Tenzin Chodon: Becoming Minnesotan

Tenzin Chodon, c.2005.

Tenzin Chodon was born in Nyigo, Tibet. She moved with her parents to India in 1959. Chodon was a teacher in India until moving to the United States as part of the U.S. Tibetan Resettlement Project in 1992. She is one of the principal founders of the Tibetan Women’s Association (TWA) in Minnesota.

Full interview

  • Full name - Tenzin Chodon
  • Age - 51
  • Date of interview - 09.05.2005
  • Gender - Female
  • Generation - First Generation American / Immigrant
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