Like a Yeti Catching Marmots

A Little Treasury of Tibetan Proverbs
Product Number: EB00573577
Released: Sep 25, 2014
Business Term: 2 Year
ISBN: #9781614290346
Publisher: Wisdom Publications
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Description

The Yeti, or Dremo in Tibetan, is a dim-witted mythical beast said to feed only on marmots. It sees a marmot, grabs the hapless creature, and then sits on it - saving the delicious morsel for later. And then the Yeti sees another marmot and leaps up to snatch it while the first marmot makes a quick break for freedom. An image of bumbling, foolish effort. This enchanting little book contains 108 traditional Tibetan proverbs - conveying the wit and wisdom of one of the world's most unique cultures. The proverbs appear in English and Tibetan script, along with a brief explanation of how and when to use each saying. Often funny and wise, these proverbs always remind us of our experiences in a natural and meaningful way.

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Author(s): Pema Tsewang
Original Publish Date: Jan 10, 2012

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