Articles by: High Peaks Pure Earth

Tibetans and Fish – Part I: “From Taboo to Eating Fish”

Tibetans and Fish – Part I: “From Taboo to Eating Fish”

0 by / on 08/11/2017, 16:42 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an essay from WeChat on fishing and eating fish.

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Poem: “This is How We Quietly Work” By Gangshun with Accompanying Essay by Françoise Robin

Poem: “This is How We Quietly Work” By Gangshun with Accompanying Essay by Françoise Robin

0 by / on 01/11/2017, 21:32 / in Comment, Guest Post, Latest, Poetry

  “This is How We Quietly Work” How I felt yesterday upon meeting Pema Tseden By Gangshun

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Poem: “The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser

Poem: “The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser

5 by / on 25/10/2017, 12:52 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

“The Spider of Yabzhi Taktser” By Woeser Translation by Ian Boyden

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Guest Post and Music Video About Tibetan Nomads

Guest Post and Music Video About Tibetan Nomads

0 by / on 27/09/2017, 12:48 / in Comment, Guest Post, Latest, Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Tenzin Choekyi. Tenzin Choekyi is an environmental science and policy graduate. She has previously worked as interpreter, translator for Restored Voice Project, a non-fiction book project about exiled Tibetan nuns. 

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Paths of the Soul: Two Points of View

Paths of the Soul: Two Points of View

0 by / on 25/09/2017, 15:06 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth presents two very different pieces discussing the 2015 film Paths of the Soul by Chinese filmmaker Zhang Yang. The two pieces were both published online recently.

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Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

0 by / on 19/09/2017, 16:24 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by Woeser written on May 17, 2017, and published on her blog on June 9, 2017. 

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“Abandoned Tibetan Mastiffs” By the Gangri Neichog Research and Conservation Centre

“Abandoned Tibetan Mastiffs” By the Gangri Neichog Research and Conservation Centre

1 by / on 15/09/2017, 17:32 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a post from WeChat which was published by the account of Gangri Neichog Research and Conservation Centre on April 27, 2017.

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Tenzin Norbu: “One Foot on the Snow Mountain and the Other on the Football Pitch”

Tenzin Norbu: “One Foot on the Snow Mountain and the Other on the Football Pitch”

0 by / on 30/08/2017, 17:41 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a profile of Tenzin Norbu, a Tibetan mountaineer and football player, that was published on WeChat on June 17, 2017.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2017 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2017 Reading List

0 by / on 16/08/2017, 19:02 / in Latest, Reading List

The year has flown by and we’ve finally updated our Winter 2016 reading list to include 12 more titles covering the span of the entire Tibetan Buddhist world.

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“One Voice: Portraits of the Tibetan Diaspora” By David Zimmerman

“One Voice: Portraits of the Tibetan Diaspora” By David Zimmerman

0 by / on 16/08/2017, 18:56 / in Reading List

Published in August 2017 by Kehrer Verlag, “One Voice: Portraits of the Tibetan Diaspora” is a book of portrait photographs by New York based David Zimmerman.

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