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The Kremlin in commotion - or - the Grand Lama sick of the horn cholic

The Kremlin in commotion - or - the Grand Lama sick of the horn cholic

Print shows King George IV fallen to the floor, he clutches his stomach, near him are a "Plan for Divorce," a decanter and cup, cards and dice. In the background sits his estranged wife Caroline about to be cro... More

Dalai Lama of Tibet

Dalai Lama of Tibet

Photo shows Thubten Gyatso (1876-1933), the 13th Dalai Lama of Tibet.

Peking, gate of Lama temple

Peking, gate of Lama temple

Photograph shows two Chinese men standing in front of a p'ai-lou. Title from item. Photograph possibly by Sanshichirō Yamamoto.

Dalai Lama of Tibet

Dalai Lama of Tibet

Photo shows Thubten Gyatso (1876-1933), the 13th Dalai Lama of Tibet. Forms part of: George Grantham Bain Collection (Library of Congress). Title from data provided by the Bain News Service on the negative. Gen... More

The beautiful Lama Temple Arch, Peking, China

The beautiful Lama Temple Arch, Peking, China

H11350 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 3773. Copyright 1901 by H. C. White Co.

Lama priest at the Tung-ho Kung, the Great Lama Temple, Peking, China
A bronze urn in the court of the Lama Temple. Peking, China

A bronze urn in the court of the Lama Temple. Peking, China

H24403 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 41. Title from item.

Alpaca (Lama pacos) from S. America, in the zoo, Lincoln Park, Chicago, U.S.A

Alpaca (Lama pacos) from S. America, in the zoo, Lincoln Park, Chicago...

H100743 U.S. Copyright Office No. 235. Copyright 1907 by H.C. White Co. Title from item.

Bronze lion in the courtyard of the Lama Temple, Peking, China

Bronze lion in the courtyard of the Lama Temple, Peking, China

H96568 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. No. 4467. Copyright 1907 by H. C. White Co.

Select the prayer and turn the wheel -- Lama priests at the Lama Temple, Peking, China

Select the prayer and turn the wheel -- Lama priests at the Lama Templ...

H96534 U.S. Copyright Office. No. 4468. Title from item.

World's Fair. Lama Temple

World's Fair. Lama Temple

Job and item titles devised.

Lepcha farmer at home in a Lepcha tribe house, animals live downstairs, family upstairs

Lepcha farmer at home in a Lepcha tribe house, animals live downstairs...

Photograph shows Shinglay Lama standing outside his farmhouse with a goat, Singhik, Sikkim. Gift; Dr. Alice S. Kandell; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:106). Title from item. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection o... More

[Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, the 16th Karmapa Lama, full-length portrait, seated, at Rumtek Monastery, Sikkim]

[Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, the 16th Karmapa Lama, full-length portrait, se...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also represented in LOT 14034-3, pg. no. 150 (color reference copy). Gift; Dr. Alice ... More

Khentse Rinpoche [i.e., Jamyang Khyentse]

Khentse Rinpoche [i.e., Jamyang Khyentse]

Photograph shows Jamyang Khyentse (Dzongsar Jamyang Khyentse Rinpoche), a young lama, seated behind a table, Sikkim. Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr... More

[Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, the 16th Karmapa Lama, seated, with a monk, at Rumtek Monastery, Sikkim]

[Rangjung Rigpe Dorje, the 16th Karmapa Lama, seated, with a monk, at ...

Title devised by Library staff. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also represented in LOT 14034-2, pg. no. 002 (color reference copy). Gift; Dr. Alice ... More

Karmapa Lama, religious leader of Sikkim

Karmapa Lama, religious leader of Sikkim

Photograph shows the sixteenth Karmapa Lama, Rangjung Rigpe Dorje (1924-1981). Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Lib... More

Reincarnation of a holy lama takes a break from his reading. He holds a prayer book covered in wood

Reincarnation of a holy lama takes a break from his reading. He holds ...

Photograph shows young boy holding prayer book, looking out from behind a curtain, Sikkim. Title from item. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Gift; Dr.... More

Beautiful monastery, Sikkim

Beautiful monastery, Sikkim

Photograph shows head lama standing in doorway of Pemayangtse monastery, Sikkim. Title from item. Related photograph in: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury.... More

[Shinglay Lama turning giant prayer wheel]

[Shinglay Lama turning giant prayer wheel]

Title from: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 153. Photographer's stamp on back of print. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell ... More

The King & Queen attend a ceremony in the Palace, swearing in a new cabinet minister. A holy lama summons the dieties [i.e., deities]

The King & Queen attend a ceremony in the Palace, swearing in a new ca...

Photograph shows King Palden Thondup Namgyal and Queen Hope Cooke at a swearing-in ceremony for a new minister of education, with a lama and his consort, at the palace in Gangtok, Sikkim. Title from item. Capti... More

Traditional religious offering to High Lama

Traditional religious offering to High Lama

Photograph shows a monk carrying offering, possibly a butter sculpture. Title from item. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photographs (Library of Congress). Also represented in LOT 1403... More

[Karmapa Lama's successor studying penmanship, Sikkim]

[Karmapa Lama's successor studying penmanship, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

Lama and prayer wheel / Alice S. Kandell.

Lama and prayer wheel / Alice S. Kandell.

