Tag Archive: Kalmyk

Moving Past the Shaming Effect (A Response to Rinchen Dolma’s Post)


After reading Rinchen Dolma la’s post I felt more relaxed, like a weight had been lifted off of my shoulders. Hearing her talk about her experiences did something for me that is usually acquired in… Continue reading

A Lhakar Pledge: Learning My Own Way, by the Young Turquoise Bee


The first time I was ever fully immersed in a Tibetan community was in Bloomington, Indiana at a Tibetan Youth Cultural Camp organized by the Office of Tibet. I was fifteen years old,… Continue reading