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Dolpo

Karna Sakya

Dolpo

the world behind the Himalayas

by Karna Sakya

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Published by Sharda Prakashan Griha in Kathmandu .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Dolpā (Nepal),
  • Nepal,
  • Dolpā.
    • Subjects:
    • Sakya, Karna, 1943-,
    • Hiking -- Nepal -- Dolpā.,
    • Dolpā (Nepal) -- Description and travel.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 194.

      StatementKarna Sakya.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS495.8.D64 S24
      The Physical Object
      Pagination198 p., [14] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages198
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4388166M
      LC Control Number78907108

      likes. Dolpoのパイオニア、西ネパールの第一人者・(故)吉永定雄、(故)大西保、そして、水谷さんから頂い山図書(Typhoon文庫)をベースにした大人の山基地! 金剛山登 Followers: The antique settlements in Upper Dolpo are situated 4, meters and above! The high and parched valley of Dolpo in northernmost Nepal houses the last miscellanies and remnants of the ancient Tibetan culture. To add more to that, Dolpo is the only region in the earth where the people practice the ancient Pre-Buddhist religion, Bon Po.

      Dolpo. 3K likes. Dolpo is a high-altitude culturally Tibetan region in the upper part of the Dolpa District of western ers: 3K. Upper Dolpo Trek / Situated North East of Nepal the Dolpo area is vast and covers 15% of Nepal. Hidden away by the lofty Tibetan plateau in the North, Dhaulagiri in the East (the world’s 7th highest mountain at 8, m), and mountain passes to the South, this large area is one of Nepal’s hidden gems, 5/5.

      Remote, wild and famed in lore from Peter Matthiessen’s, The Snow Leopard. Dolpo is the legendary region of Nepal, situated between the Tibetan plateau and the Dhaulagiri ranges. The entire district was once closed to trekkers when the southern part of Dolpo was opened to organized trekking groups. Peter Matheson's book - The Snow Leopard and Snell grove - Himalayan pilgrimage have contributed to the mystique and attraction of Dolpo. Dolpo region situated between the Tibetan plateau and the Dhaulagiri Himalayan range is the highest inhabited land of Dolpo.


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In Dolpo: People and Landscape, Gerda Pauler explores the individuals, communities and culture that makes Dolpo one of the most fascinating regions of the Himalaya. Interviews with Dolpo's inhabitants, meticulous research and stunning photography make this book a must-read for anyone with an interest in Central Asia and Nepal/5(2).

Dolpo book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. Dolpo: Hidden Land of the Himalayas Hardcover – March 1, by Eric Valli (Author)Cited by: 1.

Going to Dolpo is an ambitious book, but it is ultimately unsuccessful because Doyle is unable to bring together the diverse threads of the story. The travel journal, epic adventure and Buddhist treatise all trail along parallel to each other, never really intersecting/5(3).

In Dolpo: People and Landscape, Gerda Pauler explores the individuals, communities and culture that makes Dolpo one of the most fascinating regions of the Himalaya. Dolpo book Interviews with Dolpo's inhabitants, meticulous research and stunning photography make this book a must-read for anyone with an interest in Central Asia and Nepal.

Hardcover The Buddha from Dölpo is a revised and enlarged edition of the only book about the most controversial Buddhist master in the history of Tibet, Dölpopa Sherab Gyaltsen (–), who became perhaps the greatest Tibetan expert of the Kalacakra or Wheel of Time, a vast system of tantric by: In Dolpo: People and Landscape, Gerda Pauler explores the individuals, communities and culture that makes the remote region of Dolpo in Nepal one of the most fascinating places in the Himalaya.

Interviews with Dolpo’s inhabitants, meticulous research and stunning photography make this book a must-read for anyone with Dolpo book interest in Central Asia. Dolpo: People and Landscape is her second book. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.

Then you Dolpo book start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - no Kindle device required/5(2). On the basis of elevation range, Dolpo is divided into two distinct levels like Lower Dolpo and Upper Dolpo.

