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Tibetan Buddhists in Exile

Clip: Season 2 | 7m 50s

Part two of our series on the Tibetan Buddhists in exile in India. They’re refugees not only from Chinese oppression in Tibet but also from what the Dalai Lama calls “cultural genocide.” How can the Tibetan refugees preserve the prayer wheels and mandalas of their culture and pass on those traditions to a new generation increasingly influenced by the West?

Aired: 06/10/99

Rating: NR

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