7:30pm – 9:00pm
2019 Dates to be advised.
You can now “Book Online”
Cost: Non-members $200, weekly $30
Members $150, weekly $22
The Tibetan language/literature course will continue in 2019. In 2018 students learned the Tibetan alphabet, prefixes, suffixes, words, sentence construction and writing and speaking basic sentences. The teacher, Tsering Dorje, is highly skilled and approachable. Anyone who has previously done a beginners course and /or has some basic knowledge of the Tibetan language is welcome to join this year.
Handouts will be provided at each class and you are welcome to bring an audio recorder for your own convenience. Please don’t forget to bring your own pen and paper.
About the teacher:
Tsering Dorje was born in Tibet and graduated in Tibetan Language and Literature at the Normal University of Qinghai in Tibet. He also speaks and writes fluently in English and Chinese. He was a teacher in Tibetan middle schools for several years and has worked as an interpreter and translator for English organisations in Utsang, Amdo, and Kham of Tibet.
In 2005 Tsering Dorje had to leave Tibet to live in India where he worked as a senior researcher at Tibet Watch, a British human right research charity in Dharamsala. He also wrote articles on current affairs of Tibet for the Tibetan newspapers in exile.
Please book online for the full course using our secure payment system (PayPal).
For more information on the course please contact us.