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June 22, 2018

Ever since my semester in Nepal, I knew I wanted to come to Tibet. Having met so many Tibetans, spent so much time in their homes, talking and learning about their culture and language, I really grew to have a sense of familiarity and an unspeakable bond with Tibetan p...

April 15, 2018

Today marks the first official day I started my fieldwork in Northeastern Nepal. I arrived in the district headquarters, Taplejung, yesterday and had been exploring around. I also met my co-researcher for the first time, who was connected through one of the staff membe...

March 5, 2018

I have been offline for a week due to the lack of cell service and inability to retrieve a SIM card while I was in India. Contrary to my expectations, not having that virtual connection to the world allowed me to have the most rewarding and insightful experience in the...

February 20, 2018

After orientation, we resettled in the little town called Boudha northeast of downtown Kathmandu. During the week, our normal schedule starts 8:30am with Tibetan language classes, following by lunch and then lectures with topics varying from politics to religion. 

Durin...

February 12, 2018

From Pharping to Boudha, only a span of a few days, I’ve already experienced so much. Starting with Tibetan language intensive classes to spontaneous hikes around the hills surrounding us, new experiences are being made everyday. We explored the sacred town of Pharping...

December 26, 2017

This Christmas holiday, I traveled to Xishuangbanna Dai Autonomous Prefecture(西双版纳自治区) with my family. I was excited to try out my new Fujifilm XT-20 and capture the beauty that is everywhere here. The Dai culture is very similar to that of the Thai. Both follow Therav...

September 11, 2017

 My mother came to visit me from China this weekend and she took me several places around the Greater Boston Area. One of those places were Somerville, because a family friend moved there for his job in Boston. I have heard of the place vaguely in the past but never ha...

September 8, 2017

I was just revisiting some shots that I took while I was on a business trip in Philadelphia and I came across this shot of a huge crowd of people in the middle of the park, watching a cartoon version of Batman. 

One thing that stood out to me while I was there, was the...

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