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“Should One Follow the Party’s Instructions?” By Shokjang

“Should One Follow the Party’s Instructions?” By Shokjang

1 by / on 19/03/2018, 13:37 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of an older essay by Tibetan writer and intellectual Shokjang (aka Druklo) titled “Should One Follow the Party’s Instructions?”.

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Three Poems by Chen Metak

Three Poems by Chen Metak

2 by / on 14/03/2018, 18:40 / in Comment, 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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Tibet Enters into the Era of Facial Recognition ATMs

Tibet Enters into the Era of Facial Recognition ATMs

2 by / on 08/03/2018, 17:06 / in Comment, News

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article from WeChat posted on December 29, 2017, about new facial recognition ATMs in Tibet.

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“A Tibetan Woman That You Rarely See in Films” By Melong Art

“A Tibetan Woman That You Rarely See in Films” By Melong Art

0 by / on 21/02/2018, 22:01 / in Comment, Interview

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an interview with a Tibetan documentary filmmaker that was originally published on the “Melong Art” WeChat channel on September 10, 2017.

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“Remembering Another Three of Seven Tibetans Who Self-Immolated in 2017” By Woeser

“Remembering Another Three of Seven Tibetans Who Self-Immolated in 2017” By Woeser

0 by / on 07/02/2018, 16:58 / in Comment, 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 13, 2017.

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“Should We Really Eat Dried Meat?” By Tenphun

“Should We Really Eat Dried Meat?” By Tenphun

0 by / on 31/01/2018, 16:28 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article by Tenphun titled “Should We Really Eat Dried Meat”? which was originally published online on October 6, 2017.

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A Collection of Tibetan Jokes

A Collection of Tibetan Jokes

1 by / on 17/01/2018, 17:00 / in Art, Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has collected and translated some Tibetan jokes.

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Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

Tibet’s Youngest Principal Cellist on Her 20 Year Long Musical Journey

1 by / on 07/12/2017, 17:14 / in Comment, Interview, Music, Music, People

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a profile of professional Tibetan cellist Dolma Tsering from Shigatse. The profile was published on WeChat on August 7, 2017 but has since been deleted. The piece can still be found online such as on this website, from which the accompanying images were extracted.

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“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 2) By Woeser

“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 2) By Woeser

1 by / on 30/11/2017, 12:29 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated the second (and final) part of this piece by Woeser originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on October 14, 2017.

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“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 1) By Woeser

“The Scissors Woman, Freedom of Speech and ‘Sino-Tibetan Exchange’ etc.” (Part 1) By Woeser

0 by / on 29/11/2017, 12:18 / in Comment, 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 October 14, 2017.

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