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Articles by Dhondup Tashi Rekjong

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Editor of Karkhung and Tibet Web Digest.

The day I met Rinpoche
Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 – 5:11 am | No Comment
The day I met Rinpoche

I was at Aku Dawa’s place that morning. Aku Dawa and I were from the same village in Tibet. His small apartment in Dharamsala had two metal beds, a table where he kept all his …

Acha Tsemo Khar
Friday, Sep 27, 2013 – 12:36 pm | No Comment

Until the fifth grade, I studied at Dragmar (Red Cliff) Elementary School in Sogzong in Malho. Then my father moved me to Tornyin Elementary School. Tornyin School was in the middle of three villages called …

The New Face of Tibet
Saturday, Jul 27, 2013 – 4:18 pm | No Comment
The New Face of Tibet

Contemporary Tibetan art in recent times has begun to receive great attention from museums and collectors worldwide. This new development marks a very special and exciting movement within the already established, rich lineage of Tibetan …

The Red Sun
Saturday, Nov 13, 2010 – 1:20 am | No Comment
The Red Sun

Yangkup Gyal
Translated by DhondupTashi Rekjong
“From the east, the red sun is rising.” Have you heard this song before? If you haven’t, you can watch it here. (I tried to find it in Tibetan but failed). …

Life and Death Struggle; The illegal Suppression of Tibetan Language
Wednesday, Nov 10, 2010 – 12:36 am | No Comment
Life and Death Struggle; The illegal Suppression of Tibetan Language

Translated by Tenzin Dickyi
In Tibet, the issue and problem of language is growing. The situation is such that the Chinese language is pushing away the languages of minority nationalities to the edge.
Actually this situation …

The Final Throes of Death
Monday, Nov 8, 2010 – 5:53 am | No Comment

By Yangkyab Gyal
(Translated by Dhondup Tashi Rekjong)
We had made meat momo and vegetable momo. The sun had almost set. As usual, it took a few hours to make the momos, but it can’t be …

Tibet Earthquake and Chinese Panchen Lama
Thursday, Apr 29, 2010 – 6:55 pm | No Comment

By Rabjor
It is very crucial for Tibetans to invite Lamas to pray for the deceased and restore some dignity to him or her after leaving the world. Family members feel consoled and suffer less pain …