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337 research outcomes, page 1 of 34
  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Pad ma skyid པདྨ་སྐྱིད།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    My name is Pad ma skyid. I was born in 1981 in Pan yag Community, 'Bo spa Township, Pad ma County, Mgo log Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho sngon (Qinghai) Province. I have eight siblings. Growing up in a black yak-hair tent, we spent our days playing with lambs, fo...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Pad+ma rig 'dzin པདྨ་རིག་འཛིན།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Inside the front book cover, the reader is informed that Nag po skal bzang (b. 1955 in Gling rgya Village, Thun rin (Reb gong, Tongren) County, Rma lho (Huangnan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho ngon (Qinghai) Province) graduated from Mtsho ngon Nationalities Unive...

  • publication . Article . 2012
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Rebecca A Clothey; Elena McKinlay;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    With growth in China's tourist industry and international trade in recent decades, learning English has become a threshold for determining who can get what others cannot. There are many opportunities to master and become culturally competent in English in the prosperous...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Sangs rgyas bkra shis སངས་རྒྱས་བཀྲ་ཤིས།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    My family had a stallion we called Rta mgo ser 'Yellow-Head Horse'. Father and two of his brothers occasionally rode it. Father said that Yellow-Head was very wild when it was taken to join local horseraces. I didn't believe that because Yellow-Head was very gentle when...

  • publication . Article . 2015
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Nyima Gyamtsan ཉི་མ་རྒྱལ་མཚན།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Through the long dreary days of another semester at school, I had become fixated on the idea of going to Lhasa. But how could I tell my parents? I decided to wait for the upcoming holiday, and thought long and hard about what I would say to them. When I got home from th...

  • publication . Article . 2013
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Pad ma rin chen པད་མ་རིན་ཆེན།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    A myes Bya khyung, dignified and magnificent, towers among its shorter peers behind the capital city of Reb gong. Frequently, Heaven seems to scatter white flowers on the mountain peak, making it splendidly picturesque. The mid slopes of the mountain were once covered w...

  • publication . Article . 2015
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Bianca Horrleman;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Starting from the late nineteenth century, northwest China, Eastern Turkestan (modern Xinjiang), and eastern Tibet became increasingly attractive destinations for foreign travelers and explorers. There was a veritable 'run' on the region, which was deemed one of the las...

  • publication . Article . 2018
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Enrico Beltramini;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Trent Pomplun. 2010. Jesuit on the Roof of the World: Ippolito Desideri's Mission to Tibet. New York: Oxford University Press, xvi + 302 pages, ISBN 978-0-19-537786-6 (hardback 29.95USD). Michael J. Sweet (trans) and Leonard Zwilling (ed). 2010. Mission to Tibet: The Ex...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Rin chen rdo rje རིན་ཆེན་རྡོ་རྗེ།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    was born in 1983 in Lo khog (Luoke) Village, Gcan tsha (Jianzha) County, Rma lho (Huangnan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho sngon (Qinghai) Province, China. This story is one of my favorite Uncle Ston pa accounts. I do not recall exactly when I first heard it, but ...

  • publication . Article . 2018
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Konchok Gelek (Dkon mchog dge legs དཀོན་མཆོག་དགེ་ལེགས། Gengqiu Gelai 更求格来);
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Gillian G Tan (Stevan Harrell, Foreword). 2017. In the Circle of White Stones: Moving Through Seasons with Nomads of Eastern Tibet. Seattle: University of Washington Press. xxii + 147 pp, 3 kinship charts, 2 maps, a diagram of pastoral movement, 18 photos, glossary, ind...

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