This essay provides the review of the first volume of the trilogy on Zhang Zhung's history written by Namkhai Norbu and translated into English and edited by Donatella Rossi under the title "The Light of Kailash". The book takes the title from the renowned Mount Kailash, which stood at the heart of the ancient realm of Zhang Zhung.
Review of "The Light of Kailash. A History of Zhang Zhung and Tibet. Vol. 1, The Early Period" by Chögyal Namkhai Norbu and D. Rossi / Clemente, Michela. - In: EAST AND WEST. - ISSN 0012-8376. - 59:1-4(2009), pp. 403-405.