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“A Tibetan Woman That You Rarely See in Films” By Melong Art

“A Tibetan Woman That You Rarely See in Films” By Melong Art

0 by / on 21/02/2018, 22:01 / in Comment, Interview, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview with a Tibetan documentary filmmaker that was originally published on the “Melong Art” WeChat channel on September 10, 2017.

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“Remembering Another Three of Seven Tibetans Who Self-Immolated in 2017” By Woeser

“Remembering Another Three of Seven Tibetans Who Self-Immolated in 2017” By Woeser

0 by / on 07/02/2018, 16:58 / 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 December 13, 2017.

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“Should We Really Eat Dried Meat?” By Tenphun

“Should We Really Eat Dried Meat?” By Tenphun

0 by / on 31/01/2018, 16:28 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article by Tenphun titled “Should We Really Eat Dried Meat”? which was originally published online on October 6, 2017.

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A Collection of Tibetan Jokes

A Collection of Tibetan Jokes

1 by / on 17/01/2018, 17:00 / in Art, Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth has collected and translated some Tibetan jokes.

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Social Media Responses to 4G Services Coming to Lhasa

Social Media Responses to 4G Services Coming to Lhasa

0 by / on 10/01/2018, 15:28 / in Latest, News, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a few responses by Tibetans on social media platforms to the arrival of functioning 4G in Lhasa at the end of last year.

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The Most-Read Posts on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2017

The Most-Read Posts on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2017

0 by / on 31/12/2017, 16:55 / in Latest, News

A Happy New Year to all High Peaks Pure Earth readers! 2017 was a great year of translations and posts on High Peaks Pure Earth, thank you all for reading, commenting, supporting, sharing and getting in touch.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2017 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2017 Reading List

0 by / on 14/12/2017, 18:30 / in Latest, Reading List

As 2017 nears to a close, we’ve updated our Summer reading list to include 13 more titles covering the span of the entire Tibetan Buddhist world. Please note the reading list is best viewed on your computer’s browser, each link opens in a new tab.

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Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

1 by / on 07/12/2017, 17:14 / in Comment, Interview, Latest, Music, Music, People

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a profile of professional Tibetan cellist Dolma Tsering from Shigatse. The profile was published on WeChat on August 7, 2017 but has since been deleted. The piece can still be found online such as on this website, from which the accompanying images were extracted.

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“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 2) By Woeser

“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 2) By Woeser

1 by / on 30/11/2017, 12:29 / in Comment, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated the second (and final) part of this piece by Woeser originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on October 14, 2017.

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“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 1) By Woeser

“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 1) By Woeser

0 by / on 29/11/2017, 12:18 / 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 October 14, 2017.

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