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First collection of Tibetan historical inscriptions on rock and stone from Ladakh Himalaya

Francke, August Hermann

First collection of Tibetan historical inscriptions on rock and stone from Ladakh Himalaya

by Francke, August Hermann

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Published by Sri Satguru Publications in Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ladākh (India),
  • India,
  • Ladākh.
    • Subjects:
    • Inscriptions -- India -- Ladākh.,
    • Inscriptions, Tibetan -- Translations into Roman.,
    • Ladākh (India) -- Kings and rulers -- History -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesInscriptions on rock and stone from Ladakh Himalaya
      StatementA.H. Francke, Prem Singh Jina.
      GenreTranslations into Roman., Sources.
      SeriesBibliotheca Indo-Buddhica series ;, no. 230, Bibliotheca Indo-Buddhica ;, no. 230.
      ContributionsJina, Prem Singh.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCN1175.L33 F73 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxx, 161 p. ;
      Number of Pages161
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3713638M
      ISBN 10817030766X
      LC Control Number2003313903

      The Tibetan and Himalayan Library (THL), formerly the Tibetan and Himalayan Digital Library (THDL), is a multimedia guide and digital library hosted by the University of Virginia focused on the languages, history and geography of Tibet and the THL has also designed a scholarly transcription for Standard Tibetan known as the THL Simplified Phonetic TranscriptionCategory: Non-latin. The Great Game of Mapping the Himalaya Rasoul Sorkhabi Kipling popularised the term 'Great Game' for rivalries and conflicts among Britain, Russia, France, and China to gain political and economic control of the Indian subcontinent and central Asian highlands during the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries (for more information refer to my article 'Kipling and Kim' in HJ, Vol. 63).

      The Tibetan and Himalayan Library (THL) is a publisher of websites, information services, and networking facilities relating to the Tibetan plateau and southern Himalayan regions. One of THL's central foci has been the creation and creative dissemination of audio-video collections with the goal of documenting oral and embodied forms of knowledge in Tibet and the Himalayas, as.   The Tibetian plateau is the highest in the world, made by the Indian plate ramming into Asia. Current page: Page 1. Next Page Page 2.

        The Tibetan and Himalayan Library (THL) is a publisher of websites, information services, and networking facilities relating to the Tibetan plateau and southern Himalayan regions. THL promotes the integration of knowledge and community across the divides of academic disciplines, the historical and the contemporary, the religious and the secular, the global and the local.   Rare Look into a 12th-Century Tibetan Buddhist Cave Temple - Guru Lakhang - Ladakh, India - Duration: Taylor Clark Johnson - Photographer & Filmma views


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First collection of Tibetan historical inscriptions on rock and stone from Ladakh Himalaya by Francke, August Hermann Download PDF EPUB FB2

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