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His Holiness the Dalai Lama's interchange with a Chilean Biologist and Russian Journalists

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s interchange with a Chilean Biologist and Russian Journalists

New Delhi, India    20 December 2013 For the second day today, His Holiness the Dalai Lama met with a Chilean delegation led by 85 year old biologist and philosopher Humberto Maturana, who was teacher and collaborator with His Holiness’s good friend Francisco Varela. He is also the scientist who His Holiness often quotes as […]

Tibet's Tense New Reality

Tibet’s Tense New Reality

  Checkpoints with fire extinguishers, pincer-wielding police officers, and spies disguised as monks—welcome to daily life in Lhasa. Anastasia Corell The Atlantic Dec 13 2013 From nearly any point in Lhasa, capital of China’s Tibet Autonomous Region, you can see at least two police checkpoints. At each one, police officers stand by, wielding a metal […]

Statement of Kashag on 24th Anniversary of Conferment of Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama of Tibet

Statement of Kashag on 24th Anniversary of Conferment of Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama of Tibet

  On behalf of the 6 million Tibetans, the Kashag pays its deep reverence and humble respects to His Holiness the Great XIV Dalai Lama of Tibet on this special occasion of the 24th Anniversary of the conferment of the Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The Kashag also extends its warmest […]

Canadian MPs meet with His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Representative

Canadian MPs meet with His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Representative

  DHARAMSHALA: Canadian MPs met with His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s new representative for North America, Mr Kaydor Aukatsang, on Parliament Hill on Wednesday to discuss the ongoing repression in Tibet, Epoch Times reported. Speaking about the meeting in the House of Commons in the afternoon, Conservative MP David Sweet raised the issue of Tibetans […]

International Relations' Kalon Testifies before Italian Senate

International Relations’ Kalon Testifies before Italian Senate

  DHARAMSHALA: Kalon Dicki Chhoyang of the Department of Information and International Relations, Central Tibetan Administration, today testified before the Italian Senate’s Extraordinary Commission for the Protection and Promotion of Human Rights. Kalon Dicki Chhoyang requested the Italian Senate to urge the Chinese government to engage in dialogue with His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s envoys […]

Senior Tibetan officials in Italy's Autonomous Regions of South Tyrol & Trento

Senior Tibetan officials in Italy’s Autonomous Regions of South Tyrol & Trento

  tibet.net December 3, 2013 SOUTH TYROL: A five-member Kalon delegation from the Central Tibetan Administration arrived in South Tyrol, Italy, yesterday at the invitation of the European Academy of Bolzano. During their visit to the autonomous provinces of South Tyrol and Trento in northern Italy, the European Academy has organised a series of meeting […]

Tibet’s quiet militarization rings a loud bell across Asia

Tibet’s quiet militarization rings a loud bell across Asia

  OMER AZIZ The Globe and Mail (Canada) Thursday, Nov. 28, 2013 For the past two years, the Asia-Pacific region has been central to both the Obama administration and the Harper government’s Asia strategies. The multiplicity of states, increasing economic potential, and a general shift of power eastward have made the Asia-Pacific region vital to […]

Tibetan Communities Important to Cultural Survival: Kalon for International Relations

Tibetan Communities Important to Cultural Survival: Kalon for International Relations

  VIENNA, 29 November: Tibetan communities are extremely important for the Tibetan struggle and for the upbringing of the younger generation in a Tibetan environment, said Kalon Dicki Chhoyang while speaking to the Tibetan community in Austria in Vienna today. “The Tibetan communities keep the exile Tibetans together and contribute to the survival of the […]

Desperation in Tibet - NYT Editorial

Desperation in Tibet – NYT Editorial

  By THE EDITORIAL BOARD The New YOrk Times November 29, 2013 On Nov. 11, Tsering Gyal, a 20-year-old Tibetan Buddhist monk, set himself on fire in China’s Qinghai Province. Mr. Gyal’s death brings the number of Tibetans who have self-immolated since 2009 to 123. Letters some have left and eyewitness accounts of dying words […]

Iceland parliamentarians urge Beijing to resume dialogues with the Dalai Lama's representatives

Iceland parliamentarians urge Beijing to resume dialogues with the Dalai Lama’s representatives

  DHARAMSHALA: Denouncing the atrocities perpetrated against Tibetans in Tibet, a group of MPs from all Icelandic political parties except Prime Minister Sigmundur Davíð Gunnlaugsson’s Progressive Party have submitted a parliamentary resolution encouraging the Chinese government to resume peace talks with His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s representatives, ruv.is and Iceland Review Online report. The resolution […]