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Der Fruhlings- Und Wintermythus Der Kesarsage: Beitrage Zur Kenntnis Der Vorbuddhistischen Religion Tibets Und Ladakhs

By: A.H. Francke

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Osnabruck, Germany, Otto Zeller Verlag: 1968

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 004899

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 77. View more info

Making Faces: Self and Image in a Himalayan Valley

By: Alka Hingorani

Price: $59.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037729

ISBN: 9789383098019

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 160. View more info

Becoming India: Western Himalayas Under British Rule

By: Aniket Alam

Price: $18.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Foundation Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 020585

ISBN: 8175965649

Condition: New


Printed pages: 353. View more info

Becoming India: Western Himalayas Under British Rule

By: Aniket Alam

Price: $18.60

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Cambridge University Press: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 024275

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 353. View more info

Nicholas Roerich / Ashok Dilwali: Inspired by the Himalayas

By: Ashok Dilwali

Price: $61.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037380

ISBN: 9789381523513

Condition: New


Ashok Dilwalis photographs of the Himalayas recapture the magic and majesty of Roerichs genius. Following the same arduous path of the Russian master, he evokes the splendour and spirit of these awe-inspiring mountains by photographing the luminous landscapes that Roerich painted. Enduring harsh weather and conditions, he charts a love affair with Tibet, Ladakh, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, among others. Printed Pages: 174. View more info

Hatim's Tales in Kashmiri Stories

By: Aurel Stein; Introduction By Shafi Shauq

Price: $14.95

Publisher: Srinagar, India, Gulshan Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012941

ISBN: 8186714855

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 613 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

The Trails Less Travelled: Trekking the Himachal Himalayas

By: Avay Shukla

Price: $20.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038779

ISBN: 9789383098767

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 256 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Travel, Exploration & Sports in Himalayas

By: Colonel Kinloch

Price: $21.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Bhavana Books & Prints: 2001

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 017717

ISBN: 8186505563

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 243 with numerous b/w illustrations. View more info

Himalayan Buddhism: Past and Present

By: D.C. Ahir

Price: $58.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 034120

ISBN: 8170303702

Condition: New


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Kailash and Mansarovar: A Quest Beyond the Himalaya

By: Deb Mukharji

Price: $49.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037708

ISBN: 9789383098040

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 252. View more info

Goddess Worship in the Western Himalayas: Temples, Tradition, Art and Rituals

By: Deepak Rawat

Price: $42.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Agam Kala Prakashan: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037215

ISBN: 8173201242

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 191 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Himalayan Degradation: Colonial Forestry and Environmental Change in India (Culture and Environment of South Asia Series)

By: Dhirendra Datt Dangwal

Price: $22.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Foundation Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 025168

ISBN: 8175966319

Condition: New


Himalayan Degradation, Colonial Forestry and Environmental Change in India questions the recent trend of treating environmental and agrarian concerns as two separate domains. In this aspect, the book goes beyond the existing framework of environmental history that focuses only on the study of state policies and debates over redefining rights and examining protests. The author makes a careful study of the larger rural economy, emphasising the changing significance of past... View more info

Himalaya: The Secret of the Golden Tara

By: Dieter Glogowski

Price: $59.95

Publisher: Munich, Germany, C.J. Bucher Verlag GmbH: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 021447

ISBN: 3765816345

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 191 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Medicinal Plants of Himalayas: Vol. 1

By: Gyanendra Pandey

Price: $15.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sri Satguru Publications:

Seller ID: 035261

ISBN: 8170304644

Condition: New


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Man of Everest: The Autobiography of Tenzing

By: James Ramsey Ullman

Price: $9.99

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Pilgrims Books Pvt. Ltd.: 2004

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 002856

ISBN: 8177691910

Condition: New


Man of Everest is the story of a man who had been inspired by, and finally devoted his life to the mountains of the Great Himalaya. Spoken as a true son of the soil Tenzing through the capable pen of James Ramsey Ullman, tells us in his own word of his devotion to and fascination with the greatest of all the Himalayan Peaks Cholomungma commonly known to us as Mount Everest and of how in the end with his colleagues of the famed Hunt expedition, he finally was one of the f... View more info

Himalayas: Where Gods and Man Meet

By: John Keay

Price: $175.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Timeless Books: 2006

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030236

ISBN: 3898232468

Condition: New


Numerous colour illustrations throughout. View more info

Tibet

By: John Keay

Price: $400.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Timeless Books: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 030240

ISBN: 8189497200

Condition: New


The final book with the selection of 78 best panoramics taken on my four trips through Tibet (1985, 1986, 1987 and 1993). The double page panoramics are 136 cm long - the size this unique landscapes deserve. Text by John Keay. View more info

