Reincarnation of a holy lama takes a break from his reading. He holds a prayer book covered in wood
Photograph shows young boy holding prayer book, looking out from behind a curtain, Sikkim.
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Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress).
Gift; Dr. Alice S. Kandell; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:106).
Published in: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 120, where image appears with caption "Boy reincarnate holding prayer book."