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Reconstructing The 1950s

Rembering Lungshar and Lhalu: Porong Jewoan Se, Kunsang Jampa

Tsepon Lungshar and Lhau Tsewang Dorjee were two of the most high profile figures in the making of modern Tibetan history. Both of them at different times held various prominent government positions of major influence and reach and both are still remembered for different reasons by people of all ages.Kunsang Jampa remembers the life, work and times of his brother (Lhalu) and stepfather (Lungshar) and he also recounts how he personally was affected by the events of 1959.