A Tibetan Grammar for Italian Students

April 26, 2017 11:52 pm0 comments
A Tibetan Grammar for Italian Students

La lingua tibetana classica By Fabian Sanders Hoepli, Milano 2016 Language: Italian Price: € 34,90, € 29.67 Reviewed by Matteo Miele* La lingua tibetana classica (Hoepli, Milano 2016) is the first organic work in Italian dedicated to Classical Tibetan (chos skad) grammar[1]. The author, Prof. Fabian Sanders, teaches Classical Tibetan […]

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The Tibetan Nonviolent Struggle: A Strategic and Historical Analysis

December 4, 2016 2:35 pm0 comments
The Tibetan Nonviolent Struggle: A Strategic and Historical Analysis

The Tibetan Nonviolent Struggle: A Strategic and Historical Analysis by Tenzin Dorjee Published by International Center on Nonviolent Conflict (ICNC) Press, Washington, DC (2015) Pp 95 Price: not stated Reviewed by Stuart Rees, Professor Emeritus andDirector of Sydney Peace Foundation, University of Sydney   This story of hope has lessons […]

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THE NATIONAL QUESTION IN TIBET REVISITED                     

July 4, 2016 1:16 pm0 comments
THE NATIONAL QUESTION IN TIBET REVISITED                     

By Pranjali Bandhu* TIBET UNCONQUERED: An Epic Struggle For Freedom by Diane Wolff. Foreword by Robert Thurman. Palgrave Macmillan, 2010. HB; pp. 253. Price: US$ 27 US involvement in the question of Tibet dates to the time of the 1959 Uprising in Lhasa. The US government offered aid to the […]

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Alone Here

December 11, 2014 12:32 pm0 comments
Alone Here

By Bhuchung D. Sonam Review of Running from Tendra Gyami: a volunteer’s story of life with the refugee children of Tibet Author: Lesley Freeman Publisher: Mantra Books. UK. 2013. Price: £12.00 in UK. $22.95 in US At ten years old Tsering Topgyal is already witness to the price his family […]

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A Home in Tibet

September 28, 2014 10:45 am0 comments
A Home in Tibet

Book Review by Tenzin Dickie* A Home in Tibet By Tsering Wangmo Dhompa Penguin (New Delhi, 2013) Pp. 320; Rs. 499 A Home in Tibet is one of the most significant works by a Tibetan writer ever.The history of secular prose literature written by Tibetans is briefly told—although the nobleman […]

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Need of the Hour: A New Theory of Liberation

August 30, 2014 12:47 pm0 comments
Need of the Hour: A New Theory of Liberation

By Pranjali Bandhu*   LIVES IN EXILE: EXPLORING THE INNER WORLD OF TIBETAN REFUGEES  by Honey Oberoi Vahali Routledge (New Delhi, 2009) (HB; pp. 429; Rs. 850)    “The holocaust that happened in Tibet revealed communist China as a cruel and inhuman executioner—the most brutal and more inhuman than any […]

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