Dalai Lama commences three-day teaching for Indian Buddhists at ancient site

December 4, 2018 3:57 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama commences three-day teaching for Indian Buddhists at ancient site

(TibetanReview.net, Dec04, 2018) – The Dalai Lama on Dec 3 began three days of religious teaching in the ancient Indian city of Sankisa in Farrukhabad District of Uttar Pradesh state. He has been invited by the Youth Buddhist Society (YBS) of India and the teaching is on Shantideva’s A Guide […]

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New speaker of exile Tibetan parliament takes charge

December 3, 2018 4:08 pm0 comments
New speaker of exile Tibetan parliament takes charge

(TibetanReview.net, Dec03, 2018) – The currently longest serving member of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile, Mr Pema Jungney, has formally taken charge as Speaker after he was administered the oath of office by the Tibetan Chief Justice Commissioner Mr Kargyu Dhondup on Dec 1. He has been a speaker before […]

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Russia’s Kalmyk president calls on Dalai Lama

December 2, 2018 3:48 pm0 comments
Russia’s Kalmyk president calls on Dalai Lama

(TibetanReview.net, Dec02, 2018) – President Aleksey Orlov of the Buddhist-majority Russian Republic of Kalmykia has on Nov 30 called on Tibet’s spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at his exile home in Dharamshala, India. He was accompanied by Representative Telo Tulku Rinpoche at the Office of Tibet, Moscow. The latter is […]

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Law for reciprocal access to Tibet approved by US Senate Foreign Relations Committee

December 1, 2018 12:38 am0 comments
Law for reciprocal access to Tibet approved by US Senate Foreign Relations Committee

(TibetanReview.net, Nov30, 2018) – The bill for Reciprocal Access to Tibet Act meandering through the US Congress since Apr 4, 2017, when it was introduced in both the Chambers, passed a major milestone on Nov 28 when it was unanimously approved by the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. The Act was […]

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Tibetan religious leaders’ conference put off after Nyingma head’s passing away

November 26, 2018 6:40 am0 comments
Tibetan religious leaders’ conference put off after Nyingma head’s passing away

(TibetanReview.net, Nov25, 2018) – The Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, has on Nov 24 announced an indefinite postponement of the 13th conference of top religious leaders of Tibet following the recent passing away of the leader of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. The 64-year-old Nyingma head, Kathok […]

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Freak accident claims head of Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism’s life

November 24, 2018 4:03 am0 comments
Freak accident claims head of Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism’s life

(TibetanReview.net, Nov23, 2018) – The head of the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, Kathok Getse Rinpoche, has met an untimely death, victim of a freak accident at his monastery in a village not far from Nepal’s capital Kathmandu, on Nov 19. The 64-year-old Fifth Kathok Getse Rinpoche Gyurme Tenpa Gyaltsen, […]

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Tibet Supporters welcome Dalai Lama to Japan’s Diet

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Tibet Supporters welcome Dalai Lama to Japan’s Diet

(TibetanReview.net, Nov22, 2018) – The Dalai Lama was on Nov 20 welcomed to Japan’s parliament, the Diet, by the All Party Japanese Parliamentary Group for Tibet (APJPGT) in the course of his 10-day tour of the country which began on Nov 12. He has spoken to the group members about […]

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China criticizes Japan for allowing Dalai Lama visit

November 22, 2018 1:05 am0 comments
China criticizes Japan for allowing Dalai Lama visit

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21, 2018) – China on Nov 20 criticized Japan for allowing the ongoing visit by Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, saying countries should not facilitate his “separatist activities”, reported the PTI news agency Nov 20. The Dalai Lama is on a 10-day visit to Japan, beginning Nov […]

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Canada grants C$ 5.4 million for exile Tibetans’ education

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Canada grants C$ 5.4 million for exile Tibetans’ education

(TibetanReview.net, Nov21, 2018) – The government of Canada has made a grant of Canadian $5.4 million for an education project in the Indian Subcontinent of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) over the next five years. The grant was announced by Canadian MP and Chair of Parliamentary Friends of Tibet Mr […]

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Exile Tibetan president addresses an annual international security forum

November 20, 2018 4:18 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan president addresses an annual international security forum

(TibetanReview.net, Nov20, 2018) – President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration at Dharamshala, India, has on Nov 17 joined some 300 leaders from some 90 countries at an annual 3-day international security forum held at Halifax in Nova Scotia, one of eastern Canada’s Maritime provinces on the Atlantic. The […]

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