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Himalaya: vanishing cultures

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Publisher:
Harcourt Brace Jovanovich,
Pub. Date:
c1991.
Edition:
1st ed.
Language:
English
Lexile measure:
840L
Description
High in the Himalaya, Yangshi's mother is making a rice drink to trade at the market. For Sherpas and Tibetans, trading is a means of sharing their crops and goods with others who live throughout the mountain chain.Yanghsi's family also takes some of the rice drink to the monastery as a gift for the monks. Sherpas and Tibetans live simply, in harmony with the world around them. Yangshi's people believe life is an endless circle that goes around and around, as symbolized by the prayer wheel she spins at the monastery.
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ISBN:
9780152344658
9780152344665
Lexile measure:
840L
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Grouping Title himalaya vanishing cultures
Grouping Author reynolds jan
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-02 04:18:45AM
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