Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

December 11, 2017 3:30 am0 comments
Opinion: The RIC triangle and Tibet’s political Aspiration

It was the state of strife, strain and harmony among the giant neighbours Russia, China and India through the vicissitudes of time in recent history which more than anything else had a determinative influence on Tibet’s political aspiration, mostly with unfortunate consequences, although its future is far from sealed inasmuch […]

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Internal Politics could incapacitate Tibetan Cause

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Internal Politics could incapacitate Tibetan Cause

By NgawangTenpa The internal squabble between the two the arguably most prominent members within the community of the Central Tibetan Administration has seen numerous exchanges of ‘cheap shots’ between them. Though after the 2016 election, PenpaTseing (Former Speaker of the TPIE) has no longer been a lingering voice in the […]

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Tibetan Diaspora: A Study of Citizenship and Identity

November 28, 2017 8:01 am0 comments
Tibetan Diaspora: A Study of Citizenship and Identity

The growing trend over the last several years among a section of Tibetan youngsters to legally assert their Indian citizenship has given rise to both difficulties and issues within the community for its supposed effect of diluting the freedom struggle. Prof Richa Kumar* carried out a field study of the […]

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Opinion: ‘A truly exceptional man’

May 3, 2017 11:46 pm0 comments
Opinion: ‘A truly exceptional man’

Elie Wiesel, Barbara Walters, Bono, William F. Buckley, Jr., David Suzuki, Jesse Helms, Piers Morgan, Alice Waters and others remember first meetings with the Dalai Lama. (Compiled by Dana Cook) American College Boy – A.J. Ayer, Philosopher …[a meeting] of the Chinese People’s Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries… ……. […]

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‘Irreparable loss of a professor who opened Tibetan sources to western scholars’

February 14, 2017 3:54 am0 comments
‘Irreparable loss of a professor who opened Tibetan sources to western scholars’

Professor Elliot Sperling (January 4, 1951 – January 29, 2017) (TibetanReview.net, Feb11, 2017) – The Tibetan Parliament in Exile on Feb 8 called the death on Jan 29 of prominent Tibetologist Professor Elliot Sperling an irreparable loss both for his family and for the cause of Tibet. “The Tibetan Parliament-in- […]

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Pawo: From the Roof of the World Over to the Roofs of Majnu-ka-tilla

September 13, 2016 8:17 pm0 comments
Pawo: From the Roof of the World Over to the Roofs of Majnu-ka-tilla

Title: Pawo (Eng: Hero) Director: Marvin Litwak, Co-Director: Sonam Tseten Production Year: 2016 Country: Germany, India. Category: Drama, Bio Length: 117 minutes Language, Subtitles: English (Voiceover) and Tibetan with English subtitles From the Roof of the World Over to the Roofs of Majnu-ka-tilla “Pawo” is not a film about self-immolations, […]

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Tibet medal-of-courage awardee has two sons living in exile

July 18, 2016 11:22 pm0 comments
Tibet medal-of-courage awardee has two sons living in exile

Dear Tibetan Review Members, Tashi Delek to everyone. My name is Dawa Tsering. I am the elder son of Tibetan Political prisoner Mrs. Yeshi Choedon who is currently serving 15 years of jail sentence in Tibet. I am writing this mail regarding my mother. I recently came across an article […]

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Opinion: A Tribute to Commander Pachen

May 7, 2016 12:52 pm0 comments
Commander Pachen

 Phuntsog Wangyal (Tibetanreview.net, May 7, 2016) Mustang is a region of Nepal offering breathtaking scenery and vast, magnificent landscapes. Despite its tranquil beauty, this region became a vital base as a strategic site for Tibetans to establish a secret resistance camp and fight for their homeland in 1962. Amid the […]

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Unity: Standing Together In Joy And Sorrow

April 13, 2016 4:52 pm10 comments
Unity: Standing Together In Joy And Sorrow

Dhardon Sharling (TibetanReview.net, Apr13, 2016) Back in June 1994, it was a rainy, gloomy day, and my eighth grade classmates and I were hoping that our Tibetan class instructor would take us to the screening of a documentary film about modern life in Tibet. With the weather adding to our […]

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Understanding the real Tibet issue

March 9, 2016 3:19 pm0 comments
Understanding the  real Tibet issue

This editorial appeared in the Special Issue 2016 edition of Tibetan Review. The Sino-Tibetan conflict today is a battle for minds rather than for territory as far as the official Tibetan side is concerned. It is quintessentially a democratic campaign with a very limited scope. That is because whatever opportunities Tibet […]

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