New Horizons in Bon Studies (Bon Studies-2)

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Many Tibetan Buddhists believe that it is possible for those left behind to assist the dead person on their journey by doing spiritual work that increases the merits of the deceased and thus helps them to a better rebirth. From 1911 to 1950, Tibet experienced relative peace because of the protection of the British. Thought processes: For more about Buddha, go to the Tibetan Buddhism site at It's cool: For a highly personal look at the world of ice cream, go to ---------- Send inquiries to John Anderson and Variety

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Publisher: Saujanya Publications, Delhi (India); First Indian Edition edition (December 1, 2004)

ISBN: 8186561013

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