Post Tagged with: "Tibetan Language"

“Reconsidering the Classification of Tibetan Dialects” By Thubten Phuntsok

“Reconsidering the Classification of Tibetan Dialects” By Thubten Phuntsok

0 by / on 28/01/2019, 11:40 / in Comment, Latest

High Peaks Pure Earth present an English translation of a talk given by Professor Thubten Phuntsok presented at the 2nd Conference on Tibetan Language at Nankai University, Tianjin, in August 2017. The Tibetan language post was published on WeChat on August 25, 2017.

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“Introduction to the Tibetan Language: An eTextbook for Spoken and Literary Tibetan” By Ruth Gamble, Tenzin Ringpapontsang, Chung Tsering and Grazia Scotellaro

“Introduction to the Tibetan Language: An eTextbook for Spoken and Literary Tibetan” By Ruth Gamble, Tenzin Ringpapontsang, Chung Tsering and Grazia Scotellaro

0 by / on 17/12/2018, 20:09 / in Reading List

Published by Australian National University Press, “Introduction to the Tibetan Language: An eTextbook for Spoken and Literary Tibetan” by Ruth Gamble, Tenzin Ringpapontsang, Chung Tsering and Grazia Scotellaro is a free resource for those wishing to learn Tibetan language.

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“Pouring My Heart Out: A Reply to My Sister Guru Kyi” By Theurang

“Pouring My Heart Out: A Reply to My Sister Guru Kyi” By Theurang

0 by / on 20/06/2018, 21:43 / in Comment

  High Peaks Pure Earth presents the English translation of a letter written by the writer Tashi Rabten (pen name: Theurang) to his younger sister Guru Kyi while he was in prison in 2012.

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“I Too Can Speak About Education” By Alak Dorshi

“I Too Can Speak About Education” By Alak Dorshi

1 by / on 14/04/2017, 15:11 / in Comment, History

As the online debate surrounding proposed “reforms” to bilingual education in Amdo continues, High Peaks Pure Earth presents an English translation of an important voice in that debate, that of prominent lama, scholar and Professor, Alak Dorshi (Dorshi Rinpoche). 

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An Open Letter to Zhang Wenkui, Party Secretary of Tsolho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, From Tsering Kyi

An Open Letter to Zhang Wenkui, Party Secretary of Tsolho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, From Tsering Kyi

0 by / on 11/04/2017, 19:35 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an open letter to the Party Secretary of Tsolho (Ch: Hainan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture Zhang Wenkui, from a netizen called Tsering Kyi. The open letter was written on April 4, 2017 and posted on social media such as WeChat and Weibo.

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“I Was Moved by the Tibetan Script at the Olympics Closing Ceremony” By Woeser

“I Was Moved by the Tibetan Script at the Olympics Closing Ceremony” By Woeser

0 by / on 05/10/2016, 11:37 / in Comment, Woeser

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a blogpost by Woeser, originally written for the Tibetan service of Radio Free Asia on August 23, 2016, and published on her blog on August 27, 2016.

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Online Poll about Tibetan Language Signage at Xining Railway Station

Online Poll about Tibetan Language Signage at Xining Railway Station

0 by / on 18/03/2016, 14:24 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a short post and comments to an online poll that circulated on WeChat in December 2015. The online poll was related to Tibetan language, pointing out that Xining Railway Station only has Chinese language signage. 

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“‘Stability’ and Tibetan on International Mother Language Day” By Woeser

“‘Stability’ and Tibetan on International Mother Language Day” By Woeser

0 by / on 29/09/2015, 15:04 / in Comment, Woeser

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

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Tibetan Language Discussed: “Respected Director, Open Our Path”

Tibetan Language Discussed: “Respected Director, Open Our Path”

0 by / on 05/01/2015, 17:31 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated a response from students in Ngaba, Amdo, to a speech that was given by the Director of Ngaba’s Education Department at the end of October 2014. The response was written on November 5, 2014 and subsequently widely circulated on social media.

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“An Urgent Call for the Protection and Preservation of Tibetan Language” By Khenpo Tsultrim Lodoe

“An Urgent Call for the Protection and Preservation of Tibetan Language” By Khenpo Tsultrim Lodoe

0 by / on 15/09/2014, 21:02 / in Comment

High Peaks Pure Earth has translated an article about Tibetan language by one of the most respected and influential Buddhist teachers in Tibet today, Khenpo Tsultrim Lodoe of the Larung Gar Buddhist Institute in Kham, Eastern Tibet. 

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