Sabriye Tenberken

My Path Leads to Tibet

Mein Weg führt nach Tibet

My Path Leads to Tibet

Complete English translation available

The fantastic and moving story of the blind young woman Sabriye Tenberken who founded a school for blind children in Tibet, and one of the first authentic reports of how a brave person without sight finds her way around in this world. An impressiv report, full of adventures, told with lots of humor.


Non-fiction

KiWi-Taschenbuch

ISBN: 978-3-462-04489-8
release: 12. March 2012
256 pages, Broschur
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About the Author

Sabriye Tenberken, born 1970 in Cologne, turned blind at the age of 12. She studied Tibetology, sociology and philosophy. For the past years, she and her partner, Paul Kronenberg, have been involved in the Centre for the Blind in Lhasa, which Sabriye founded, the development of another centre in Kerala/ India, and with work for the blind throughout the world with her organisation Braille Without Borders. In 2000, her bestseller Mein Weg führt nach Tibet was published. For her commitment, Sabriye Tenberken has received numerous awards, among them the Mother Theresa Award 2006.