Gift; Dr. Alice S. Kandell; 2010; (DLC/PP-2010:106). Title from item. Photographer's stamp on back of print. "© Alice Kandell" written on back of print. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim ... More

Lama turning prayer wheel activating prayers

Lama turning prayer wheel activating prayers

Photograph shows a Shinglay Lama seated on ground, turning a large prayer wheel, Sikkim. (Source: related image in LOT 14032-1, no. 041). Title from item. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikki... More

[Exterior of Pemayangtse Monastery with prayer flags, Sikkim]

[Exterior of Pemayangtse Monastery with prayer flags, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Related photograph in: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 96, where image appears with caption... More

[Lama in meditation, Sikkim]

[Lama in meditation, Sikkim]

Buddhist monk holding prayer beads, with dog, Sikkim. Title from : Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 92-93. Slide used for the... More

[Black Hat Lama throwing religious sacrifice into fire to destroy evil for the New Year, Sikkim]

[Black Hat Lama throwing religious sacrifice into fire to destroy evil...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

[Black Hat Lama and men with offerings at New Year's ceremony, Sikkim]

[Black Hat Lama and men with offerings at New Year's ceremony, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Related photograph published in : Sikkim; the hidden kingdom / text and photos. by Alice Kandell. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1971, p. 35. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell ... More

[Shinglay Lama and grandchildren sit in haystack near Singhik,Sikkim]

[Shinglay Lama and grandchildren sit in haystack near Singhik,Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Related photograph published in: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 87, where image appears wit... More

[Black Hat Lama in a procession down the mountain to sacrifice objects, Sikkim]

[Black Hat Lama in a procession down the mountain to sacrifice objects...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

[Shinglay Lama looking out of farmhouse near Singhik, Sikkim]

[Shinglay Lama looking out of farmhouse near Singhik, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

Ceremonial masked lama dancer

Ceremonial masked lama dancer

Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://www.loc.gov/tod... More

[Lama ringing bell to begin New Year's ceremony, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[Lama ringing bell to begin New Year's ceremony, Gangtok, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Related photograph published in: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 82-83, where image appears... More

Lama boys with Gyalings (horns) of silver and goi[?] wood, Sikkim

Lama boys with Gyalings (horns) of silver and goi[?] wood, Sikkim

Title from item. Date from information for related slide: LC-KAN-0087. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 1... More

Holiest reincarnate in Sikkim with teacher, Mt. Khangchondzonga [in] background

Holiest reincarnate in Sikkim with teacher, Mt. Khangchondzonga [in] b...

Photograph shows a young lama, Jamyang Khyentse, with his teacher, in Sikkim. Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Libr... More

Black Hat dance: Lama chants, Sikkim

Black Hat dance: Lama chants, Sikkim

Title from item. Related photograph published in : Sikkim; the hidden kingdom / text and photos. by Alice Kandell. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1971, p. 35. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of S... More

[Shinglay Lama beating on large drum near Singhik, Sikkim]

[Shinglay Lama beating on large drum near Singhik, Sikkim]

Title devised by Library staff. Related photograph published in : Sikkim; the hidden kingdom / text and photos. by Alice Kandell. Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1971, p. 26. Slide used for the presentation: "A ... More

[Head Black Hat Lama chanting during New Year's ceremony, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[Head Black Hat Lama chanting during New Year's ceremony, Gangtok, Sik...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

[Black Hat Lama preparing for religious sacrifice at the New Year's ceremony, Sikkim]

[Black Hat Lama preparing for religious sacrifice at the New Year's ce...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

[High Lama and monks at Tsuklakhang Main Temple (Palace Temple) preparing for new year dances and ceremonies, Gangtok, Sikkim]

[High Lama and monks at Tsuklakhang Main Temple (Palace Temple) prepar...

Title devised by Library staff. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour of the Lost Kingdom: Sikkim" by Dr. Alice S. Kandell and Hope Cooke, Library of Congress, March 13, 2010. Webcast available at: http://... More

[Yak and pig graze in yard of Shinglay Lama's home near Singhik, Sikkim]

[Yak and pig graze in yard of Shinglay Lama's home near Singhik, Sikki...

Title devised by Library staff. Related photograph published in: Mountaintop kingdom: Sikkim / photos by Alice S. Kandell; text by Charlotte Y. Salisbury. New York : Norton, 1971, p. 153, where image appears wi... More

Rinchen Lama with silver pitcher, Lachung

Rinchen Lama with silver pitcher, Lachung

Photograph shows Rinchen Namgyal Lachungpa, full-length portrait, standing, facing front, holding silver pitcher, Lachung, Sikkim. Title from item. Forms part of: Dr. Alice S. Kandell Collection of Sikkim Photo... More

King awards prizes, Sikkim

King awards prizes, Sikkim

Photograph shows a lama presenting Palden Thondup Namgyal, King of Sikkim with a scroll on his birthday, as Queen of Sikkim looks on, Gangtok, Sikkim. Title from item. Slide used for the presentation: "A Tour o... More

Dalai Lama visits LOC, 91179

Dalai Lama visits LOC, 91179

Photograph shows the Dalai Lama and others looking at Tibetan books on a table at the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Title and date devised by Library Publishing Office staff.

[The Dalai Lama signs a document with Congress members]

[The Dalai Lama signs a document with Congress members]

Title devised by Library staff. Date from caption information for contact sheet ROLL CALL-1993-250 or corresponding negative sleeve. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: ROLL CALL-1993-250, frame 3/3... More

[Full-length portrait of the grand lama of the Selenginsk lamasery, seated, facing front]

[Full-length portrait of the grand lama of the Selenginsk lamasery, se...

Transfer; Manuscript Division (George Kennan Papers); 1973; (DLC/PP-1973:080). Forms part of: George Kennan Papers.

[Full-length portrait of the grand lama of the Selenginsk lamasery, seated, facing front]

[Full-length portrait of the grand lama of the Selenginsk lamasery, se...

Transfer; Manuscript Division (George Kennan Papers); 1973; (DLC/PP-1973:080). Forms part of: George Kennan Papers.

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