Tag Archives: Book Review

  • Renewing my pledge for Tibetan freedom

    My late father’s memoir, Resistance and Unity, was born out of his narration of his life story and the battles he fought with the Chinese. First launched in Switzerland in September 2019, it is now available worldwide. ...

  • Book on daily life practice of Tibetan Buddhism released

    A new book A Happy Family by Tulku Sonam Gawa, dealing with daily life practice of Tibetan Buddhism, was released today by Geshe Lhakdor of the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives ...

  • Has Tibet finally lost out to China?

    Beijing’s pressure on world leaders to ignore Tibet is now overwhelming. Even No. 10 declares: ‘We have turned the page on the Dalai Lama’ ...

  • Mountains to Manhattan: A Tibetan journey

    It is amply clear that a free Tibet would be good for India, and the book Mountains to Manhattan will help spread that understanding. Well done Pinakie Kansabanik. ...

  • Rinchen Sadutshang’s memoir in Tibetan launched

    From being born in a village in eastern Tibet, to walking the streets of New York and appearing at the United Nations, Rinchen Sadutshang was a unique figure in Tibetan history. ...

  • What’s left behind: Review of Two More Years

    Leave your occupied country and family, for a chance at a better life. Know that in doing so you will see neither again for many years -- if ever. Or stay, a prisoner in your own land. ...

  • Chewang Ngokhang Books for the President-elect

    It is both amazing and delightful to learn that our President-elect Donald Trump has read several meaningful books. ...

  • Book Review: Meltdown in Tibet — warnings of water wars in Asia

    Michael Buckley's new book Meltdown in Tibet gives vivid and alarming descriptions of the destruction of Tibet's environment and its effect on all of Asia, posing big questions to all who have a stake in Tibet's ecosystem. ...

  • Review: Embracing Mind

    In Embracing Mind, Wallace and Hodel attempt to reconcile the typically Western approach to a science of the mind with Buddhist contemplative methods of investigating consciousness. ...