Dharamshala – His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibet, said in a message to Tibetans in Tibet on Tuesday: "China is changing and the day will come when we, Tibetans in exile and Tibetans in Tibet will be reunited and will be able to meditate together on bodhicitta and the view of emptiness."
New Delhi — On the occasion of the Chinese National Day, Tibetan Youth Congress activists protested in front of the Chinese Embassy in Delhi to protest against the Chinese crackdown on Tibetans under the zero-covid policy. More than 70 activists were arrested at the Delhi police station after the protest.
Dharamshala, India — The Kashag (cabinet) of the Central Tibetan Administration has issued a statement criticizing the Chinese authorities' mismanagement of the "zero covid" policy, which endangers the lives of Tibetans in Tibet, as well as the implementation of the policy, which clearly does more harm than good.
Dharamshala, India — The 17th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile concluded its fourth session on September 16, 2022, with seven solidarity resolutions related to the critical situation in Tibet. The Speaker of the Parliament urged everyone to raise the issue of Tibet on the international platform and make the world aware of the urgent situation in Tibet.
New York — Tibetan activists from the US, Canada, Nepal, and India marked the 35th anniversary of Lhasa Peaceful Uprising Day by staging protests against the Chinese government's illegal occupation of Tibet. They expressed solidarity with Tibetans in Tibet in the face of the Covid-19 crisis, stating, "Tibetans are suffering, dying, and committing suicide because of China's failed Covid-19 policy in Tibet.
Dharamshala, India —National Democratic Party of Tibet and Tibetans in India organized a solidarity prayer meeting to pray for Tibetans in Tibet who are in critical condition due to the covid-19 epidemic and the hardships they face due to China's "zero covid" policy and the unfair treatment in isolation centers in Tibet, especially in Lhasa.
Dharamshala, India — Five organisations from Nepal, India and Australia offered a long life prayer to His Holiness the Dalai lama on September 7, 2022, and His Holiness said, "In this one life I have been able to serve the Dharma and sentient beings and I am determined to live a long life so that I can continue to do so. I feel I can live another 10 to 20 years or so. I am not concerned about money or fame, but only about being able to benefit others.”