Litany of allegations cited for removing Representative at Office of Tibet, Washington, DC

November 20, 2017 1:16 am0 comments
Litany of allegations cited for removing Representative at Office of Tibet, Washington, DC

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19, 2017) – After initially dismissing any need to let the Tibetan public know why Representative Penpa Tsering of the Office of Tibet, Washington, DC, had been replaced, the Kashag (Cabinet) of the Central Tibetan Administration has, on Nov 18, explained that he had been removed due to growing […]

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China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

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China looks to rail-link Tibet with Nepal by 2022

(TibetanReview.net, Nov19, 2017) – China is conducting a feasibility study for building a railway link to Nepal at an estimated cost of more than US$4 billion, with the line expected to reach Lumbini through Kathmandu and Pokhara by 2022, reported the hindustantimes.com Nov 18, citing China’s envoy to Kathmandu Yu […]

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Fatigued Dalai Lama designates emissaries for overseas engagements

November 19, 2017 4:11 am0 comments
Fatigued Dalai Lama designates emissaries for overseas engagements

(TibetanReview.net, Nov18, 2017) – Citing much increased tiredness since last year, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has said he had appointed emissaries to attend international engagements and speak on his behalf for an indefinite period of time. The Dalai Lama revealed this decision during a dialogue on Nov […]

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Dalai Lama leaves for 10-day lecture tour in India

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Dalai Lama leaves for 10-day lecture tour in India

(TibetanReview.net, Nov18, 2017) – Although having designated emissaries for much of his overseas engagements, citing increased tiredness since last year, the Dalai Lama continues to maintain a hectic schedule and on Nov 17 left Dharamshala for a weeklong lecture tour to New Delhi, Bhubanewshwar and Kolkata in India. He is […]

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Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

November 17, 2017 11:03 pm0 comments
Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2017) – Canada has called on China to allow UN rights officials to visit Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, who disappeared into its custody in 1995, at age 6, and has never been seen or heard of ever since. It […]

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Dalai Lama to teach at Bodh Gaya in Jan’18

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Dalai Lama to teach at Bodh Gaya in Jan’18

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2017) – The Dalai Lama is to visit Buddhism’s holiest site of Bodhgaya for 50 days beginning Dec 26, and give religious teachings from Jan 5 to 7 and again from Jan 14 to 16 on the Kalachakra Ground. Monks, nuns, foreigners and Indian devotees are required to […]

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