Author & Poet

Döndrup Gyal is considered the first modern Tibetan poet breaking through traditional Tibetan formalist elements. He is widely regarded in Tibet as the founder of Modern Tibetan Poetry. An accomplished scholar, writer, poet, and patriot, he passed away in 1985 when he was only 32.

Döndrup Gyal


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