In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
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- From this time, the Tibetans evolved a distinct but simple civilization founded on the idea of the interdependence of man and nature.
- Although some scholars doubt the historicity of this debate, it epitomizes the rejection of Chinese forms of Buddhism by the Tibetans.
- The film highlights the identity crisis of young Tibetans, their aspirations and their love for their nation.
- Such Indian hospitality, however modest, has greatly helped the Tibetans.
- At current rates of inward migration, native Tibetans will soon become a minority.
- He is one of a small group of elite Tibetans who joined the Communist Party early and have been carefully groomed for power.
- Thousands of local Qinghai Mongolians and Tibetans were mobilized to participate in the task.
- And of course the yak is as indispensable to the Ladakhis as it is to the Tibetans.
- The nonchalant attitudes of these cadres and disrespect toward the Tibetans and their religion has been highly damaging.
- It tells the story of a traditional trek across the Himalayas by Tibetans, looking to trade salt for grain.
- Minorities most often cited are Tibetans and Uygurs, a Muslim group from northwestern China.
- The Tibetans produced a dog slightly modified from the Chinese dog of a similar ancestry which was the Lhasa Apso.
- From the beginning of the ninth century AD, the region was settled by Tibetans migrating south.
- The Tibetans will continue to infuse American science with a Buddhist component.
- The language of the Sherpas, called Sherpa or Sherpali, is a dialect of Tibetan, although it has borrowed heavily from neighboring languages.
- Important documents are translated into major minority tongues and four of them - Tibetan, Mongolian, Uighur and Zhuang - appear on Chinese bank notes.
- Tibetan communities made efforts to teach more subject courses in Tibetan in primary and secondary schools.
- He speaks and reads Chinese and Tibetan and knows more about the fantastical, complex history of the various forms of Himalayan Buddhism than anyone I've ever met.
- I like to speak in Tibetan, but prefer to write in English, I like to sing in Hindi but my tune and accent are all wrong.
- The second was a lady who taught others to speak Tibetan.
- The official language of Bhutan is Dzongkha, a dialect of Tibetan.
- Most of the words in the texts are literary Tibetan, which many of them don't know.
- Suddenly, one of his entourage - dormant until now - leaps up and speaks quickly to the Dalai Lama in Tibetan.
- In fact, the revised version was so popular that it was translated into Tibetan, Arabic, English and many other Indian languages.
- The name translates from Tibetan as ‘five treasures of the great snow’, relating to the mountain's quintet of perilous peaks.
- Nepali is the official language, but Rai and Tibetan are also spoken.
- Why call something by some Tibetan or Sanskrit or whatever name when you have a perfectly good English phrase to use?
- He was also an accomplished linguist speaking nine foreign languages including Chinese and Tibetan.
- A copy in the original Sanskrit is extant as well as a translation in Tibetan.
- In part, that's because the tale is long, complex and research requires knowledge of Tibetan, not an easy language to master.
- Mine was translated into Tibetan and His Holiness liked it so much that he said that he wanted to meet me and discuss things.
- To illustrate but one benefit of being educated in India, Tibetans brought up there speak fluent Tibetan - a privilege non-existent to those born elsewhere.
- He says something in Tibetan to his assistant who writes a prescription and the exam is over.
- Written in Tibetan and English, this striking, culturally rich tale is dedicated to Tibetans born in exile.
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