See this link with interesting short Tibetan and English verses concerning quotes from Nagarjuna concerning emptiness and other topics. It's an easy and interesting way to see how short form verses are translated -- especially with very condensed meaning such as emptiness statements from Nagarjuna.
Friday, May 16, 2008
Wednesday, May 14, 2008
See the Jonang Foundation web site for more info.
Three of the other translations, done by Michael R. Sheehy, have both Tibetan and English so you could do comparisons of how an excellent Tibetan translator is translating texts.