Tibet

This is a listing of every resource related to Tibet.



More general:  South Asia

The Sherpas of Nepal, ch. 1, "Environment and Economy"
Opening chapter of The Sherpas of Nepal (1964), describing the areas of Nepal where the main concentrations of Sherpas live, the types of settlements they have created, and their agriculture, animal husbandry, trade, and crafts.

Excerpt from Interview with Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf (Sherpa monasteries)
Brief excerpt from a 1983 interview with Christoph von Fürer-Haimendorf in which the anthropologist discusses the role of Tibetan Buddhism in Sherpa life, his concern in the 1970s that Sherpa monasteries were declining, and his pleasure at finding that they have since revived and are flourishing. 2:08:18-2:11:40.

The Sherpas of Nepal, ch. 1, "Environment and Economy"
Opening chapter of The Sherpas of Nepal (1964), describing the areas of Nepal where the main concentrations of Sherpas live, the types of settlements they have created, and their agriculture, animal husbandry, trade, and crafts.