Alexandra David-Neel

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France, Explorer
October 24, 1868September, 8, 1969.

Alexandra David-Néel was a Belgian–French explorer, spiritualist, Buddhist, anarchist and writer.She is most known for her 1924 visit to Lhasa, Tibet, when it was forbidden to foreigners. David-Néel wrote over 30 books about Eastern religion, philosophy, and her travels, including Magic and Mystery in Tibet which was published in 1929. Her teachings influenced the beat writers Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, the populariser of Eastern philosophy Alan Watts, and the esotericist Benjamin Creme.

Also known as Buddhist, Anarchist, Writer

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