Lower Dolpo comprises altitude below m, whereas Upper Dolpo is on above m. Dolpo is lying in the rain shadows of Dhaulagiri, Churen Himal, Kajiruba Himal, and Tibetan plateau that is why annual precipitation is normally less than.

Dolpo (Standard Tibetan: དོལ་པོ) is a high-altitude culturally Tibetan region in the upper part of the Dolpa District of western Nepal, bordered in the north by China.: 1–3 Part of the region lies in Shey Phoksundo National sparse, agro-pastoral population, known as Dolpo in standard Tibetan and Dhol-wa in the local dialect, is connected to the rest of Nepal via Jufal.

This book takes us to an ancient enclave of Tibetan culture in Nepal - the region of Dolpo in the north-west. After outlining the key geographical, historical and religious features of the region, one exemplary case among the various ritual practices of the local Bon society is placed under closer scrutinity: The Mendrub ritual.

Book - Lower Dolpo Trekking is an outstanding trek in the isolated area of west Nepal where trek can also be done even in the mid monsoon as it lies in the rain shadow.

About the Author Dorje Dolma was born in the remote Dolpo region of Nepal, high in the mountains bordering Tibet. She was the oldest of eleven children, only six of whom survived the harsh conditions of their lives/5(32). The Buddha from Dölpo is a revised and enlarged edition of the only book about the most controversial Buddhist master in the history of Tibet, Dölpopa Sherab.

My name is Chandra and I will be your guide. I am from the remote area of Dolpo and my vision is to provide you authentic best nepal trekking experiences.

If you book with us you help support the Dolpo area and its people directly. Experience authentic culture and amazing landscapes on our ecological trekking tours. Destination Dolpo comprises of strong and experienced team members who are always ready to cater your needs, always happy to make your trekking ever more exciting and memorable.

Dolpos point of interest is that untilit was a forbidden land with an authentic Tibetan culture largely unchanged for the last years.

The book recounts the journey of Matthiessen and Schaller in to Shey Gompa in the inner Dolpo region of Nepal. Schaller's original objective was to compare the mating habits of the Himalayan blue sheep (the bharal) with those of the common sheep of the USA, while for Matthiessen the trip was more of a spiritual exploration.

Another aim was to spot the snow Author: Peter Matthiessen. The Buddha from Dolpo examines the life and thought of the Tibetan Buddhist master, Dolpopa Sherba Gyaltsen (). known as The Buddha from Dolpo, he was one of the most important and original thinkers in Tibetan history, and perhaps the greatest expert on the Tantric teachings of the Kalachra or Wheel of largely upon esotric Buddhist knowledge.

There are gompas (Buddhist monasteries) in Dolpo which speaks volumes for their religious fervor. One of the delightful moments during the trek is the sight of long yak caravans that even today endure immense hardships negotiating the harsh, icy terrain, crossing high mountain passes, carrying goods for barter to the other side of the Himalayas.

Dolpo's isolation makes it home to the largest snow leopard population on Earth. For you literary buffs, this is the region that Peter Matthiessen and George Schaller explored in the classic book "The Snow Leopard." A note from IMG Guide Adam Angel.

I led the first IMG Dolpo Trek inand it was the most incredible trek I've ever done. Foreword Keeping this frequently heard Tibetan proverb in mind, I would like to introduce Karma, a Nomad of Tibet, my guide and friend.

To introduce Karma, a nomad of Tibet, my understanding of the Tibetan spirit. With karma, I visited most of Dolpo, and I consider myself especially fortunate, from the human as well as the professional points of view, to have met Karma, a .DOLPO, Reggio nell'Emilia. K likes. DOLPO. Borderline drone doom / Self-sacrifice for electric guitars, bass, kangling, rag-dung, damaru, dung-chen, gyaling, rolmo Followers: K.In his book The Snow Leopard, Peter Mathesons describes his journey through the beautiful land of Dolpo.

Nepal’s first English subtitle movie and Oscar nominated Himalaya or Caravan were also shot in this region. Upper Dolpo is a region of mystical beauty. And its remoteness adds to the sense of adventure among its visitors.