medicine and festivals of Tibet.  This book is a witness to Sarat Chandra Das' tremendous work, and is an example of what a travelogue should be.

 

 

 





Detailed Product Info:

Title: Journey to Lhasa and Central Tibet
Author(s): Sarat Chandra Das & W.W. Rockhill
ISBN: 9788129111296
Year of Publication: 2001
Bibliographic Information: Pages: xvi+291p
Format: Soft Cover
Language: English
Help us to improve our product listings by updating product information.
Vedic Books Sales Rank:

Today: 6202
Yesterday: 6200
Vedic Books Product Explorer

Explore more books in Vedic Books > TRAVEL > TIBET
Vedic Books > TRAVEL
Write Review Reviews
SHOPPING CART  more
0 items
LOG IN
E-Mail Address:
Password:
Secure Log In
New User
Forgot Password?
TELL A FRIEND
 
Tell someone you know about this book.
RECENTLY VIEWED
Journey to Lhasa and Central Tibet
Encyclopaedia of Indian Fairs and Festivals
Brahma Darsana
Pramana Paddhati -Jayatirth Virchit
Inner Tantric Yoga: Working With the Universal Shakti Secrets of Mantras, Deities and Meditation
Zero Budget Natural Farming - Five Layer Palekar's Model (Part I)
A Systematic Course in the Ancient Tantric Techniques of Yoga and Kriya
Masterpieces of Mathura Museum
Modality Reference and Sense
BOOK REVIEWS  more
Write ReviewWrite a review for this book!
ARTICLES

New Articles (0)
All Articles (326)
Aromatherapy (16)
Ayurveda (51)
Diet (22)
Green Building (3)
Green Gardening (9)
Jyotish (10)
Natural Energy (5)
Recycling (2)
Sacred Sites (6)
Saints of India (1)
Spiritual Insight (54)
Sustainability (7)
Vaastu (2)
Vedic Agnihotra (10)
Vedic Culture (22)
Vedic Jyotish (23)
Vedic Maths (6)
Vedic Teachings (27)
Vedic Vaastu (4)
Vegetarianism (12)
Water (5)
World Religions (15)
Yoga (13)
TESTIMONIALS

I am very happy with Vedic Books' customer service. Staff responded promptly to my query on the missing books I ordered. The issue was resolved and I received the books soon afterwards. Great service!...
Read more...

Robert


Subscribe to the Vedic Books Newsletter
Newsletter Sign-Up *Email: *Enter the code shown:
Join our Vedic Books family by subscribing to our newsletter and keeping up with divine wisdom from India.

Earn 5% commission simply by linking to Vedic Books !
Learn More about the Vedic Books Affiliates Program



Follow us on Twitter | Browse the Aisles | Search for a Book | Bestsellers | Specials | Latest Releases | Book of the Moment

Contact Us | Help | My Shopping Cart | My Account | Mailing List | Affiliate Program | Tell-a-Friend | Redeem Voucher | Sitemap | Products RSS Feed

Our International Sites: USA | United Kingdom | South Africa

You might also enjoy: Madanapalas | Agnihotra Direct | Ayurveda Direct | Panchakarma

Copyright 2003-2019, Vedic Books | Terms and Conditions