Tibetan Medicine Project (1999-2000)
In between a Physics degree from Princeton and a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Caltech, I spent a year plus living on the Roof of the World in 1999-2000 doing Tibetan medicine research. But what I really did was an amazing year of learning about Tibet, her history, her people, her culture, Tibetan Buddhism and also about myself. I had the chance to meet and befriend with nomads, farmers, monks, students, urban youth, professors, doctors, government officials and many more. The following pictures are mostly from villages and pastures I worked in.
Here are two articles on this: