Mr. Dhondup Tashi was born in Hortsang Takrang, Amdo, Tibet. He studied Buddhist Philosophy and Medical at Labrang Tashi Kyil and did his master’s in Tibetan history, literature, linguistic and ancient orthography from Xi bei min Zuxueyuan.
In exile, he studied at Sherab Gatsel Lobling and jointly served as an editor of the school magazine and taught Tibetan language. He was editor of Domey Den-gyab writers club and also served as a vice president of Tibetan journalist Association. He worked at Tibet Times as reporter, a senior reporter, subeditor and the chief-editor.
He is a first timer in the 16th TPiE elected from Dhomey Cholkha.