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Join Me In Shambhala
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written by Anya Bernstein, fl. 2001; directed by Anya Bernstein, fl. 2001; produced by Anya Bernstein, fl. 2001 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 30 mins
Once brutally persecuted under the Soviet regime, Buddhism is back in Buryatia in Southern Siberia. But with a past where lamas were killed in prisons and temples burned to ashes, there are few masters left to pass on the tradition.
written by Anya Bernstein, fl. 2001; directed by Anya Bernstein, fl. 2001; produced by Anya Bernstein, fl. 2001 (Watertown, MA: Documentary Educational Resources (DER), 2002), 30 mins
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The Impact of Communism on Buryat Culture
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produced by Janet P. Gardner, fl. 2013 and Irina Pantaeva; in Siberian Dream (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2004), 6 mins
The impact of communism for the nine decades it existed in Russia was that it almost eradicated the older cultures. During that time, Buryats were forbidden to practice their religion. Once perestroika occurred, however, the Buryat people were left adrift socially, but able to work towards recovering their cultura...
produced by Janet P. Gardner, fl. 2013 and Irina Pantaeva; in Siberian Dream (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 2004), 6 mins
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