Post Tagged with: "Poetry"

Poem: “You Who Bear the Sins of Your Dreams, For My Friend Shokjang” By Theurang

Poem: “You Who Bear the Sins of Your Dreams, For My Friend Shokjang” By Theurang

4 by / on 26/03/2018, 09:17 / in Latest, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth is publishing the English translation of a poem written by Tashi Rabten (pen name: Theurang) and presented to his close friend Shokjang upon his release from prison.

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Three Poems by Chen Metak

Three Poems by Chen Metak

2 by / on 14/03/2018, 18:40 / in Comment, Latest, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents Bhuchung D Sonam’s translations of three poems by prominent poet from Amdo, Chen Metak.

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Poem: “Eye of the Empire” By Woeser

Poem: “Eye of the Empire” By Woeser

0 by / on 10/03/2018, 11:10 / in Latest, Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth presents an English translation by Palden Gyal of Woeser’s poem “Eye of the Empire, originally published by the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on February 9, 2018.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2017 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Winter 2017 Reading List

0 by / on 14/12/2017, 18:30 / in Reading List

As 2017 nears to a close, we’ve updated our Summer reading list to include 13 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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“Burning the Sun’s Braids: New Poetry from Tibet” Translated by Bhuchung D. Sonam

“Burning the Sun’s Braids: New Poetry from Tibet” Translated by Bhuchung D. Sonam

0 by / on 14/12/2017, 17:08 / in Reading List

Published in October 2017 by Blackneck Books, an imprint of TibetWrites, “Burning the Sun’s Braids: New Poetry from Tibet”, is a selection of poetry from Tibet translated into English by Bhuchung D. Sonam.

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Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Emoji Poem “Longing” By Kyabchen Dedrol

Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Emoji Poem “Longing” By Kyabchen Dedrol

0 by / on 10/11/2017, 11:00 / in Comment, Guest Post, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Lowell Cook* who has translated an emoji poem by contemporary Tibetan poet Kyabchen Dedrol and written an accompanying introduction. As different screens render emojis differently, an image of the whole poem is inserted into the post at the end. Thank you to Lowell Cook for another great submission! Please be sure […]

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Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

Poem: “That Night I Dreamt of Langchen La…” By Woeser

0 by / on 19/09/2017, 16:24 / in Poetry, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by Woeser written on May 17, 2017, and published on her blog on June 9, 2017. 

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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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“Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” by Tenpa Dhargyal Gashi

“Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” by Tenpa Dhargyal Gashi

0 by / on 21/12/2016, 17:57 / in Reading List

Published in Canada in September 2016, “Between Dawn and Birth of a Song” is a volume of poetry by Canada-based exile Tibetan Tenpa Dhargyal Gashi.

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