"Burning the Sun's Braids: New Poetry from Tibet" Translated by Bhuchung D. Sonam

Order from eBay here: http://bit.ly/BurningSun

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.
The bilingual volume contains pieces by contemporary Tibetan poets (the late) Khawa Nyingchak, Chen Metak and Dhi Lhaden. There is a foreword by Tibetan poet and writer Tsering Wangmo Dhompa and an Afterword by Tibetan activist and writer Tenzin Dorjee (Tendor).
Read an interview with Bhuchung D. Sonam conducted by Tenzin Dickie about his life and work: http://bit.ly/2BYvwpI
Read three poems from “Burning the Sun’s Braids”, published on Scroll.in : http://bit.ly/2nUSsDR
Order the book online from here: http://bit.ly/BurningSun


  1. Susan Ducat

    I would like to know how to get some of these publications. List with prices?

    • High Peaks Pure Earth

      Hi Susan, thanks for your comment. For any publications by Blackneck Books, you can contact them via their Instagram or Facebook. As far as we know, they don’t have a web page with prices listed.

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *