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Woeser’s Instagram Posts from Lhasa, April 2018

Woeser’s Instagram Posts from Lhasa, April 2018

2 by / on 08/08/2018, 17:03 / in Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a selection of Woeser’s posts on her Instagram account, starting from early April 2018. This was the first time Woeser had been allowed to return to Lhasa since November 2014.

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“The Cultural Revolution Has Not Been Purged”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 6 By Woeser

“The Cultural Revolution Has Not Been Purged”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 6 By Woeser

0 by / on 25/07/2018, 17:00 / in History, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on February 20, 2018. This is the sixth essay in a long series of posts about the Cultural Revolution in Tibet.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 21:40 / in Latest, Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Summer 2018 Reading List! We’ve updated the previous Winter Reading List to include 26 (!) more titles covering the span of the entire Tibetan Buddhist world. Please note the reading list is best viewed on your computer’s browser, each link opens in a new tab.

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“Journey to Lhasa: The Diary of a Spy” By Sarat Chandra Das

“Journey to Lhasa: The Diary of a Spy” By Sarat Chandra Das

1 by / on 18/07/2018, 17:32 / in Reading List

Published by Speaking Tiger Books in October 2017, “Journey to Lhasa: The Diary of a Spy” is an account written by Sarat Chandra Das of his travels in Tibet. A civil engineer by profession, he was recruited by the British as a spy in Darjeeling in 1874.

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“Tibetan Caravans: Journeys from Leh to Lhasa” By Abdul Wahid Radhu

“Tibetan Caravans: Journeys from Leh to Lhasa” By Abdul Wahid Radhu

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 17:24 / in Reading List

Published by Speaking Tiger in June 2017, “Tibetan Caravans: Journeys from Leh to Lhasa” by Abdul Wahid Radhu is a memoir about trans-Himalayan trade — the riches, the politics and protocol, the challenging yet magnificent natural landscape, altitude sickness, snow storms, bandits and raiders, monks and soldiers.

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“Horror Scenes from Cultural Revolution Photos”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 5 By Woeser

“Horror Scenes from Cultural Revolution Photos”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 5 By Woeser

1 by / on 13/07/2018, 12:00 / in Comment, History, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on February 14, 2018.

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“The Intrinsic Link Between Photos Taken in the Same Location at Different Times”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 4 By Woeser

“The Intrinsic Link Between Photos Taken in the Same Location at Different Times”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 4 By Woeser

0 by / on 04/06/2018, 09:55 / in Comment, History, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on January 31, 2018.

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“About the Photos Taken and Published by My Father”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 3 By Woeser

“About the Photos Taken and Published by My Father”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 3 By Woeser

1 by / on 03/05/2018, 07:03 / in Comment, History, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on December 7, 2017.

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“Those Who Took Photos of the Cultural Revolution in Tibet” – An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet Part 2 By Woeser

“Those Who Took Photos of the Cultural Revolution in Tibet” – An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet Part 2 By Woeser

0 by / on 26/04/2018, 10:44 / in Comment, History, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on November 23, 2017. This is the second essay in a long series of posts about the Cultural Revolution in Tibet. The subsequent posts will be published in the coming weeks.

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“The Cultural Revolution Has By No Means Ended” An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet Part 1 By Woeser

“The Cultural Revolution Has By No Means Ended” An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet Part 1 By Woeser

0 by / on 18/04/2018, 20:55 / in History, Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on September 24, 2017.

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