Poetry

Poem: A Tibetan Mother’s Thoughts

Poem: A Tibetan Mother’s Thoughts

0 by / on 28/03/2016, 13:00 / in Comment, New, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by a Tibetan blogger calling herself “A Thousand Lotus Flowers” which was written and posted online in February 2015.

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“Songs of the Arrow” by Bhuchung D. Sonam

“Songs of the Arrow” by Bhuchung D. Sonam

0 by / on 10/01/2016, 18:33 / in Poetry, Reading list, Reading List

Launched in July 2015 in Dharamsala, India, “Songs of the Arrow” by Bhuchung D. Sonam is collection of poems and a short story published by Blackneck Books, an imprint of TibetWrites.

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“The Suffering that Befell Yushu” By Sershul Rabsel

“The Suffering that Befell Yushu” By Sershul Rabsel

0 by / on 29/10/2015, 17:59 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem written in Tibetan to commemorate the devastating Yushu earthquake of April 14, 2010. The poem was posted on April 13, 2015 and has since been widely circulated on popular messaging app WeChat.

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An Untitled Poem Written By Baba Phuntsog Wangyal While Imprisoned

An Untitled Poem Written By Baba Phuntsog Wangyal While Imprisoned

0 by / on 26/09/2015, 13:05 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by the late Baba Phuntsog Wangyal (1922 – 2014) that was written while he was in prison.

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“Ngaba and Lhasa”: Two Poems by Theurang

“Ngaba and Lhasa”: Two Poems by Theurang

0 by / on 02/09/2015, 14:38 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents two more English translations of poems by Tashi Rabten, who writes under the pen name of Theurang.

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“Writing Rungye Adak” By Theurang

“Writing Rungye Adak” By Theurang

1 by / on 31/07/2015, 22:15 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a poem by writer and poet Tashi Rabten, aka Theurang, that he wrote to Rungye Adak who was released from prison today, July 31, 2015 after serving an eight year sentence.

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Poem: “Testimony – for the Eightieth Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama” By Woeser

Poem: “Testimony – for the Eightieth Birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama” By Woeser

1 by / on 07/07/2015, 16:09 / in Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth is happy to post the English translation of a poem by Woeser which was written for the eightieth birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.

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Poem: “Today, I Wish to Offer Three Prostrations towards Lhasa” By Theurang

Poem: “Today, I Wish to Offer Three Prostrations towards Lhasa” By Theurang

0 by / on 30/06/2015, 16:14 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a new poem by writer and poet Tashi Rabten, aka Theurang. 

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Poem: “Together We Shed Tears, Mourning the Yunnan Earthquake”

Poem: “Together We Shed Tears, Mourning the Yunnan Earthquake”

0 by / on 28/10/2014, 16:47 / in Poetry

  High Peaks Pure Earth presents an English translation of a poem written by a Tibetan blogger on August 4, 2014, and posted online on the Gendun Chophel website on August 21, 2014. 

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Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 4

Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 4

0 by / on 06/03/2014, 16:28 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated poetry that was posted online on a TibetCul blog on September 9, 2013. This is the final part of a series of poems all written on the theme of “Flame”, the previous three parts were posted online on High Peaks Pure Earth earlier, you can find them here, here and here.

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