National Geographic : 1946 Aug
U.Suydam Cutting Each Summer the Lamas Go on a Brief Vacation. These Men Camp Out at Lhasa Beneath aTent ofAppliqued Design They are educated to memorize the Buddhist scriptures. Others are trained as dancers, painters, cooks, or farmers. Their rituals, rosaries, censers, monastic dress, and cloistered lives remind travelers of Roman Catholic practices. The similarity, however, issuperficial.