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Tibet to Texas

A Grassroots History of Karma Kagyu Buddhism in the Lone Star State

by Dewitte Lindsey

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  • 10 Currently reading

Published by Eakin Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • United States - State & Local - South,
  • Texas,
  • History - U.S.,
  • Religion,
  • Vajradhatu (Association),
  • United States,
  • Buddhism - Tibetan,
  • History,
  • 20th century,
  • Kar-ma-pa (Sect)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages206
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8731825M
    ISBN 101571686916
    ISBN 109781571686916
    OCLC/WorldCa50477271

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