Dharamshala, India — Amidst growing calls for an end to China's interference in the Buddhist reincarnation system of Tibet, a top U.S. diplomat met His Holiness the Dalai Lama in a bid to send a strong message to China that the role of picking a successor to the Dalai Lama does not belong to anybody else, but the Tibetan Buddhist system alone.
Prague —'Unlike the Vatican, Tibetans never agreed or accepted the Order no. 5 and strongly believe that the Chinese atheist government has no say in the reincarnations system of Tibetan Buddhism,' President of the Tibetan-government-in-exile, Dr Lobsang Sangay said while speaking to a panel of prominent activists and critics of China to discuss human rights in China.
New Delhi — 'Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel was right about Tibet. It is a reality now. India is facing the danger and threat of China due to the occupation of Tibet. There are tensions on borders. If Tibet has been free, there was no need for such expenses. Instead, all could be used for the development,' President Dr Losang Sangay told a gathering of Tibet supporters and activists from all over India in large numbers as they joined him recently for the National Convention on Tibet organised by the Bharat Tibbat Sahyog Manch.
Dharamshala, India — The President of the Tibetan-government-in-exile, Dr Lobsang Sangay said that the Central Tibetan Administration’s goal is to realise the Five Fifty Vision through a policy of dialogue, nonviolence supported by the Middle Way Approach when dealing with China, to peacefully resolve the issue of Tibet. He also said that five outstanding leaders will be elected amongst the participants to be the representatives of youth.
Dharamshala, India — A Special General Meeting (SGM) of the Tibetan people has recently unanimously passed five historic resolutions, aimed at the future policy on freedom struggle for Tibet and the remaining four relating to the reincarnation of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The measure, while seemingly obvious, is a monumental blow to the communist-authoritarian regime of China.
Dharamshala, India — 'Uttering the word “democracy” only to pay a lip-service to it while using it as a pretext to engage in parochial strife to thereby create turbulences here and there in society and such kinds of extremities would be most improper. Not only that, it also carries the grave danger of harming the fundamental cause of Tibet,' Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, Pema Jungney said while urging Tibetans around the world to bring a sense of responsibility.
Dharamshala, India — "Tibetan system of democracy is inspiring to all those who believe in the democracy worldwide”, U.S congressman David Price said during a grand welcome reception hosted by the Tibetan government-in-exile, in honor the visit of a bipartisan commission of the US House of Representatives, who assured their continued support to the cause of Tibet.