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The Epic of Gesar of Ling

The Epic of Gesar of Ling

Gesar's Magical Birth, Early Years, and Coronation as King

The Epic of Gesar of Ling( )
Translator: Kornman, Robin
Chonam, Lama
Khandro, Sangye
Foreword by: Mipham, Sakyong
Rinpoche, Alak Zenkar
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Shambhala Publications, Incorporated
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $120.00
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The Gesar of Ling epic is the Tibetan equivalent of The Arabian Nights. For hundreds of years, versions of it have been known in oral and written form in Tibet, China, Central Asia, and across the eastern Silk Route. King Gesar, renowned throughout these areas, represents the ideal warrior. As a leader with his people's loyalty and trust, he conquers all their enemies and protects the peace. His life story, which is full of miracles and magic, is an inspiration and a spiritual...
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Detailed Subjects: Literary Collections / General
Literary Collections / Asian / Chinese
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):7.45 x 10.96 x 2.18 Inches
Book Weight:4.78 Pounds

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