Dharamshala, India – The Central Tibetan Women's Association raised awareness of the environmental crisis in Tibet caused by Chinese tourist waste and infrastructure development by the Chinese government, as well as solutions to plastic pollution as part of the BeatPlasticPollution campaign on World Environment Day, June 5, 2023.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama offers condolences to the victims of the rail tragedy in Odisha
Dharamshala, India – His Holiness the Dalai Lama offered his condolences to the families and victims of the tragic train collision in Odisha, and offered his prayers to all those injured and others affected by the tragedy. His Holiness wrote, "As a mark of solidarity with the people of Odisha, the Dalai Lama Trust (DLT) is making a donation towards medical treatment, as well as relief and rescue efforts."
I determined to live a long life and help people achieve peace of mind: His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Dharamshala – His Holiness the Dalai Lama attended a Long Life Prayer offered to him by the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition at the Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, on Wednesday. His Holiness said," I am determined to live a long life and am passionate about letting people, especially those who are not religious or interested in spiritual matters, know the importance of cultivating love and compassion and achieving peace of mind."
His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulates Siddaramaiah on becoming Chief Minister of Karnataka
Dharamshala – His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibet, congratulates Siddaramaiah on becoming the Chief Minister of Karnataka again. His Holiness said, "I take this opportunity to wish you every success in meeting the challenges that may lie ahead in fulfilling the hopes and aspirations of the people of Karnataka."
A good heart is a source of happiness and joy for all: His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Dharamshala – His Holiness the Dalai Lama gives a two-day teaching on "Generating Bodhichitta" to young Tibetans from various colleges and Tibetan schools in India on Tuesday. His Holiness said, "Having a good heart is a source of happiness and joy for all. It enables you to sleep well. It brings you peace of mind. It is a source of lasting happiness."
Tibetan political leaders congratulates Siddaramaiah on becoming Chief Minister of Karnataka
Dharamshala – Sikyong of the Central Tibetan Administration and Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, congratulated Siddaramaiah on becoming Chief Minister of Karnataka once again and expressed their deep gratitude to him and the people of the state for the support given to the Tibetan communities and monasteries in Karnataka for over six decades.
Tibetans urge China to free world's youngest political prisoner, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima
Dharamshala – The Central Tibetan Administration and Tibetans around the world call upon the Chinese government to release the world's youngest political prisoner, the 11th Panchen Lama of Tibet, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, and urge the international community to put pressure on China to release the 11th Panchen Lama on May 17, 2023.