Tibetan sky

by Naoko Matsubara

Publisher: Bayeux in Calgary, Canada

Written in English
Cover of: Tibetan sky | Naoko Matsubara
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  • Tibet (China)
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    • Matsubara, Naoko.,
    • Tibet (China) -- In art.
    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 70).

      StatementNaoko Matsubara.
      LC ClassificationsNE1325.M36 M38 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination72 p. :
      Number of Pages72
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL313660M
      ISBN 101896209289
      LC Control Number97224662

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Sky burial (Tibetan: བྱ་གཏོར་, Wylie: bya gtor, lit. "bird-scattered") is a funeral practice in which a human corpse is placed on a mountaintop to decompose while exposed to the elements or to be eaten by scavenging animals, especially carrion is a specific type of the general practice of is practiced in the region of Tibet and the Chinese provinces and.

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