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“My Conversation with Dawa, a Lhasa Red Guard Who Took Part in the Smashing of the Jokhang Temple” By Woeser

“My Conversation with Dawa, a Lhasa Red Guard Who Took Part in the Smashing of the Jokhang Temple” By Woeser

0 by / on 08/08/2017, 20:57 / in Comment, History, Interview, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally published by the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and then posted on her blog on October 30, 2016.

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Zha Yuan: “When the Red Guard Teachers and Students of our Two Schools Went to the Imperial Academy to Arrest Panchen Rinpoche” By Woeser

Zha Yuan: “When the Red Guard Teachers and Students of our Two Schools Went to the Imperial Academy to Arrest Panchen Rinpoche” By Woeser

0 by / on 28/06/2017, 20:54 / in Comment, History, Latest, Woeser

  High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 22, 2017.

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“Beer and a Sky Burial Ground: A Tibetan Explanation of the Packaging of an American Beer Brand”

“Beer and a Sky Burial Ground: A Tibetan Explanation of the Packaging of an American Beer Brand”

0 by / on 14/06/2017, 15:57 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a WeChat post published on May 25, 2017 by the channel Sweet Tea House about a surprising connection made between the American beer brand Budweiser and Tibet.

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“Liu Yi’s Paintings: A Mala That was Meant to Be” By Woeser

“Liu Yi’s Paintings: A Mala That was Meant to Be” By Woeser

0 by / on 31/05/2017, 15:36 / in Comment, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 4, 2017.

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Is Happiness in the Snowland Found in Odd Numbers?

Is Happiness in the Snowland Found in Odd Numbers?

0 by / on 24/05/2017, 11:11 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a post that was written by a Tibetan WeChat user and published and circulated most recently on May 6, 2017 by the WeChat channel “My Authentic Snowland Life”. 

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The Shocking State of Niubei Mountain Captured by My Camera Lens!

The Shocking State of Niubei Mountain Captured by My Camera Lens!

0 by / on 10/05/2017, 22:42 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a Chinese language post by Tibetan photographer Namkhar and distributed via a WeChat channel called MiPai on April 5, 2017.

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“A Commemoration That Is So Much More – Remembering Elliot Sperling” By Woeser

“A Commemoration That Is So Much More – Remembering Elliot Sperling” By Woeser

0 by / on 03/05/2017, 14:49 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on April 22, 2017.

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Tibetan Netizens Follow Up on the “Qiao San Die” Incident

Tibetan Netizens Follow Up on the “Qiao San Die” Incident

0 by / on 26/04/2017, 15:26 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a post from WeChat that was published and circulated by a channel called Snow Lion Cultural Media on November 22, 2016. The post was in response to a video broadcast using the Meipai app by a Shanghai-based Chinese user called “Qiao San Die Sweet Bomber” that went out on November 20, 2016.

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“I Too Can Speak About Education” By Alak Dorshi

“I Too Can Speak About Education” By Alak Dorshi

1 by / on 14/04/2017, 15:11 / in Comment, History

As the online debate surrounding proposed “reforms” to bilingual education in Amdo continues, High Peaks Pure Earth presents an English translation of an important voice in that debate, that of prominent lama, scholar and Professor, Alak Dorshi (Dorshi Rinpoche). 

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An Open Letter to Zhang Wenkui, Party Secretary of Tsolho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, From Tsering Kyi

An Open Letter to Zhang Wenkui, Party Secretary of Tsolho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, From Tsering Kyi

0 by / on 11/04/2017, 19:35 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an open letter to the Party Secretary of Tsolho (Ch: Hainan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture Zhang Wenkui, from a netizen called Tsering Kyi. The open letter was written on April 4, 2017 and posted on social media such as WeChat and Weibo.

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