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Spirits of Alkhanai Mountain

Author: J. Lee Jacobson

July/Aug 2003
Page 48   ( 7 pages)

Summary: Russia's Buddhists have a rich, ancient religion that is deeply in tune with the natural world and rooted in the beautiful mountains southeast of Lake Baikal. We take a spiritual walk up Mount Alkhanai, one of the holiest Buddhist sites in Russia.

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