To A Mountain In Tibet

  • Colin Thubron

  • ISBN: 9781445013114

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Mount Kailas is the most sacred of the world's mountains - holy to one fifth of humanity. Isolated beyond the central Himalayas, it is claimed by myth to be the... more

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Mount Kailas is the most sacred of the world's mountains - holy to one fifth of humanity. Isolated beyond the central Himalayas, it is claimed by myth to be the source of the universe created from cosmic waters and the mind of Brahma. Its summit has never been scaled, but for centuries the mountain has been ritually circled by Hindu and Buddhist pilgrims.Colin Thubron joins these pilgrims, after an arduous trek from Nepal, through the high passes of Tibet, to the magical lakes beneath the slopes of Kailas itself. His trek around the great mountain, revered by multitudinous others, awakes an inner landscape of solitude, love, grief, restoring precious fragments of his own origins.
To A Mountain In Tibet by Colin Thubron, narrated by Jonathan Keeble

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General

ISBN(s)
Audio MP3 CD: 9781445013114
(01 Sep 2011)
Audio CD: 9781445013107
(01 Sep 2011)

Narrator(s)
Audio MP3 CD: Jonathan Keeble
Audio CD: Jonathan Keeble

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