Panel Discussion, Nomad Life in Tibet

News item posted on: November 10th, 2009
Machik at UVa presents: Nomad Life in Tibet

A Nomad's Life

This panel will serve as a reflection on the lives and culture of Tibetan nomads, as well as a discussion of their concerns as their pastoral traditions confront rapid modernization. Q&A to follow.

A 15 minute trailer of the upcoming documentary release “A Nomad’s Life” will also be screened.

Participants, who are all former nomads, will include Gen. Thubten Phuntsok, Yangmotso, and Rabten Shatsang.

Sponsored by Machik at UVa and the Tibet Center at UVa.