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Sino-Tibetan Differences in Graphics

Sino-Tibetan Differences in Graphics

0 by / on 15/03/2017, 12:41 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a light-hearted post from WeChat that was published on February 14, 2017.

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“Discussing the Meaning of the Kalachakra Teachings Again” By Woeser

“Discussing the Meaning of the Kalachakra Teachings Again” By Woeser

0 by / on 08/03/2017, 16:18 / 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 January 18, 2017.

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“What Advertisements Were in the Most Interesting Tibetan Language Newspaper in History?”

“What Advertisements Were in the Most Interesting Tibetan Language Newspaper in History?”

2 by / on 01/03/2017, 14:59 / in Comment, History

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a post from the WeChat channel of Melong Art that looks at advertisements printed in the “Tibet Mirror”, a newspaper that was published in Tibetan from Kalimpong, India, between 1925 and 1963. The post was first circulated on WeChat on November 26, 2011 and has had over 11,000 views to date.

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“Tibetologist and Sinologist Elliot Sperling On Chinese People’s Understanding of Tibet, Tibetan Buddhism and the Tibet Issue” By Woeser

“Tibetologist and Sinologist Elliot Sperling On Chinese People’s Understanding of Tibet, Tibetan Buddhism and the Tibet Issue” By Woeser

1 by / on 21/02/2017, 22:51 / 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 February 7, 2017.

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Melong Visits Lhasa’s Most Pioneering Art Space And Meets Its Founder

Melong Visits Lhasa’s Most Pioneering Art Space And Meets Its Founder

1 by / on 15/02/2017, 17:51 / in Comment, Interview

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a piece on Lhasa’s newest art space that was originally published on the “Melong Contemporary Art” WeChat channel on June 16, 2016.

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Gandhian Fire? – Bhuchung D. Sonam Reviews Three Recent Tibet Related Books

Gandhian Fire? – Bhuchung D. Sonam Reviews Three Recent Tibet Related Books

0 by / on 10/02/2017, 18:20 / in Book Reviews, Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Bhuchung D. Sonam in which he reviews three recent Tibet related books, “The Division of Heaven and Earth” by Shokdung, “Tibet on Fire” by Woeser and “The Tibet Nonviolent Struggle” by Tenzin Dorjee (Tendor).

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Woeser on the Passing of Tibet Scholar Elliot Sperling

Woeser on the Passing of Tibet Scholar Elliot Sperling

1 by / on 03/02/2017, 15:03 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a series of five tweets by Woeser on the sudden passing of Tibet scholar Elliot Sperling.

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“Fragments On Nostalgia” By Woeser

“Fragments On Nostalgia” By Woeser

1 by / on 25/01/2017, 22:36 / 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 November 19, 2016.

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Art Exhibition in Lhasa: “Journey From The Heart”

Art Exhibition in Lhasa: “Journey From The Heart”

0 by / on 18/01/2017, 15:33 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article about contemporary art in Lhasa that was originally published on the “Melong Contemporary Art” WeChat channel on June 15, 2016.

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“Types of Dranyen” (The Tibetan Lute)

“Types of Dranyen” (The Tibetan Lute)

0 by / on 11/01/2017, 16:06 / in Comment, Music

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a translation of a short piece from WeChat about the musical instrument the dranyen (sgra snyan), the Tibetan lute. In addition, there are some background notes by the translator.

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