Lhamo: An Opera From the Roof of the World

By: Joanna Ross

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Since the communist Chinese assumed control of Tibet in 1959, many aspects of Tibetan culture have been threatened. Lhamo, Tibetan opera is one of these. As Chinese troops tour all over the world masquerading as Tibetan opera, it is left to exiled Tibetans in India to preserve the distinctive art form at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts.Lhamo : Opera from the Roof of the World is the first Book in English to provide An Introduction to this fascinating field. From the History and Origins of Lhamo, the book describes opera in Tibet and looks at each aspect of the performance today. Synopsis of nine enchanting opera stories are included.Printed Pages: 132.

Title: Lhamo: An Opera From the Roof of the World

Author Name: Joanna Ross

Categories: India, Cultural Studies,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Paljor Publications/Library of Tibetan Works & Archives: 1995

ISBN: 8186230025

ISBN 13: 9788186230022

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New

Seller ID: 103633

Keywords: Lhamo: An Opera From the Roof of the World Joanna Ross