Tuesday, August 22 2017

News

New Executive Members of Tibetan Alliance of Chicago Take Charge

Photo: Outgoing President Mr. Lhakpa Gyaltsen (right), and incoming President Kalsang Drakgo (left) New executive members of Tibetan Alliance of Chicago takes charge on April 1, 2017. The members are Kalsang Drakgo, President; Penpa Bhuti, Vice President; Tenzin Jamyang, Secretary; Dawa Choedak, Treasurer. The Office of Tibet, Washington DC would …

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The University of Rochester’s Tibetan Innovation Challenge

The University of Rochester invites students to submit to the 2017 Tibetan Innovation Challenge, an intercollegiate business plan contest to improve the lives of Tibetans living in refugee camps through self-sustaining business ideas. Students will compete for a $5K first-place prize and the chance for their idea to be put …

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THE DALAI LAMA TRUST GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP 2017-18.

THE DALAI LAMA TRUST GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP 2017-18. The Dalai Lama Trust has announced its seventh round of annual graduate scholarship grants for the academic year 2017-18. Ten to fifteen exceptional candidates of Tibetan descent will be selected to receive scholarship awards of up to US$10,000. The deadline for submission of …

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The Office of Tibet Mourns the Passing of Kyabje Gelek Rinpoche

Wednesday, February 15, the Office of Tibet, Washington DC mourns the demise of Kyabje Nyagre Khentrul Ngawang Gelek Rinpoche, who passed away today at 6:00 a.m. CST. Rinpoche was born in Lhasa, Tibet, in 1939, and was recognized as an incarnation of Nyagre Khentrul Rinpoche of Drepung Monastic University at …

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Trump Administration to Support Tibet Issue

Wednesday, February 1, 2017 Washington DC. In response to written questions on Tibet from members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in the process of confirmation of Rex Tillerson, Cabinet nominee of President Trump for the Secretary of State, who got confirmed today by the Senate, he responded favorably to …

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Sikyong to Attend 8th Halifax International Security Forum in Canada

DHARAMSHALA: Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay is scheduled to leave Dharamshala on an official visit to Canada, United States and Germany from 17 – 30 November. From Frankfurt, Sikyong will visit Bodh Gaya, the venue of the upcoming Kalachakra being organised by the Central Tibetan Administration. The highlight of the visit …

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