Poetry

Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Poetry by Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol

Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Poetry by Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol

0 by / on 16/07/2017, 22:50 / in Guest Post, Latest, Poetry

  High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Lowell Cook* who has translated two poems by contemporary Amdo poets Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol and written a comprehensive introduction to their work. Thank you to Lowell Cook for this submission!

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“Losar, Losar!” and “Spring”: Poetry by Yungdrung Gyurme

“Losar, Losar!” and “Spring”: Poetry by Yungdrung Gyurme

0 by / on 27/02/2017, 10:09 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents two poems by Tibetan student Yungdrung Gyurme. Today, February 27, 2017, marks the first day of Losar (Tibetan New Year), Female Fire Bird Year 2144. On this occasion we wish all readers Losar Tashi Delek!

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Guest Post By Bhuchung D. Sonam: Book Review of “Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” By Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal

Guest Post By Bhuchung D. Sonam: Book Review of “Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” By Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal

1 by / on 29/11/2016, 15:38 / in Book Reviews, Comment, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Bhuchung D. Sonam. The guest post is a book review of “Between Dawn and the Birth of a Song”, a volume of poetry by Canada based Tibetan Gashi Tenpa Dhargyal.

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Poetry and Prose by Kyabchen Dedrol

Poetry and Prose by Kyabchen Dedrol

2 by / on 31/08/2016, 14:38 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents English translations of three poems and a prose piece by prominent Tibetan poet and essayist Kyabchen Dedrol.

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Poem: “Waterfall of Beer” By Rinpung Tenchoe

Poem: “Waterfall of Beer” By Rinpung Tenchoe

2 by / on 03/08/2016, 23:03 / in Comment, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the translation of a poem called ‘Waterfall of Beer’ which was first posted on TB Sheep blog (Lug tsang dPal yon) on March 7, 2015.

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“Farewell Words” By and For Khawa Nyingchak

“Farewell Words” By and For Khawa Nyingchak

0 by / on 26/06/2016, 23:30 / in Poetry

To commemorate one year since the passing of poet, writer and environmentalist Khawa Nyingchak (1989-2015), High Peaks Pure Earth presents English translations of poetry both written by Khawa Nyingchak and for him by his friends.

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“Those People” A Poem About Mining By Theurang

“Those People” A Poem About Mining By Theurang

3 by / on 08/06/2016, 17:47 / in Comment, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents an English translation of a new poem by Tashi Rabten, writing under his pen name, Theurang. The poem was written on May 22, 2016 and has been circulating on WeChat since then.

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“Fire” and “The Lies of Qinghai Television Tibetan Service” By Shokjang

“Fire” and “The Lies of Qinghai Television Tibetan Service” By Shokjang

0 by / on 03/05/2016, 07:30 / in Comment, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a poem and prose piece by Tibetan intellectual and writer Shokjang (aka Druklo) who is currently imprisoned.

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Poem: A Tibetan Mother’s Thoughts

Poem: A Tibetan Mother’s Thoughts

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

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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