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The Yogis of Tibet (2002)

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For the first time, the reclusive and secretive Tibetan monks agree to discuss aspects of their philosophy and allow themselves to be filmed while performing their ancient practices.

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Jeffrey Gibson ...
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Geshe Yeshi Chophel ...
Himself (archive footage)
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Himself (as Tenzin Gyatso His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama)
Ani Konchok Khandro ...
Herself
Zedong Mao ...
Himself (archive footage)
Chenga Rinpoche ...
Himself
Chetsang Rinpoche ...
Himself (as His Holiness Chetsang Rinpoche)
Drubwang Konchok Norbu Rinpoche ...
Himself (as Venerable Drubwang Konchok Norbu Rinpoche)
Drupon Sonam Rinpoche ...
Himself
Garchen Rinpoche ...
Himself (as His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche)
Lamchen Gyalpo Rinpoche ...
Himself
Nupa Rinpoche ...
Himself (archive footage) (as Venerable Nupa Rinpoche)
Togden Rinpoche ...
Himself (as His Eminence Choje Togden Rinpoche)
Drupon Samten Rinpoche ...
Himself
Dorje Lobun Tenzin ...
Himself
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For the first time, the reclusive and secretive Tibetan monks agree to discuss aspects of their philosophy and allow themselves to be filmed while performing their ancient practices.

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