By Helena Norberg Hodge
Ancient Futures is even more than a e-book approximately Ladakh. Passionately argued, it increases very important questions about the complete proposal of development, and explores the basis motives of the malaise of commercial society. whilst, the tale of Ladakh serves as a resource of thought for our personal destiny. It exhibits us that otherwise is feasible, and issues to a few of the 1st steps in the direction of kinder, gentler styles of living.
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Ancient Futures: Learning From Ladakh by Helena Norberg Hodge