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“Half the Music is Gone Without Him” – Tributes to the Late Tibetan Musician Dubey

“Half the Music is Gone Without Him” – Tributes to the Late Tibetan Musician Dubey

0 by / on 28/02/2016, 00:05 / in Comment, Music, New

High Peaks Pure Earth is saddened by the news of the passing of Dubey on February 27 at 10:30pm in a hospital in Chengdu, Sichuan Province, China. 

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“Tibetan Refugees in the Shadow of the Nepalese Earthquake” By Woeser

0 by / on 26/02/2016, 08:37 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in May 2015 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 26, 2015.

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“A Few Things Tibet Doesn’t Need” By Dungkar Yonten Gyatso

“A Few Things Tibet Doesn’t Need” By Dungkar Yonten Gyatso

0 by / on 17/02/2016, 17:31 / in Comment, New

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a short piece by Dungkar Yonten Gyatso that was posted on WeChat on January 19, 2016 and has been translated into English by Kalsang Wangdu.

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“Tibetan Mastiffs as A Metaphor” By Woeser

“Tibetan Mastiffs as A Metaphor” By Woeser

0 by / on 03/02/2016, 15:47 / in Comment, New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in May 2015 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 6, 2015.

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A Reflection on the So-Called “Ten Virtues” By Khenpo Pema Tsering

A Reflection on the So-Called “Ten Virtues” By Khenpo Pema Tsering

1 by / on 19/01/2016, 16:30 / in Comment, New

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a commentary on the new “Ten Virtues” by Khenpo (Abbot) Pema Tsering that has been circulating on the popular mobile phone app WeChat since July 2015.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2015/16 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2015/16 Reading List

0 by / on 10/01/2016, 22:31 / in New, Reading list, Reading List

Now that we’re well into the winter period, High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Winter 2015/16 Reading List – books on all aspects of Tibet!

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Poem: “Closer To The World” By Due Gyal

Poem: “Closer To The World” By Due Gyal

0 by / on 17/07/2012, 11:11 / in New, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a translation of a Tibetan poem written in two parts titled “Closer to the World” by writer and poet Due Gyal. Part one was posted on his blog on June 6, 2012 and part two on June 10, 2012. Our thanks go to Karma Tenzin Khangsar for submitting these translations. “Closer To The World” Part One The […]

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“Why Didn’t Kalon Tripa Read Out Tapey’s Name?” By Woeser

“Why Didn’t Kalon Tripa Read Out Tapey’s Name?” By Woeser

3 by / on 16/01/2012, 14:11 / in New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written between January 7 and 9, 2012 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on January 15, 2012. From January 1 – 10, 2012, the Kalachakra teachings given by the Dalai Lama took place in Bodh Gaya, India. In this blogpost, Woeser focuses on Kalon Tripa Lobsang Sangay’s […]

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“Mani Gego’s Yak Meat Processing Plant” By Woeser

“Mani Gego’s Yak Meat Processing Plant” By Woeser

0 by / on 09/01/2012, 22:46 / in New, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on September 7, 2011 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on September 17, 2011. In a series of posts making up Woeser’s summer travels to Lhasa, through Amdo and Kham, the post below is the follow up to “Magnificent Dzogchen Monastery“. This […]

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