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Alexandra David-Neel (1868 - 1969) was a Belgian-French explorer, spiritualist, Buddhist, anarchist and writer, most known for her visit to Lhasa, Tibet in 1924, when it was still forbidden to foreigners. David-Neel wrote over 30 books about Eastern religion, philosophy and her travels. Her teachings influenced beat writers, Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, philosopher, Alan Watts and many others.
For centuries Tibet has been known as the last home of mystery, the hidden, sealed land, where ancient mysteries still survive that have perished in the rest of the Orient. Many men have written about Tibet and its secret lore, but few have actually penetrated it to learn its ancient wisdom.