Oral history interview with Lama Tupten Nima, 2010

Oral history interview with Lama Tupten Nima, 2010

 

Name:
Li, Jianglin, 1956- (Interviewer)
Title:
Oral history interview with Lama Tupten Nima, 2010
Abstract:
Oral history interview with Lama Tupten Nima (a.k.a. Bla ma Thub bstan nyi ma, Lama Thubten Nyima) regarding the first arrival of the Chinese People's Liberation Army in Tibetan nomad areas in Amdo in the 1940s; the implementation of "Democratic reforms" in the late 1950s and killing of nomads; the interviewee's arrival in Lhasa in 1951 and escape to India in 1959, including four years in Buxar.
Collection Name:
Jianglin Li Interviews with Tibetan Exiles
Subjects:
History; Nomads; Dge-lugs-pa lamas; Amdo (Tibetan people); Refugees, Tibetan; Amdo (China : Region); Lhasa (China); India; Thub-bstan-nyi-ma, Bla-ma; ʼBras-spuṅs (Monastery)
Format:
video recordings; oral histories
Genre:
Interviews
Date:
September 6, 2010
Physical Description:
1 video file (52 minutes)
Note:
Interviewed by Jianglin Li at Drepung Monastery (Mundgod, India) on September 6, 2010.Digitized with funding by the Weatherhead East Asian Institute.
Note (Language):
Interview conducted in Tibetan through an interpreter, with Chinese summary translations for the interviewer.
Note (Biographical):
Bla ma Thub bstan nyi ma was born circa 1936 in the traditional Tibetan region of Amdo.
Language:
Tibetan; Chinese
Library Location:
C.V. Starr East Asian Library, Columbia University
Browse Location’s Digital Content
Catalog Record:
8672337
Digital Project:
Tibetan Studies Special Collections at Columbia University
Persistent URL:
https://dx.doi.org/10.7916/d8-j6ad-bq26