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  • publication . Article . 2013
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Christina Kilby;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Featuring Buddhist ritual life in its diverse manifestations across the Tibetan Plateau, this volume engages the task of defining 'ritual' by analyzing moments of ritual change. Whether political regime change, technological innovation, or social upheaval, external cata...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    G.yang skyabs rdo rje གཡང་སྐྱབས་རྡོ་རྗེ།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    In summer of 2007, I was a student in Rwa rgya at Snowland Sherig Norbling School. The students in Rwa rgya, and in most other places in Mgo log Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, had a break for almost one month to collect caterpillar fungus and thus be able to better meet...

  • publication . Article . 2011
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Limusishiden;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Limusishiden (Li Dechun 李得春) is a native of Tughuan (Tuguan 土官) Mongghul Village, Huzhu 互助 Mongghul (Tu 土) Autonomous County, Qinghai 肯海 Province and a surgeon at Qinghai University Attached Hospital (Qinghai daxue fushu yiyuan 青海大学附属医院 in Xining 西宁 City. In this essay ...

  • publication . Article . 2015
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Huatse Gyal དཔའ་རྩེ་རྒྱལ།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    All through my schooling in Amdo, I admired the 'selfless soldiers' in the many stories that we were taught – stories that originated in the Chinese Communist revolution, and were supposed to provide the foundation for our new society, since the 1950s. Our heroes were m...

  • publication . Article . 2012
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    G.yu lha གཡུ་ལྷ།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Lavrung is a little studied Qiangic language spoken by a small group of Tibetans in Rangtang County, Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China. This work provides the first monographic introduction to Lavrung Tibetans and their language and cu...

  • publication . Article . 2011
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Snying dkar skyid སྙིང་དཀར་སྐྱིད།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Snying dkar skyid writes: I recorded this story from Khro mo rgyal (b. 1927) in Stag rig Village (Khrang dmar Township, Khri ka County, Mtsho Iho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai Province). She is one of the best storytellers in the village. Most village children ...

  • publication . Article . 2016
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Christine Murphy;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Tibetan Folktales brings a welcome addition to the well-respected World Folklore Series, published by Libraries Unlimited, an imprint of ABC-CLIO LLC. The primary author, Haiwang Yuan, Professor of Library Public Services at Western Kentucky University, has also written...

  • publication . Article . 2018
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Reviewed by Séagh Kehoe;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Oral and Literary Continuities in Modern Tibet: The Inescapable Nation, Lama Jabb's contribution to Studies in Modern Tibetan Culture series, is the first book-length study in English to center the literary, cultural, and political roots of modern Tibetan literature. Wr...

  • publication . Article . 2015
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Limusishiden (Li Dechun 李得春);
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    He has swept aside all other Mongghul and Tibetan folksong singers in his hometown. He has memorized many Tibetan Buddhist scriptures and chanted them proudly throughout his life. He is the last outstanding Mongghul folksong singer among the Mongghul folksong singers. H...

  • publication . Article . 2016
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Duojiezhaxi རྡོ་རྗེ་བཀྲ་ཤིས། (Dorje Tashi, Rdo rje bkra shis); CK Stuart;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Names, name frequency, and naming practices in Brag dmar nang (Zhemeang) Village, Dkar brjid (Garang) Township, Khri ka (Guide) County, Mtsho lho (Hainan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho sngon (Qinghai) Province, PR China and Mtsho lho Number Two Nationalities Seni...

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