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Lecture 1: Kashmir

Lecture 2: Sri Lanka

Lecture 3: M. Pradesh

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Arriving in the sacred city of Kandy, Mary B. Wheeler captures both the architectural splendor of the famous Temple of the Sacred Tooth Relic, enshrining a sole remnant of the Buddha's tooth, as well as the intricate ritual activity that enlivens the interior. Lay devotees, monks, and temple musicians pay their homage to the Buddha, expressing their deepest devotion through the offering of flowers, music and prayers.

 

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Elephant Sightings in Sri Lanka
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Kandyan Traditional Dance