A Tibetan-English dictionary to which is added an English-Tibetan vocabulary

Barcode: 58926065 Call Number: IL-TIB Jas Material Type: Print Language: Tibetan, English Collection: Language Resource Center

Beyond The Land Of The Snows

Barcode: 58918436 Call Number: L-ATB003 Material Type: Video -VHS Language: Tibetan, English Collection: Language Resource Center

Chungba

cover image Barcode: 58950308 Call Number: V-TIB 007 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 104 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Tibetan Creator: Directed by Lynn True and Nelson Walker III Description: Chungba is a rural Tibetan township that spans a narrow alpine valley in the southeastern corner of the Tibetan Plateau. The 5000 residents who live here are tied to a predominantly subsistence economy, and survive by growing tsampa (barley) and herding livestock in the high pastures. Until a few years ago, Chungba was a typical rural Tibetan community with no electricity, running water, telephone service, or secondary roads. There were few educational opportunities and most of the residents ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Dreaming Lhasa

cover image Barcode: 58948650 Call Number: V-TIB 003 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 90 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Tibetan, English Creator: Directed by Ritu Sarin and Tenzing Sonam Description: Tibetan filmmaker Karma travels from New York to Dharamsala, the Dalai Lama's exile headquarters in northern India, to interview political prisoners who have escaped from Tibet. There she meets Dhondup, an enigmatic ex-monk who has come to Inida to fulfill his dying mother's last wish-to deliver a charm box to a long-missing resistance fighter. Soon Karma finds herself caught up in his quest, which becomes both a journey into Tibet's fractured past and a voyage of self-discovery. Collection: Language Resource Center

Dzongsar

cover image Barcode: 58950281 Call Number: V-TIB 004 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 54 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Tibetan Creator: Directed by Lynn True and Nelson Walk III Description: Dzongsar is located in the Kham region of eatern Tibet, on the upper reaches of the Yangste and Yellow Riverss. The main valley covers about 2000 square miles and ranges from 11,500-20,500 feet in altitude. It is home to about 12,000 Tibetans, whose livelihood mainly depends on herding and the annual harvest. The short films included on this Dvd are organized around aa community map of Dzongsar. They were planned and filmed by a team from the locally run Yothok Yonden Gonpo Medical ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Fluent Tibetan: A Proficiency Oriented Learning System

cover image Barcode: 58956937 Call Number: IL-TIB Mag Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Tibetan Description: Novice and Intermediate Levels Elizabeth Napper, Instructor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, has received extensive instruction from Lati Rinpoche and other lamas in India and the U.S. -- Elizabeth Napper Collection: Language Resource Center

Fluent Tibetan: A Proficiency Oriented Learning System

cover image Barcode: 58956938 Call Number: IL-TIB Mag Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Tibetan Description: Novice and Intermediate Levels Elizabeth Napper, Instructor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, has received extensive instruction from Lati Rinpoche and other lamas in India and the U.S. -- Elizabeth Napper Collection: Language Resource Center

Fluent Tibetan: A Proficiency Oriented Learning System

cover image Barcode: 58956939 Call Number: IL-TIB Mag Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Tibetan Description: Novice and Intermediate Levels Elizabeth Napper, Instructor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, has received extensive instruction from Lati Rinpoche and other lamas in India and the U.S. -- Elizabeth Napper Collection: Language Resource Center

Fluent Tibetan: A Proficiency Oriented Learning System

cover image Barcode: 58956940 Call Number: IL-TIB Mag Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Tibetan Description: Novice and Intermediate Levels Elizabeth Napper, Instructor in the Department of Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, has received extensive instruction from Lati Rinpoche and other lamas in India and the U.S. -- Elizabeth Napper Collection: Language Resource Center

Himalaya = l'enfance d'un chef

cover image Barcode: 58918477 Call Number: V-TIB 001 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 104 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Tibetan, German Creator: Directed by Eric Valli and Michel Debats Description: ! A colorful picture of the traditional life of Tibetan herdsmen, set in the bleak but majestic scenery of the Himalaya. The story of the youth of a future village chief, centered around a caravan journey through the mountains, a real epic of pride and endurance Collection: Language Resource Center

Manual of Standard Tibetan

Barcode: 58953844 Call Number: Tibetan Textbook Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Tibetan Description: Product Description The Manual, which consists of forty-one lessons, is illustrated with many drawings and photographs, and also includes two informative political and linguistic maps of Tibet. Two CDs provide an essential oral complement to the Manual. A detailed introduction presents a linguistic overview of spoken and written Tibetan. Nicholas Tournadre (Author), Sangda Dorje (Author) Collection: Language Resource Center

Milarepa

cover image Barcode: 58965127 Call Number: V-TIB 008 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 90 min. System Requirements: Region 1 Language: Tibetan Creator: Directed by Neten Chokling Description: "Milarepa is a tale of greed and vengeance - demons, magic, murder and redemption. It is the story of the man who became Tibet's greatest mystic." - IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Sershul Monastery

cover image Barcode: 58950283 Call Number: V-TIB 005 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 14 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Tibetan Creator: Directed by Lynn True and Nelson Walker III Description: Home to 1300 monks, Sershül Monastery is the largest Gelug monastery in Kham, and the religious center of Dzachukha County—the highest, largest, poorest, coldest, and most remote county in Sichuan Province. Sershül was established in 1760. Many of the buildings were destroyed during the Cultural Revolution, but have since been rebuilt. It is home to numerous important relics, including a tooth belonging to Tsongkhapa, founder of the Gelug Order. ... Collection: Language Resource Center

The Knowledge of Healing

Barcode: 58948649 Call Number: V-TIB 002 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 89 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Tibetan, English Creator: Directed by Franz Reichle Description: The knowledge of healing is an illuminating examination of Tibetian medicine, which has developed over two millenia int an amazingly successful method of healing. Unlike western medicine based on biochemistry, Tibetan medical thinking (which is strongly rooted in Buddhist principles0 views the human body as governed by an elaborately organized system of energies flowing through a network of channels. Collection: Language Resource Center

Tibetan phrasebook

Barcode: 58926062 Call Number: IL-TIB Tse Material Type: Print Language: Tibetan, English Collection: Language Resource Center

Unmistaken Child

cover image Barcode: 58964824 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 102 min. Language: Tibetan Creator: Directed by Nati Baratz Description: "In Nepal, a venerable monk, Geshe Lama Konchog, dies and one of his disciples, a youthful monk named Tenzin Zopa, searches for his master's reincarnation. The film follows his search to the Tsum Valley where he finds a young boy of the right age who uncannily responds to Konchog's possessions. Is this the reincarnation of the master? After the boy passes several tests, Tenzin takes him to meet the Dalai Lama. Will the parents agree to let the boy go to the monastery, and, if so, how will ... Rating Audience (Video Only): Not Rated Collection: Language Resource Center