Fate of the lhapa

(Producer) This is about the last three Tibetan shamans (lhapas) living in a Tibetan refugee camp in Nepal. With no other descendants to carry on their healing practices and a younger generation acculturating and modernizing, they are practicing an endangered tradition

Main Author: Sifers, Sarah
Corporate Author: Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Format: eBook
Language:Tibetan
Published: Watertown, MA Documentary Educational Resources 2007, c2007-2008
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
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Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:(Producer) This is about the last three Tibetan shamans (lhapas) living in a Tibetan refugee camp in Nepal. With no other descendants to carry on their healing practices and a younger generation acculturating and modernizing, they are practicing an endangered tradition
Item Description:Date on disc label: 2007; copyright date on container: 2008
Physical Description:1 streaming video (63 min.)