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Mipam: The Lama of the Five Wisdoms
A Tibetan Novel by Lama Yongden
Mipam: The Lama of the Five Wisdoms
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Lama Yongden - Author
Percy Lloyd - Author
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Hardcover - 340 pages
Release Date: January 1987
ISBN10: 0-88706-531-7
ISBN13: 978-0-88706-531-6

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Paperback - 340 pages
Release Date: January 1987
ISBN10: 0-88706-532-5
ISBN13: 978-0-88706-532-3

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Summary

This story, drawn from old Tibetan folk tales, has the psychological depth of a western novel. It is a love story woven around the search for the missing reincarnation of a great Lama. Along the way we glimpse a people whose spirituality is as exalted as the Himalayas. There is humor as well, when the hero encounters a bewildering group of Christian missionaries. In the depiction of Chinese culture, and the Chinese merchants of Tibet, there is a foreshadowing of the country's tragic fate.

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