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Gateway to Lhasa
Jamyang Norbu  |  Wednesday, Jun 19, 2013  |  No Comment
Gateway to Lhasa

In my post “Lhasa: Eternal City 2“, I mentioned how the destruction of the Drago Kaling Stupas, the Gateway to Lhasa, had inspired the first “protest” song in the Tibetan freedom movement. I requested readers …

Lhasa, Eternal City (1)
Jamyang Norbu  |  Sunday, Jun 2, 2013  |  No Comment
Lhasa, Eternal City (1)

Tsering Woeser-la’s recent clarion call ““Our Lhasa is on the Verge of Destruction! Please, Save Lhasa!”, stirred me to undertake this modest history project. I thought it would be worthwhile to provide, as aide …

Woeser: Losar Tashi Delek
Elliot Sperling  |  Friday, Mar 2, 2012  |  No Comment
Woeser: Losar Tashi Delek

There has been a bit of discussion here and elsewhere about the previous post, “Report from Lhasa,” with people commenting on whether this or that point in the report is wholly correct. Those interested in …

Report from Lhasa
Jamyang Norbu  |  Tuesday, Feb 21, 2012  |  7 Comments
Report from Lhasa

Someone I know who has just returned from Lhasa sent this to me. It is deeply troubling.
Jamyang Norbu
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Report from Lhasa: February 18, 2012
I have just returned from Lhasa. Tibetans are disappearing; everyone is …

The Forgotten Anniversary – Remembering the Great Khampa Uprising of 1956
Jamyang Norbu  |  Thursday, Dec 7, 2006  |  No Comment
The Forgotten Anniversary – Remembering the Great Khampa Uprising of 1956

This year the 50th anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution against Soviet occupation was observed with due ceremony and honour throughout Hungary, though in the capital, Budapest, the celebrations were somewhat marred by anti-government protests. Newspapers, …