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Chemar: The Auspicious Offering of Roasted Barley and Butter

Chemar: The Auspicious Offering of Roasted Barley and Butter

0 by / on 19/02/2015, 00:19 / in Comment, New

High Peaks Pure Earth would like to wish all readers Losar Tashi Delek! February 19, 2015 marks the first day of Tibetan New Year (Losar), the Tibetan year is 2142, the Wood Sheep year.

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“Money is Welcome, Tibetans Are Not” By Woeser

“Money is Welcome, Tibetans Are Not” By Woeser

0 by / on 04/02/2015, 15:45 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in June 2014 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on June 29, 2014.

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“Local authorities Limit the Issuing of ‘Border Permits’, Prohibit Tibetans to go on Pilgrimage to the Sacred Mountain” By Woeser

“Local authorities Limit the Issuing of ‘Border Permits’, Prohibit Tibetans to go on Pilgrimage to the Sacred Mountain” By Woeser

0 by / on 30/01/2015, 17:41 / in Comment, New, Woeser

  High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in June 2014 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on June 8, 2014.

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“Man & Freedom” By Buddha

“Man & Freedom” By Buddha

0 by / on 28/01/2015, 23:34 / in Comment, New

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a translation of a long essay by Tibetan writer Buddha called “Man and Freedom” that was posted on a new Tibetan language website called Korawa (འཁོར་བ་  Samsara) on December 3, 2014. 

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“Gebey, the Tibetan Singer Who Was Arrested Because of a Song” By Woeser

“Gebey, the Tibetan Singer Who Was Arrested Because of a Song” By Woeser

0 by / on 19/01/2015, 18:18 / in Comment, Music, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on May 31, 2014 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on June 3, 2014.

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“The Great Life and Death Escape of Golog Jigme” By Woeser

“The Great Life and Death Escape of Golog Jigme” By Woeser

0 by / on 07/01/2015, 14:59 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on May 23, 2014 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 28, 2014.

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Tibetan Language Discussed: “Respected Director, Open Our Path”

Tibetan Language Discussed: “Respected Director, Open Our Path”

0 by / on 05/01/2015, 17:31 / in Comment, New

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a response from students in Ngaba, Amdo, to a speech that was given by the Director of Ngaba’s Education Department at the end of October 2014. The response was written on November 5, 2014 and subsequently widely circulated on social media.

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The Most-Read Postings on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2014

The Most-Read Postings on High Peaks Pure Earth in 2014

0 by / on 01/01/2015, 16:04 / in New, News

  A Happy New Year to all High Peaks Pure Earth readers! 2014 was the sixth full year of translations and blog postings on High Peaks Pure Earth, thank you all for reading, commenting, supporting, sharing and getting in touch.

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A List of Tibetan “Firsts”

A List of Tibetan “Firsts”

7 by / on 30/12/2014, 18:17 / in New, News

Ending the year on a lighter note, High Peaks Pure Earth presents this English translation of an interesting Chinese language post that has been circulating on social media and apps such as WeChat recently.

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My Preface for Hong Kong Journalist Lu Jinghua’s “The Grey Reporter Ponders Over the Current Political Situation” By Woeser

My Preface for Hong Kong Journalist Lu Jinghua’s “The Grey Reporter Ponders Over the Current Political Situation” By Woeser

0 by / on 11/12/2014, 12:38 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in May 2014 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 20, 2014.

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