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  • publication . Article . 2009
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Libu Lakhi (Li Jianfu 李建富, Dawa Tenzin ཟླ་བ་བསྟན་འཛིན།; Tsering Bum ཚེ་རིང་འབུམ།; Charles Kevin Stuart;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    This remarkable book is the product of a fruitful collaboration among a native speaker of na53 mʑi53 kha11 tho11, Tibetan and Chinese consultants, and a dedicated group of Westerners resident in China. It affords the reader an intimate glimpse into traditional na53 mʑi5...

  • publication . Article . 2013
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Ligaya Beebe;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Daniel J. Miller is a rangeland ecologist who has studied agricultural and pastoral practices around the Himalayas and on the Tibetan Plateau since the 1970s. Drokpa: Nomads of the Tibetan Plateau and Himalaya is a collection of photographs published for a general audie...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Phun tshogs dbang rgyal ཕུན་ཚོགས་དབང་རྒྱལ།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    I was born in 1993 in Ska chung Village, Nyin mtha' Township, Rma lho (Henan) Mongolian Autonomous County, Reb gong (Huangnan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho sngon (Qinghai) Province, PR China. I heard this story from my maternal grandmother (Mgon po mtsho, b. 193...

  • publication . Article . 2016
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Enrico Beltramini;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    These two contributions address the important topics of Himalayan and Tibetan medicine. Gupta et al. is a book of science, primarily focused on the knowledge about, and the therapeutic effects of, plants and plant products in Himachal Himalaya, India. Gyatso's work is a...

  • publication . Article . 2013
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Ivette Vargas-O'Bryan;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Sam van Schaik, a lecturer at London's School of Oriental and African Studies, the British Library's expert on early Tibet, and author of an informative site on early Tibet, 1 has written a unique, extensive history of Tibet, encompassing the pre-imperial period to the ...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Uday Chandra;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Notwithstanding its somewhat misleading subtitle, A Century of Protests is a painstaking reconstruction of the checkered agrarian history of the Brahmaputra Valley between the passage of the Assam Land Revenue Regulation of 1886 and the repeal of the Assam Tenancy Act o...

  • publication . Article . 2017
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Devin Gonier; Rgyal yum sgrol ma རྒྱལ་ཡུམ་སྒྲོལ་མ།;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    The unique features of pyramid shemes and certain underlying causes for their development on the Tibetan Plateau are analyzed. Research was conducted by analyzing 521 surveys, allowing estimation of pyramid scheme activity on the Plateau and an identification of related...

  • publication . Article . 2012
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Anthony R. Walker;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Approximately 1,500 Toda people inhabit the Nilgiri Mountains in south India. Arguably the most remarkable characteristic of Toda culture is the sacred nature of the husbandry of herds of long-horned mountain water buffaloes. No other community in India has so single-mi...

  • publication . Article . 2012
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    G.yu 'brug གཡུ་འབྲུག (Yongzhong 拥忠); CK Stuart;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    This study of Rgyas bzang (Jizong) Village includes a brief summary of G.yu 'brug's life, local languages and location, agriculture, sleeping, eating, childbirth and child raising, stone houses, stone towers, taboos and customs, and folktales, a short story, annual reli...

  • publication . Article . 2018
    Open Access Tibetan
    Authors:
    Sangs rgyas bkra shis སངས་རྒྱས་བཀྲ་ཤིས། Sangjiezhaxi桑杰扎西; CK Stuart;
    Publisher: Asian Highlands Perspectives

    Daily pastoral life in Rkang mo, Lo ba, Ka rgya dang bo, and Ka rgya gnyis pa pastoral communities located in Gcan tsha thang (Jianzhatan) Township, Gcan tsha (Jianzha) County, Rma lho (Huangnan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Mtsho sngon (Qinghai) Province is described...

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