Audio Recording Interview H0025: with Lhagyari Trichen, Namgyel Wangchuk [Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen rnam rgyal dbang phyug], (India, 13 October 1992)

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Title
Interview H0025: with Lhagyari Trichen, Namgyel Wangchuk [Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen rnam rgyal dbang phyug], (India, 13 October 1992)
Contributor Names
Paljor Tsarong (interviewer)
Goldstein, Melvyn (editor)
Lhagyari Trichen, Namgyel Wangchunk [Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen rnam rgyal dbang phyug] -- b. 1938 (interviewee)
Created / Published
Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.
Subject Headings
-  Political History Collection
Notes
-  India (place of recording)
-  The interview was conducted and recorded in Tibetan and translated into English. (contents)
-  Interview in Tibetan.
-  This document is part of the Political History Collection of the Tibetan Oral History and Archive Project, edited by Melvyn Goldstein, and published by the Center for Research on Tibet, Department of Anthropology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio.
-  male (gender)
Form
sound recording
Extent
2 text files.
2 digital audio files.
Part 1: 92 min 36 s
Part 2: 45 min 53 s
Language
Tibetan
Online Format
audio
online text
pdf
Description
Part 1: Lhagyari Trichen [Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen] was the head of Lhagyari, one of the highest aristocratic families who claim descent from the early Tibetan Kings. In this interview, he discusses his life in 1950 as an official in Tibet. He discusses the 13th Dalai Lama and the structure of the Tibetan old society. He describes his life in Lhagyari and the arrival of the Chinese. He then describes the second arrival of the Chinese in 1956 with the Preparatory Committee for the Tibet Autonomous Region. Part 2: Lhagyari Trichen [Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen] was the head of Lhagyari, one of the oldest and highest rank aristocratic families who were said to be descendants of the early Tibetan Kings. In this interview, he first discusses the role as Lhagyari Trichen including his responsibilities and jurisdiction. He describes the General Administrative Office in Lhoka and it's function. He discusses the life of cadres in the Tibet Autonomous Region as well as the Youth League and his role in it. He discusses the reforms, Chushigandru, and the Chushigandru's reaction to false Khambas. He details the struggle sessions that followed the Khambas. More broadly, the interviewee describes Chinese preparations for war, financial issues within the Tibet Autonomous Region, and the Khambas' disturbances. sound recording | 2 text files. | 2 digital audio files. | Part 1: 92 min 36 s | Part 2: 45 min 53 s | India (Place Of Recording). The interview was conducted and recorded in Tibetan and translated into English. (Contents). Interview in Tibetan. This document is part of the Political History Collection of the Tibetan Oral History and Archive Project, edited by Melvyn Goldstein, and published by the Center for Research on Tibet, Department of Anthropology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. male (Gender). Sound Recording (Form).
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Paljor Tsarong, Melvyn Goldstein, and Namgyel Wangchunk Tib. Lha Rgya Ri Khri Chen Rnam Rgyal Dbang Phyug Lhagyari Trichen. Interview H: with Lhagyari Trichen, Namgyel Wangchuk Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen rnam rgyal dbang phyug, India, 13 October1992. Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. Pdf. https://www.loc.gov/item/tohap.H0025/.

APA citation style:

Paljor Tsarong, Goldstein, M. & Lhagyari Trichen, N. W. T. L. R. R. K. C. R. R. D. P. Interview H: with Lhagyari Trichen, Namgyel Wangchuk Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen rnam rgyal dbang phyug, India, 13 October1992. Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. [Pdf] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/tohap.H0025/.

MLA citation style:

Paljor Tsarong, Melvyn Goldstein, and Namgyel Wangchunk Tib. Lha Rgya Ri Khri Chen Rnam Rgyal Dbang Phyug Lhagyari Trichen. Interview H: with Lhagyari Trichen, Namgyel Wangchuk Tib. lha rgya ri khri chen rnam rgyal dbang phyug, India, 13 October1992. Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. Pdf. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/tohap.H0025/>.

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