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Buddhism Beyond the Monastery: Tantric Practices and their Performers in Tibet and the Himalayas: PIATS 2003: Tibetan Studies: Proceedings of the Tenth Seminar of the International Association for Tibetan Studies, Oxford, 2003 by Sarah Jacoby and Antonio Terrone (eds)