CNN Indonesia anchor Desi Anwar is a beloved media personality known for her writing and philosophical musings. Faces and Places is Desi’s exciting collection of essays about travel. Desi offers a behind-the-scenes look at some of her favourite encounters, as well as insight into some of her more memorable spiritual experiences. Desi talks about her day with the Dalai Lama at Dharamsala, interviewing Buddhist Richard Gere, her pilgrimage to Mecca, and more.

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