Gangtok – Tibetan Youth Congress held a month-long peace march from Sikkim to Assam with more than 80 activists from 17 regions in India and Nepal. They sent clear messages to G20 leaders that China’s “diplomatic assurances” are not to be trusted and urged leaders to raise the issue of the Sino-Tibetan conflict with the Chinese President at the G20 summit in September 2023.
Dharamshala – Tibetans and followers of His Holiness the Dalai Lama held a large peaceful rally in Dharamshala on Monday, to condemn the media and social media influencers for their defamatory and false allegations against His Holiness the Dalai Lama and ask them to apologise to His Holiness the Dalai Lama. They call on the Chinese government to stop making false allegations and misleading the world.
Dharamshala – The 16th Kashag of the Central Tibetan Administration launched the "Vision Paper - Securing Tibet's Future" on Monday, which states, "To have a vision for Tibet’s future, it is critical to understand the harsh oppression and suffering faced by Tibetans inside Tibet and work towards fulfilling their aspirations. Therefore, it is one of our prime responsibilities to create awareness on the international platform based on the real situation inside Tibet."
Dharamshala, India – Tibetan Center for Human Rights and Democracy released its 2022 annual report, titled " Human Rights Situation in Tibet," on Tuesday, and said 2022 was one of the worst years in recent years as Chinese authorities redoubled Covid repressive measures to further erode human rights.
Dharamshala – Tibetans, supporters and followers of His Holiness the Dalai Lama all over the world showed their solidarity with him and protested against the false allegations against His Holiness the Dalai Lama and the demands for an apology to His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Tibetan Women's Association organised long life prayers in the morning and a candlelight vigil in solidarity with His Holiness the Dalai Lama in the evening in Dharamshala.
Dharamshala, India – Tibetan staff and students from Tibetan Homes Foundation, CST Mussoorie and CST Panchmari offered a long life prayer to His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Wednesday. During the prayer, His Holiness said, "People in Tibet, China, Mongolia, the Himalayas and other countries wish me to live long, I am determined to live to be over 100 years old to continue doing what I can to help beings."
Dharamshala – His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibet, met with a group of Muslim scholars from Malaysia, Sweden and the USA and His Holiness said," All religions may have different philosophies but all religions are unifying in the promotion of Karuna (compassion) and Ahimsa (peace).”