Post Tagged with: "Lhasa"

Do you know the “Trunglha Yarsol” Festival to Celebrate the Birthday of His Holiness?” By Woeser

Do you know the “Trunglha Yarsol” Festival to Celebrate the Birthday of His Holiness?” By Woeser

0 by / on 12/10/2018, 13:32 / in Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia on July 6, 2018, and published on her blog on July 17, 2018.

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Young Tibetan Photographer Nyedron: “It’s Not the Tibet you Imagine, but it’s Just as Cool”

Young Tibetan Photographer Nyedron: “It’s Not the Tibet you Imagine, but it’s Just as Cool”

0 by / on 30/09/2018, 23:26 / in Interview, Latest, People

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a profile of young Tibetan photographer and entrepreneur Nyema Droma, also known as Nyedron for short. The profile was published on WeChat on August 14, 2018.

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“Collecting Eyewitness Accounts in Lhasa”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 7 By Woeser

“Collecting Eyewitness Accounts in Lhasa”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 7 By Woeser

0 by / on 12/09/2018, 23:14 / in History, Latest, 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 April 27, 2018. This is the seventh essay in a long series of posts about the Cultural Revolution in Tibet.

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Woeser’s Instagram Posts from Lhasa, May 2018

Woeser’s Instagram Posts from Lhasa, May 2018

0 by / on 22/08/2018, 17:06 / in Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a selection of Woeser’s posts on her Instagram account from Lhasa posted in May 2018. Woeser’s return to Lhasa from Beijing in April this year was the first time she had been allowed to return to the city since November 2014.

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Woeser’s Instagram Posts from Lhasa, April 2018

Woeser’s Instagram Posts from Lhasa, April 2018

2 by / on 08/08/2018, 17:03 / in Latest, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a selection of Woeser’s posts on her Instagram account, starting from early April 2018. This was the first time Woeser had been allowed to return to Lhasa since November 2014.

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“The Cultural Revolution Has Not Been Purged”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 6 By Woeser

“The Cultural Revolution Has Not Been Purged”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 6 By Woeser

0 by / on 25/07/2018, 17:00 / in History, Latest, 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 February 20, 2018. This is the sixth essay in a long series of posts about the Cultural Revolution in Tibet.

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High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth Summer 2018 Reading List

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 21:40 / in Latest, Reading List

High Peaks Pure Earth presents the Summer 2018 Reading List! We’ve updated the previous Winter Reading List to include 26 (!) 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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“Journey to Lhasa: The Diary of a Spy” By Sarat Chandra Das

“Journey to Lhasa: The Diary of a Spy” By Sarat Chandra Das

1 by / on 18/07/2018, 17:32 / in Reading List

Published by Speaking Tiger Books in October 2017, “Journey to Lhasa: The Diary of a Spy” is an account written by Sarat Chandra Das of his travels in Tibet. A civil engineer by profession, he was recruited by the British as a spy in Darjeeling in 1874.

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“Tibetan Caravans: Journeys from Leh to Lhasa” By Abdul Wahid Radhu

“Tibetan Caravans: Journeys from Leh to Lhasa” By Abdul Wahid Radhu

0 by / on 18/07/2018, 17:24 / in Reading List

Published by Speaking Tiger in June 2017, “Tibetan Caravans: Journeys from Leh to Lhasa” by Abdul Wahid Radhu is a memoir about trans-Himalayan trade — the riches, the politics and protocol, the challenging yet magnificent natural landscape, altitude sickness, snow storms, bandits and raiders, monks and soldiers.

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“Horror Scenes from Cultural Revolution Photos”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 5 By Woeser

“Horror Scenes from Cultural Revolution Photos”: An Interview That Made Me Continue to Think About the Cultural Revolution in Tibet – Part 5 By Woeser

1 by / on 13/07/2018, 12:00 / in Comment, History, Latest, 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 February 14, 2018.

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