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Rebecca Novick: Guns, Monks and Magic: Tibet's Greatest Escape, Part 1

In April 2010, I interviewed a Tibetan monk named Yidam Kyap as part of the Tibet Oral History Project that documents the life stories of Tibetan elders living in exile.
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Rebecca Novick: Guns, Monks and Magic: Tibet's Greatest Escape, Part 2

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Yidam Kyap was part of what was almost certainly the largest single group to escape into exile from the embattled eastern regions of Tibet in 1959. Here is part two of his two-part story.


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