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President of Tibet Lobsang Sangay congratulates India's VP-elect Naidu

Dharamshala, India — President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay on Monday congratulated Venkaiah Naidu on his election as the 13th Vice-President of India and expressed confidence that Naidu will act as an important determinant of India’s democratic functioning to address appropriate checks and balance.

Last Updated on Friday, 11 August 2017 17:32
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President urges exiled Tibetans to take up the cause, not self-immolate

Dharamshala — Democratically elected President of the Tibetan government in exile (CTA), Dr Lobsang Sangay made a statement discouraging self immolation protests, pleading for Tibetans in exile to pursue more powerful means of contributing to the Tibetan cause.

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 August 2017 12:19
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Indian artist begins solo protest for Tibet, riding Dharamshala to Delhi

Dharamshala — "The recent self immolation at Sarnath, Varanasi by this young boy just shook me from deep within. I feel like its my responsibility to do something for Tibet's freedom struggle despite just sitting at home and do nothing."

Last Updated on Monday, 31 July 2017 14:39

Tibetan man dies in apparent self-immolation protest in Dharamshala

Dharamshala — A Tibetan man set himself on fire and died in Dharamshala on Saturday in the second self-immolation protest in India in two weeks, protesting against China's illegal occupation of Tibet and its repressive policies toward Tibetan people.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 01 August 2017 13:24
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'Religious differences are second to humanity:' Tibetan leader in Ladakh

Ladakh — Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama attended a seminar on communal harmony and world peace today, July 28th, at the Central Institute of Buddhist Studies in Ladakh, an event in accordance with the centenary of the birth of the great 20th century leader of Ladakh, Bakula Rinpoche.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 July 2017 15:47
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Study well and you too can become a Geshe-ma: Tibetan leader to nuns

Dharamshala — His Holiness the Dalai Lama graced the inauguration of Dudjum Nunnery in Upper Shey on July 26, and as usual, all of the locals and hundreds of school children lined the road side to get a glimpse of him. He was welcomed by Urgyen Rinpoche as he stepped out of the car.

Last Updated on Friday, 28 July 2017 17:23