Riding the Himalayas

By: Keki N. Daruwalla

Price: $19.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 033401

ISBN: 8189738054

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 248 with 4 colour and 98 b/w illustrations. View more info

Himalayan Vignettes

By: Kekoo Naoroji

Price: $52.00

Publisher: Mumbai, India, The Himalayan Club: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018178

ISBN: 8188204234

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 236 with numerous colour and b.w illustrations. View more info

In the Shadow of the Himalayas: Tibet. Bhutan. Nepal. Sikkim: A Photographic Record By John Claude White 1883-1908

By: Kurt Meyer and Pamela Deuel Meyer

Price: $250.00

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038092

ISBN: 81-88204-25-0

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 190 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Annotated Bibliography on Himalaya, 4 Vols

By: Literary Circle, Jaipur

Price: $114.95

Publisher: Jaipur, India, Literary Circle: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036643

ISBN: 8181820339

Condition: New


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Himachal

By: Manmohan Singh Bawa

Price: $24.50

Publisher: New Delhi, Ind, Frank Educational Aids Pvt. Ltd and K.C. Ang. Publishing Pte. Ltd.: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 018177

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 130 with numerous colour plates and maps. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. View more info

Himalayan Wonderland: Travels in Lahaul and Spiti

By: Manohar Singh Gill (M.S. Gill)

Price: $14.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Penguin: 2010

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031820

ISBN: 0670084131

Condition: New


In the summer of 1962, a restless young Indian administrator, Manohar Singh Gill, made an arduous journey from the north Indian plains to the farthest reaches of the Indian Himalayas—the Lahaul and Spiti valleys—and spent a year there, living and working amongst the people. Gill went on to a distinguished career in the civil services and government, but his experience of the relentless beauty of these spectacular Himalayan deserts and the generosity of the people of ... View more info

The Cultural Monuments of Tibet: The Central Regions, 2 Vols

By: Michael Henss

Price: $369.95

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Prestel: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037934

ISBN: 3791351583

Condition: New


The only work of its kind, this comprehensive and systematic two-volume publication examines 1,400 years of Tibet's cultural heritage in art and architecture. Focusing on Central and Southern Tibet, these two beautifully illustrated volumes are the product not only of years of scholarship but also, importantly, of the many visits and field research trips the author made over the last twenty-five years. Providing a fundamental work of reference, they include over 1,000 il... View more info

Himalayan Voices: An Introduction to Modern Nepali Literature

By: Michael James Hutt

Price: $9.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 1993

Seller ID: 030510

ISBN: 8120811569

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 350. View more info

Homage to the Himalayas

By: Olivier Föllmi; Preface By His Holiness the Dalai Lama in collaboration with Benoit Nacci; Translated from the French By Simon Jones

Price: $32.00

Publisher: New York, USA, Harry N. Abrams, Inc.: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031063

ISBN: 0810959135

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 214 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Heavenly Himalayas: The Murals of Mangyu and Other Discoveries in Ladakh

By: Peter Van Ham

Price: $65.00

Publisher: Munich, Germany, Prestel: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037146

ISBN: 3791345435

Condition: New


This volume presents for the first time in book form important and largely unknown treasures of Indo-Kashmiri Buddhism. From the first century BCE to the thirteenth century, Kashmir was a thriving center of Buddhist culture and art. The rise of Islamic peoples led to the destruction of all temples constructed there during the Buddhist era. Yet in the remote Himalayas of Ladakh and other neighboring locations, a few of these archaeological and artistic treasures are exqui... View more info

Arunachal: Peoples, Arts and Adornment in India's Eastern Himalayas

By: Peter Van Ham

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037707

ISBN: 9789383098002

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 236. View more info

Himalayan Cities: Settlement Patterns, Public Places and Architecture

By: Pratyush Shankar; Foreword By Dr Julia A.B. Hegewald

Price: $60.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038817

ISBN: 9789383098163

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 216 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Image for The Moravian Brethren and Himalayan Cultures: Evangelisation, Society, Industry

The Moravian Brethren and Himalayan Cultures: Evangelisation, Society, Industry

By: Rafal Beszterda

Price: $49.25

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Munshiram Manoharlal Publishers Pvt. Ltd.: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037852

ISBN: 8121512786

Condition: New


Contents: Author's Preface List of Abbreviations Introduction Chapter I. The Moravian Brethren and their Missionary Work 1. History and description of the church 2. Missions and their organisation 3. Protestant missions in India 4. Moravian evangelisation work in India Chapter II. Non-Evangelical Work of the Moravian Brethren among the Indigenous Cultures of Northern India 1. Economy Agriculture and animal husbandry Handicrafts Communication Construction The missionaries... View more info

