This article was posted on August 31, 2011 and the following is an excerpt from the piece. In this article, the writer expressed how he was deeply hurt when he saw a local Tibetan girl proudly speaking her broken Chinese at a restaurant instead of speaking Tibetan. By z..
By Jamyang Kyi 1. What are your thoughts on the increasing number of Tibetan prostitutes in the cities? Answer: There are some hateful men who use offensive words such as “prostitute, slut, whore” to dishonor the nature of women in general. Even the scholar..
(PART 1) When I was small, I was never really beaten in school, but my other classmates were often humiliated, and were sometimes seriously beaten by the teachers. Between classmates, hurting each other a little bit by playing tricks and making jokes on each other is no..
In Lhasa, jobs as nannies are mostly sought and found through relatives, as well as the introduction and recommendation by friends. As a result, there is a continuous flow of young Tibetan women from agricultural and pastoral areas to Lhasa, which has slowly formed a sp..
An interview with Young Tibetan Web Engineer Gling-Nyon Gling-Nyon Gling-Nyon, formally named Bumba-gyal, is from Rebgong, Amdo. Since young he mainly studied Tibetan in primary and middle schools. In 2000, due to an excellent performance on university entrance exam..
[ 2010/2/5 23:44:00 | By: joice] See the original article in Chinese A few days ago, I heard a friend of mine had found a Han Chinese girlfriend. At that time no one cared very much, but recently, I found there were many resentful remarks about him within our own circle..
By Tseba Tashi Rinchen [5/2/2010] See the original article in Chinese The section of the famous Berlin Wall along the Spree River banks has now been classified as a cultural monument. Inland China has many Tibetan classes, students in Tibetan areas graduating from prima..
By Lao Zangmin view the original article in Chinese “Aja Drokmo” Dronpe guest appearance at “Snowland Footprints” “Aja Drokmo” (Shepherdess), the well-known name of snow land singer Dronpe (Chi. Zhong Bai; Tib. sGron pe), recently mad..
In recent time, more primary schools have been built in Tibet and computer courses are even being taught in some primary schools, but many Tibetans think the new times have met with old issues such as the mother tongue language is almost being forgotten. In the follow..
By Tsewang Norbu see the orginal article in Chinese Tsewang Norbu is one of the founders and editors of the most popular Chinese language blog on Tibet in China: http://www.tibetcul.com/Index.html. He writes in Chinese and has been living in Chinese cities for many year..
By Laozangmin (Old Tibetan) See the original article in Chinese Group photo of retired cadres and Aku Tenba (from the left: Drolma gyab, Dorje, Tseden, Youla, Dorje Tsering, Louba, Geri, Dorjetar, Guoba) It is difficult to drive through Guomai pass’ wall of fog (“Gu..
By Laozangmin (Old Tibetan) See the original article in Chinese Drolma, in charge of a beauty parlor, is in a thirty-square-meter building facing the street. From her eyes above the bridge of her nose and clear, white skin, she doesn’t look like a local (the local wea..
TV Guide: Leaving his home village In what ways would he continue to write Tibetan culture Walking towards the world How would he regard preservation and development of culture? “One on One” Dong Qian exclusively interviews Tibetan writer Alai, in broadcast Commenta..
“One on One” Program Witnessing Tibet Series: The Writer, Alai (April 29, 2008) (See the orginal article in Chinese) Host: Tibetan writer Alai is an influential writer in contemporary literary circles, based on his full-length novel As the Dust Settles (English titl..
By Karze ba (See the original article in Tibetan) In 1995 the then vice director of the education department, Ling-la, came to our school. He pointed at the eight auspicious symbols painted above the door. “These are religious designs”, he said, scolding the princip..