Tsewang is a Tibetan working on compilation and documentation of Tibetan folk tales. Most of these tales were told to him by his mother and elders when he was small. The stories are finely woven with moral and spiritual messages. Most of these stories have not appeared in print form. It is with an objective to keep these Tibetan ancient folk tales and their messages alive for children around the world that he has taken to compiling and writing these children books.
He is also working on translation of Japanese folk tales into Tibetan. "Kaguyahime" being the first attempt. Tsuruno Ongaeshi and Takarageta are forthcoming.
The books are bilingual in Tibetan and English with illustrations. The books are published in India by Paljor Publications. Some of the published books are:-
- The Mouse King
- Wisdom's Pill
- Clever Rabbit Adventures
- Clever Rabbit & Pon Tiger
- Life of Buddha
- Tibetan Tales of Faith & Mindfulness
Apart from the above books, he has worked with other authors and translated several children books into Tibetan and English languages.
Member since 2004
Region: California: San Francisco North and East Bay
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