Post Tagged with: "Nepal"

“Lt. Col. Frederick Marshman Bailey, C.I.E. – Explorer, Spy & Diplomat” By Rafaela Mottram

“Lt. Col. Frederick Marshman Bailey, C.I.E. – Explorer, Spy & Diplomat” By Rafaela Mottram

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

Published in the UK by Pagoda Press in May 2019, this is a new biography of Lt. Col. Frederick Marshman Bailey who worked and travelled in India, Tibet and Central Asia during the first half of the twentieth century.

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“Creating the Universe: Depictions of the Cosmos in Himalayan Buddhism” By Eric Huntington

“Creating the Universe: Depictions of the Cosmos in Himalayan Buddhism” By Eric Huntington

0 by / on 14/08/2019, 14:23 / in Reading List

Published in March 2019 by University of Washington Press, “Creating the Universe: Depictions of the Cosmos in Himalayan Buddhism” by Eric Huntington explores the various ways that Buddhists have imagined and represented the cosmos over the last nearly two thousand years of Buddhist history in Tibet, Nepal and India. 

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“From a Trickle to a Torrent: Education, Migration, and Social Change in a Himalayan Valley of Nepal” By Geoff Childs and Namgyal Choedup

“From a Trickle to a Torrent: Education, Migration, and Social Change in a Himalayan Valley of Nepal” By Geoff Childs and Namgyal Choedup

0 by / on 17/12/2018, 20:04 / in Reading List

Published in October 2018 by University of California Press, “From a Trickle to a Torrent: Education, Migration, and Social Change in a Himalayan Valley of Nepal” by Geoff Childs and Namgyal Choedup documents the demographic and social consequences of educational migration from Nubri, a Tibetan enclave in the highlands of Nepal.

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“Reply from Tibet” By Dharma Ratna Yami

“Reply from Tibet” By Dharma Ratna Yami

0 by / on 14/12/2017, 17:10 / in Reading List

Published in August 2017 by Vajra Books, “Reply from Tibet” by Dharma Ratna Yami is an English translation of 1952’s “Sandeya Lisah”, published in Nepal by Lhasa merchant turned freedom fighter Dharma Ratna Yami (1915-75).

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“Social Regulation: Case Studies from Tibetan History” By Jeannine Bischoff and Saul Mullard (Eds)

“Social Regulation: Case Studies from Tibetan History” By Jeannine Bischoff and Saul Mullard (Eds)

0 by / on 16/08/2017, 18:53 / in Reading List

Published by Brill in 2017, “Social Regulation: Case Studies from Tibetan History” is a collection edited by Jeannine Bischoff and Saul Mullard focusing on the mechanisms that regulated Tibetan societies from the 17th to the 20th centuries.

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“Lhasa’s Important Toilets” By Woeser

“Lhasa’s Important Toilets” By Woeser

0 by / on 02/05/2016, 18:46 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written between January and August 2015 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on August 10, 2015.

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“Tibetan Refugees in the Shadow of the Nepalese Earthquake” By Woeser

0 by / on 26/02/2016, 08:37 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser written in May 2015 for the Mandarin service of Radio Free Asia and published on her blog on May 26, 2015.

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“Rituals of Ethnicity” By Sara Shneiderman

“Rituals of Ethnicity” By Sara Shneiderman

0 by / on 05/08/2015, 10:52 / in Reading List

Published by the University of Pennsylvania Press in February 2015, “Rituals of Ethnicity: Thangmi Identities Between Nepal and India” by Sara Shneiderman is a transnational study of the relationships between mobility, ethnicity, and ritual action.

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