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Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project: Interview with Tashi Lhamo
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Description BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION: Tashi Lhamo was born in India and grew up in Mysore. She studied Tibetan medicine at the prestigious Tibetan Medical and Astrological Center in Dharamsala. Lhamo has practiced Tibetan medicine in India and in the United States. She moved to Minnesota in 2002. SUBJECTS DISCUSSED: Parents, family, Tibetan medicine, studying at the Tibetan Medical and Astrological Center, moving to the United States, nursing, practicing Tibetan medicine in India and the U.S., teaching at the University of Minnesota, similarities and differences between Tibetan and Western medicine practices, common ailments of Tibetans, changes in Tibetan health, preserving culture, Tibetan Cultural Center, similarities and differences between India and the U.S., living with parents.
Quantity 1 hour sound cassette
28 pages transcript
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Content Category: text
Measurements 00:59:25 running time
Creation Narrator: Lhamo, Tashi
Interviewer: Lama, Tsewang Sangmo
Interviewer: Lenz, Charles
Made in Columbia Heights, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Tibetan Americans -- Minnesota.
Made in Columbia Heights, Anoka County, Minnesota, United States
Dates Creation: 09/08/2005
Holding Type Oral History - Interview
Identifiers OH 104
Accession Number AV2005.106.10
More Info MHS Library Catalog
Related Collections Oral History - Project, MHS Collection, project: 'Minnesota Tibetan Oral History Project'

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