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By Harold Stewart

ISBN-10: 0804818940

ISBN-13: 9780804818940

One hundred eighty web page not easy conceal publication of Haiku poems and work. released via Charles E. Tuttle corporation in a primary variation reward ebook in 1993.

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If we were to add the number of school-produced journals, such as those published by students at Qinghai Nationalities Institute (Xining) and Northwest Nationalities Institute (Lanzhou), the percentage would be even higher. 4. That Amdo writers predominate in the Tibetan literary world of the PRC is further indicated by the fact that nearly 40 percent of contributions to the Lhasa-based journal Bod kyi rtsom rig sgyu rtsal (Tibetan art and literature) originate from Amdo, but contributions from the TAR rarely appear in the Xining-based journal, Sbrang char (Light rain).

The few pieces written in Tibetan were poems praising the Communist Party, its leaders, and its policy, as was true of the writers’ more numerous Chinese-language counterparts. 14â•… Lauran R. Hartley Geshé Sherap Gyatso giving a public address in Xining, circa 1950. Photo originally published in Jiefang Qinghai huace (Images of the Liberation of Qinghai; Xining: Qinghai renmin chubanshe, 1989). Geshé Sherap Gyatso (1884–1968)—a senior scholar from Amdo who shared a contentious teacher-student relationship with Gendün Chömpel while the two were in Lhasa—was one of the earliest scholars to write such political praise poetry, marking a transition from religious eulogies.

57. 58. 59. 60. 61. 62. 63. 64. skrun khang) in 1982. p. The English version of this novel follows the original but was slightly revised by the author, who rendered the “translation” himself. See Tailing, The Secret Tale of Tesur House. Yangzhen, Wu xingbie de shen, and Meizhuo, Taiyang Buluo. Zhaxi Dawa, Saodong de Xiangbala, and Alai, Chen’ai luoding, trans. in English as Red Poppies by Howard Goldblatt and Sylvia Li-chun Lin. Chapter 4 examines Döndrup Gyel’s classical interests, and chapters 3 and 11 discuss his poems, essays, and short stories.

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