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Secrets of Shangri-La : quest for sacred caves.

Clark, Liesl. (Added Author). Effros, Jamie. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 55 min.)) : sound, color
  • Publisher: [United States] : National Geographic : 2009.

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Restrictions on Access Note:
Digital content provided by hoopla.
Participant or Performer Note:
Narrator, Jamie Effros.
Summary, etc.:
For years, adventurers from all over the world have searched for the mythic paradise of Shangri-La and have found little...until now. Explore sacred Buddhist caves and witness as experts look back into time as they uncover centuries-old manuscripts and stunning wall paintings that have remained undisturbed for years. Has the real Shangri-La finally been discovered? Will it survive the erosion and visitors that the future is bound to bring? National Geographic journeys deep into Nepal in search of the real Shangri-La.
Target Audience Note:
Rated TVPG.
System Details Note:
Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject: Religious articles > Nepal > Mustang (District)
Painting, Ancient > Conservation and restoration.
Architecture, Ancient > Conservation and restoration.
Art objects > Conservation and restoration.
Bon (Tibetan religion) > History.
Mustang (Nepal : District) > History.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) > Description and travel.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) > History > 1951-
Nepal > Antiquities.
Nepal > History.
Nepal > Religion.
Nepal > Social life and customs.
Tibet Autonomous Region (China) > Religion.

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