Tsundu becoming a Lama

Lobsang Tsundu is a 13 year old Tibetan boy living and studying to be a monk (Lama) in Kopan Monastery, situated at the edge of Katmandu Valley. This documentary offers a glimpse into Tsundu's daily life at the monastery and his interaction with his family at home, his understanding of monastic...

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Main Author: Gurung, Raju
Corporate Author: Documentary Educational Resources (Firm)
Other Authors: Lobsang Tsundu
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Watertown, MA Documentary Educational Resources 1997, 1997
Series:Ethnographic video online, volume 1
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Collection: Ethnographic Video Online Vol. 1 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:Lobsang Tsundu is a 13 year old Tibetan boy living and studying to be a monk (Lama) in Kopan Monastery, situated at the edge of Katmandu Valley. This documentary offers a glimpse into Tsundu's daily life at the monastery and his interaction with his family at home, his understanding of monastic life and his family's thoughts about his life in the future. Narration is in the words and voices of Tsundu, his family members, and the abbot of Kopan monastery
Item Description:Title from container
Physical Description:1 streaming video (17 min.)