Wednesday , November 25. 2015

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2015 Liberty Medal Presented to His Holiness the Dalai Lama


Note: The Local Philadelpia ABC Channel ( will re-air the entire ceremony on Sunday, November 1st at 1:00pm (Eastern Standard Time). October 27, 2015: The National Constitution Center awarded His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet the 2015 Liberty Medal on October 26, on Independence Mall in Philadelphia. His …

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India, Tibet and China Assertion of China’s Spiritual Sovereignty

Armed Chinese PLA soldiers walk past ethnic Tibetan graffiti in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan province on January 27. Chinese police shot dead another Tibetan protester in the restive Sichuan province, rights groups said Friday, bringing to at least three the number killed in deadly clashes this week. / AFP Photo

Article Source: (Source) Author: Thupten Samphel. October 26, 2016: The importance of the Tibetan plateau to Asia is threefold: geopolitical, cultural and environmental. What China does or does not do in Tibet has geopolitical, cultural and environmental consequences for the rest of Asia. Geopolitically, Tibet served as an effective buffer …

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Paljor Kalon Completes a Successful Green Book Open Office Tour

Portland, Oregon

October 23, 2015: In a unique and unprecedented effort by the 14th Kashag to solve people’s problems, Paljor Kalon Tsering Dhundup la and Kalsang Chodon, a senior staff at CTA’s Department of Finance Chatrel Section, visited 12 cities in North America from September 25 to October 14, 2015. They were …

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Festival of Tibetan Arts and Culture

Tibetan Festival 2015

Creative vibrations from the ‘Roof of the World’ By ROBIN CAUDELL Press-Republican | Posted: Wednesday, September 23, 2015 5:16 pm PLATTSBURGH (Source) — Tashi Dholak brushed wax over his intricate teak and pine carvings inside the Burke Gallery at SUNY Plattsburgh. He learned the traditional Tibetan art in Dharamsala, India, where he …

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Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay Inaugurates Utah Tibetan Community Center

Pema Chagzoetsang stands in the Tibetan Community Center that is under construction in South Salt Lake Friday, July 10, 2015. The Dalai Lama will visit Utah in October, and proceeds from his appearance at the University of Utah will benefit construction of the center.

Jeffrey D. Allred, Deseret News

October 11, 2015 – Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay inaugurated the Utah Tibetan Community center The new Tibetan community hall was to be inaugurated by His Holiness the Dalai Lama initially. However, after the cancellation of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s entire program in the US, Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay was requested to …

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama to receive the Liberty Medal

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

The 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet to be Honored on October 26 in Philadelphia  (Source) PHILADELPHIA (June 17, 2015) – The National Constitution Center has announced His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet will receive the 2015 Liberty Medal in recognition of his advocacy for human rights worldwide. His …

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Election Related Announcement From the Office of Tibet


October 20, 2015: The Office of Tibet would like to thank everyone who participated in the Tibetan primary elections for the Sikyong and the two North American Chitue seats on October 18, 2015. The elections went off smoothly, turnout appears to be strong, and the sealed ballots are now beginning …

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The Tibetan Argument for Autonomy

Chinese paramilitary police march during a flag raising ceremony near Potala Palace in Lhasa, capital of Tibet/AP Photo.

Tenzin Norgay, The Diplomat, September 30, 2015 Fifty years after the creation of the Tibet Autonomous Region, it is time for Tibet to have true autonomy. Earlier this month, Beijing marked the fiftieth anniversary of establishment of the Tibet Autonomous Region with a mass spectacle in Lhasa designed to showcase its powerful …

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Tibet: Climate Action for the Roof Of the World


CLIMATE ACTION FOR THE ROOF OF THE WORLD A global environmental catastrophe can be avoided, but we must act now to ensure that the Tibetan Plateau and the world’s fragile ecosystem are protected. As climate change accelerates, the effects will resonate far beyond the Tibetan Plateau, changing the water supply …

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