Tales of Uncle Tompa, the Legendary Rascal of Tibet

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Dorje Ling, 1975 - Social Science - 77 pages
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The Western world has become familiar with Tibet through the Buddhist teachings of emigre Lamas. With these tales about an outrageous popular "trickster", Uncle Tompa, we are introduced to another side of Tibet: a bawdy world of humor, and the, rough and tumble, everyday, secular life of the Tibetan people.

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Racy, earthy folk tales from a people I did not associate with laughter and genial rudeness. Enlightening! Read full review


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Uncle Tompa Becomes the Bride of a Rich Man 24
Uncle Tompa Plants Human Hair 35

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