DTO: Please introduce yourself (name, family name, age, job, birthplace, etc..) and related personal experience–when did your parents flee Tibet? When and how did you come to the U.S. and serve in U.S. army? Do you return to India often?
MR: Hi, this is Mila Rangzen. I changed my name from –Dhondup Choephel- to this one in January 2004 when I got naturalized and became US/American citizen. I discarded my old name-which Jepa Rinpoche gave me- because my military buddies found it hard to pronounce. Continue reading “Excerpts from the Director Tamio Ota’s interview with Jepa Mila Rangzen, the editor at Tibet Star, NY”