The Buddhist Trail in Himachal: A Travel Guide

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Good Earth Publications, Eicher Goodearth Limited, Jan 1, 2006 - Religion - 156 pages
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The Buddhist Trail in Himachal takes the traveler through the magnificent landscape of the world s youngest mountains sheltering some of its oldest monasteries. From the near perfect beauty of Lower Kinnaur to the austere splendour of Lahaul-Spiti, this highly visual guidebook charts both the majesty of the setting and the strength of spirit and faith that has allowed for habitation, and travel, here.

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Contents

Spread of Buddhism
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Gateway to LahaulSpiti and Kinnaur
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The Buddhist Trail in Himachal
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