I Visted Tibet

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    Did Jack Kerouac tell us all to become Buddhists

    and make a pilgrimage? I didn't read The Dharma Bums until after I was back in the USA. So, he didn't tell me what to become, but might nonetheless have been speaking about the sort of people who did. I mean that there really was a homeless, vagabond type who became a...
    hythloday hythloday
    41-45, M
    Aug 16, 2015

    A Beautiful Country

    I was lucky enough to visit Tibet some years ago and found it a beautiful country peopled by lovely ethnic Tibetans who were being swamped by the Chinese occupiers. One of my most memorable experiences was sitting on the roof of the Jokang Temple listening to the monks ...
    sugerbear sugerbear
    61-65, M
    4 Responses Mar 24, 2008
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