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So Close to Heaven

So Close to Heaven

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Written by Barbara CrossetteAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Barbara Crossette

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: June 25, 1996
  • Price: $16.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-679-74363-7 (0-679-74363-4)
Also available as an eBook.


1. And Then There Was One
2. The Druk Gyalpo
3. Becoming Buddha
4. Before Tibet, There Was Bon
5. The Road from Lumbini
6. Ladakh: Eclipsed by Other Gods
7. Sikkim: “No One Heard Us Cry”
8. Buddhist Nepal
9. Buddha and the Bhutanese State
10. The Dragon People
11. All Sentient Beings
12. Aum Rinzi’s World
13. Two Capitals, Two Eras
14. To Tashigang
15. One Sunday in Bumthang

An Afterthought
A Glossary of Common Words