Poetry

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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Poem: “Potala Palace” By Tashi

Poem: “Potala Palace” By Tashi

1 by / on 05/02/2014, 12:50 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a poem titled “Potala Palace” by Tashi.

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Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 3

Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 3

0 by / on 27/01/2014, 18:14 / in Poetry

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

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Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 2

Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 2

0 by / on 13/01/2014, 11:39 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated new poetry that was posted online on a TibetCul blog on September 9, 2013. This is the second part of a series of poems all written on the theme of “Flame”, the first three poems were posted online on High Peaks Pure Earth on November 27, 2013.

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Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 1

Poetry Series: “Flame” Part 1

2 by / on 27/11/2013, 17:48 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated new poetry that was posted online on a TibetCul blog on September 9, 2013. Readers may remember the poetry series “Straying Far From Myself” that we translated last year, today’s poetry comes from the same group.

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Poem: “Three Tibetans” By Reba Gerong Tsering

Poem: “Three Tibetans” By Reba Gerong Tsering

0 by / on 21/10/2013, 16:38 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem titled “Three Tibetans”, posted on a TibetCul blog on September 7, 2013. The author, Reba Gerong Tsering, also wrote the poem “The Fragrant Flower of Freedom” that was translated in March 2012. “Three Tibetans” is an unusual poem as it is a critique of Tibetan society and brings to mind the themes expressed […]

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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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