Brahmaputra and the Assam Valley

By: Ranjita Biswas

Price: $36.96

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037709

ISBN: 9789383098057

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 168. View more info

Himalayan Flowers

By: Ruskin Bond

Price: $25.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Brijbasi Art Press in association with The Variety Book Depot: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 038042

ISBN: 81-7107-036-1

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 131 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

A Survey of Bonpo Monasteries and Temples in Tibet and the Himalaya

By: Samten G. Karmay and Yasuhiko Nagano (eds)

Price: $71.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Saujanya Publications: 2008

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031936

ISBN: 818656103X

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 883 with numerous b/w figures and folding maps. View more info

Bhutan: Kingdom in the Himalaya

By: Sanjay Acharya

Price: $13.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 026938

ISBN: 8174360611

Condition: New


Tucked away in the eastern Himalaya, between the riverine plains of India and the cold and arid Tibetan plateau, Bhutan is the country of dreams, dragons, legends and landscapes. With its sparking verdant valleys, gurgling streams and forests aglow with wild orchids, this picturesque country is like none other. But Bhutan is more than just temperate forests and tropical jungles. It is the land where the king initiates the move towards democracy, where the people are ... View more info

Across the Himalayas: Men, Mountains and Myths

By: Seami Brahmananda

Price: $14.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Dominant Publishers and Distributors: 2003

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 019856

ISBN: 8178880903

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 374. Slightly rubbed dust jacket. View more info

The Holy Himalayas: An Abode of Hindu Gods. A Journey though the Mighty Himalayas

By: Shanta N. Nair

Price: $9.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Hindoology Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 029076

ISBN: 8122309674

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 94 with numerous colour illustrations. View more info

Claiming the High Ground: Sherpas, Subsistence and Environmental Change in the Highest Himalayas

By: Stanley F. Stevens

Price: $14.75

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Motilal Banarsidass Publishers Pvt. Ltd.:

Seller ID: 030099

ISBN: 8120813456

Condition: New


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Crafts of Himachal Pradesh (Living Traditions of India Series)

By: Subhashini Aryan

Price: $22.95

Publisher: Ahmedabad, India, Mapin Publishing: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 010635

ISBN: 8185822050

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 167 with numerous colour and b/w illustrations. View more info

Antiquities of Western Himalayas, 2 Vols.

By: Sunil Khosa, A.K. Singh and M. Chaturvedi

Price: $110.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Sundeep Prakashan: 1992

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 032615

ISBN: 8185067791

Condition: New


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Women in Prison: An Insight Into Captivity and Crime

By: Suvarna Cherukuri

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Foundation Books: 2007

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 023616

ISBN: 8175965479

Condition: New


Printed pages: 157. View more info

Himalayan Art

By: Swati Chopra

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Roli Books: 2011

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 036991

ISBN: 8174368574

Condition: New


The Himalayas have some of the highest inhabited regions in the world, and perhaps some of the oldest as well. Regions like Tibet, Ladakh, Kashmir, Nepal, Bhutan, north-east India, north Pakistan, have acted as wombs for the gestation of unique cultures, each with its own tapestry of beliefs, customs, art, architecture, crafts, cuisines, and so on. Much of Himalayan art, especially architecture, paintings, sculpture are rooted in religious practices, rituals, and beliefs... View more info

Himalayan Style

By: Thomas L. Kelly and Claire Burkert; Foreword By Robert Thurman

Price: $73.95

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Lustre Press/Roli Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037940

ISBN: 8174368884

Condition: New


Covering ancient Himalayan architecture, recent projects in restoration and new directions in building and crafts, the photographer and author demonstrate the tremendous vitality, range and potential of Himalayan forms and designs. Himalayan style contains a treasury of images and with Burkerts eloquent prose, this book engages readers both familiar and new to the Himalayas. Himalayan style begins by focusing on historic structures in Bhutan, India, Nepal and Tibet that... View more info

Balochistan at a Crossroads

By: Willem Marx and Marc Wattrelot

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Niyogi Books: 2014

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037727

ISBN: 9789381523858

Condition: New


Balochistan at a Crossroads is a captivating account of Willem Marxs travels in Balochistan. He recounts his adventures here as he goes into the backcountry to conduct some exclusive interviews. He confesses that although his travels were exhausting and sometimes very dangerous, the countrys landscape was endlessly beautiful in its emptiness. The list of people he had to interview contained the name of one of Irans most wanted terrorists and a ragtag militant organisatio... View more info