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“Why is Batang County Experiencing so Many Power Cuts?” By Woeser

“Why is Batang County Experiencing so Many Power Cuts?” By Woeser

1 by / on 25/02/2012, 14:43 / in Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on December 14, 2011, for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on December 20, 2011. This series of posts covers Woeser’s travels to Amdo, Kham and Lhasa that started in the Summer of 2011 and follows on from the last post “Tibetan Buddhist […]

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Poetry Series: “Straying Far from Myself” Part 5

Poetry Series: “Straying Far from Myself” Part 5

0 by / on 15/02/2012, 20:20 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem by Adong Paldothar that was posted online on a TibetCul poetry blog on November 19, 2011. The poem was submitted as part of an activity where members of a poetry group all wrote a poem using the same title, “Straying Far From Myself”. Only one poem is being posted today and readers […]

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“Nyarong County’s Gonpo Namgyal” By Woeser

“Nyarong County’s Gonpo Namgyal” By Woeser

4 by / on 09/02/2012, 22:25 / in Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written on October 6, 2011 for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia and posted on her blog on October 12, 2011. This series of posts covers Woeser’s travels to Amdo, Kham and Lhasa that started in Summer of 2011 and follows on from the last post “The Used Geta […]

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Poem: “To Amnye Machen”

Poem: “To Amnye Machen”

1 by / on 31/01/2012, 15:30 / in Poetry

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a poem titled “To Amnye Machen” by a Tibetan blogger calling themselves, The Plateau is my Home. The poem was posted on a TibetCul blog on September 5, 2011. Amnye Machen is the major range of mountains in Amdo, north-eastern Tibet, and considered the most sacred in Amdo, a place of pilgrimage. The poem highlights […]

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