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Tag Archives: Nepal
On Life Outside the Palace
None of us would want to swim in the lake where Buddha was born.
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On Killing 500,000 Chickens in Nepal
We were walking around a stupa at Boudhanath when a dead pigeon fell out of the sky.
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On Drinking Coke in a Liminal State in Nepal
There’s a Tibetan word, “Bardo,” that refers to the space between different lifetimes.
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