Post Tagged with: "Amdo"

Poem: “The Lama Tsongkhapa Who Missed his Mother atop Ganden Mountain” By Chime

Poem: “The Lama Tsongkhapa Who Missed his Mother atop Ganden Mountain” By Chime

0 by / on 12/02/2020, 23:43 / in Comment, Guest Post, Latest, Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a poem titled “The Lama Tsongkhapa Who Missed his Mother atop Ganden Mountain” written by Tibetan female poet from Amdo, Chime.

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A Selection of Songs From Two Albums by The Tibet Patient

A Selection of Songs From Two Albums by The Tibet Patient

0 by / on 22/01/2020, 16:52 / in Latest, Music, Music from Tibet

High Peaks Pure Earth presents English translations of selected songs by Tibetan music duo called “The Tibet Patient” (བོད་ཀྱི་ནད་པ།). The Tibet Patient are two friends Jigshed Kyab and Pema Dorje from Amdo who met at university. This post follows on from the interview we translated with them and posted online last month.

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Interview with Music Duo The Tibet Patient: We Are All Patients in Between Dreams and Reality

Interview with Music Duo The Tibet Patient: We Are All Patients in Between Dreams and Reality

0 by / on 12/12/2019, 14:40 / in Interview, Latest, Music

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of an interview with Tibetan music duo who call themselves The Tibet Patient. The interview was originally published online at this URL last year but is no longer online.

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“Trading Caterpillar Fungus in Tibet: When Economic Boom Hits Rural Area” By Emilia Roza Sulek

“Trading Caterpillar Fungus in Tibet: When Economic Boom Hits Rural Area” By Emilia Roza Sulek

0 by / on 14/08/2019, 14:34 / in Reading List

Published in July 2019 by Amsterdam University Press, “Trading Caterpillar Fungus in Tibet: When Economic Boom Hits Rural Area” by Emilia Roza Sulek looks at the caterpillar fungus trade among the pastoralists of Golok in Amdo.

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“Morality and Monastic Revival in Post-Mao Tibet” By Jane Caple

“Morality and Monastic Revival in Post-Mao Tibet” By Jane Caple

0 by / on 14/08/2019, 14:27 / in Reading List

Published in March 2019 by University of Hawaii Press, “Morality and Monastic Revival in Post-Mao Tibet” by Jane Caple is an ethnographic study exploring the social and moral dimensions of monastic revival and reform across a range of Geluk monasteries in northeast Tibet (Amdo/Qinghai Province) from the 1980s on.

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“Prejudiced Views Towards the ‘Tibetan Hui’ of Hualong County”

“Prejudiced Views Towards the ‘Tibetan Hui’ of Hualong County”

1 by / on 11/04/2018, 21:25 / in Comment, Society

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a post about Tibetan Hui Muslim communities in Hualong County in Amdo, that was originally published on the WeChat channel “Hualong Tibetan Voice” on November 14, 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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“Mapping Amdo – Dynamics of Change (Vol. 1)” By Jarmila Ptackova and Adrian Zenz (eds.)

“Mapping Amdo – Dynamics of Change (Vol. 1)” By Jarmila Ptackova and Adrian Zenz (eds.)

0 by / on 14/12/2017, 17:07 / in Reading List

Published by Prague’s Oriental Institute, the first volume of “Mapping Amdo – Dynamics of Change” by Jarmila Ptáčková and Adrian Zenz (eds.) brings together contributions from the first Amdo Research Network held at the Humboldt University of Berlin in December 2014.

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“Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” By Gina Corrigan

“Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” By Gina Corrigan

0 by / on 11/12/2017, 12:02 / in Reading List

Published in November 2017 by Hali Publications, “Tibetan Dress In Amdo & Kham” by Gina Corrigan takes a detailed look at Tibetan costume, focusing on textiles but also branching out into the lives of local Tibetan people who share their stories through interviews.

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Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Poetry by Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol

Guest Post by Lowell Cook: Poetry by Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol

0 by / on 16/07/2017, 22:50 / in Guest Post, Poetry

  High Peaks Pure Earth presents a guest post by Lowell Cook* who has translated two poems by contemporary Amdo poets Sangdor and Kyabchen Dedrol and written a comprehensive introduction to their work. Thank you to Lowell Cook for this submission!

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