Archive for November, 2016

Guest Post By Bhuchung D. Sonam: Book Review of “Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” By Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal

Guest Post By Bhuchung D. Sonam: Book Review of “Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” By Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal

1 by / on 29/11/2016, 15:38 / in Book Reviews, Comment, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Bhuchung D. Sonam. The guest post is a book review of “Between Dawn and the Birth of a Song”, a volume of poetry by Canada based Tibetan Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal.

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Tibetans Online Raising Legal Awareness: “Legally Issued Passports Can’t Be Confiscated”

Tibetans Online Raising Legal Awareness: “Legally Issued Passports Can’t Be Confiscated”

0 by / on 23/11/2016, 16:13 / in Comment, News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated two posts circulating amongst Tibetans on WeChat recently. Both posts are about the confiscation of passports belonging to Tibetans in Qinghai Province, despite the passports being acquired legally and the validity being for ten years.

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From Young Rocker to University Professor: An Interview with Tenzin Dawa from the Band Namchag

From Young Rocker to University Professor: An Interview with Tenzin Dawa from the Band Namchag

0 by / on 16/11/2016, 14:57 / in Interview, Music

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview with Tenzin Dawa, a founding member of the most loved and established Tibetan rock band from Lhasa, Namchag (also known as Vajara in English and Tianchu in Chinese). The interview with Tenzin Dawa was carried out by the Lhasa-based WeChat arts and culture channel “Sweet Tea House” and published on July 18, […]

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“Tibetans, I Ask You to Go On Pilgrimage In A Civilised Manner!” By Reba Gerong Tsering

“Tibetans, I Ask You to Go On Pilgrimage In A Civilised Manner!” By Reba Gerong Tsering

1 by / on 02/11/2016, 20:38 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an essay that was originally written by Reba Gerong Tsering in 2015 but circulated more recently on the official WeChat channel of Tibetan poet Gade Tsering on August 15, 2016.

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