Tibetan Rescue: The Extraordinary Quest to Save the Sacred Art Treasures of Tibet
This text chronicles Logan's journey across snow-covered mountains, through sparsely-populated provinces and into the remotest parts of Eastern Tibet to save sacred art treasures. It weaves the story of her travels with the history and culture behind the art she attempts to save.
What people are saying - Write a review
Tibetan rescue: the extraordinary quest to save the sacred art treasures of TibetUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Logan (Among Warriors: A Woman Martial Artist in Tibet), an American with a Ph.D. in aerospace, here chronicles her four-year endeavor, beginning in 1994, to restore a monastery in a remote part of ... Read full review
Other editions - View all
abbot aflame animal glue apprentice Buddha Buddhist building called Carlo Chengdu Chimei Chimei Dorje China Chinese clay clean conservation courtyard Dalai Lama Dege County Denba Derge Derge Printing House detachment Dipankara Donatella Dzongsar figures foreign Gadris Ganzi Ganzi Prefecture gauze Gelug glue Gonpo Guido Harry Hong Kong horses John Sanday Jonathan Kagyu Kandze Kangding Karma Karma Kagyu Kham Kham Aid Foundation Khampas Kunchok later layer Lhasa Lhazom living look main temple Malu Man-bris meters mission monastery's monks murals Nyima Tsering Nyingma painters Paola passed Peng Jing Pewar Monastery Pewar Rinpoche pile Qing Razat repair Rinpoche's river road Sakya Shong Shongshong Tawu Tenzeng Nyima thankas Tibet Tibet Autonomous Region Tibetan Buddhism Tibetan plateau timber took town Trajia Trango trip tulkus upstairs Urgyen wall paintings Wong Ya'an Yangjin yuan