Nepal probe’s journalists for disseminating globally published Dalai Lama news

May 14, 2019 1:04 pm0 comments
Nepal probe’s journalists for disseminating globally published Dalai Lama news

(TibetanReview.net, May14’19) – While there are no suggestions that there has been any violation of any law, the government of Nepal has ordered a probe against three journalists at the Rastriya Samachar Samiti (RSS), the country’s national news agency, for disseminating a news item regarding Tibet’s exile spiritual leader, the […]

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Gathering of lawmakers from around the world urge China to free up Tibet and settle issue

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Gathering of lawmakers from around the world urge China to free up Tibet and settle issue

(TibetanReview.net, May14’19) – A total of 25 lawmakers from some 13 countries have concluded on May 10 in Latvia’s capital Riga their seventh conference on Tibet since 1994, calling on China to end the repression in the Himalayan territory and open it up, protect the region’s natural environment and hold […]

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US Senators ask gov’t how it could best protect Tibetan religious freedom, including on the reincarnation issue

May 13, 2019 4:16 am0 comments
US Senators ask gov’t how it could best protect Tibetan religious freedom, including on the reincarnation issue

(TibetanReview.net, May12’19) – A bipartisan group of US senators has asked to know from the country’s envoy on religious freedom “how the US can best support Tibetan Buddhists, to include collaboration with the international community to uphold religious freedom, and to convey that religious traditions should not be subject to […]

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Thousands from 70 countries attending Dalai Lama’s D’sala teachings

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Thousands from 70 countries attending Dalai Lama’s D’sala teachings

(TibetanReview.net, May12’19) – More than 7,600 people are attending three days of religious teaching being given by HH the Dalai Lama over May 10-12 at the Tsuglakhang, Dharamsala. The teachings have been requested by devotees from Russia. The number of devotees increased substantially on the following days. Apart from 1,100 […]

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Germany urged to prioritize Tibet, human rights in China ties

May 11, 2019 3:19 am0 comments
Germany urged to prioritize Tibet, human rights in China ties

(TibetanReview.net, May10’19) – Former exile Tibetan special representative for Europe Mr Kelsang Gyaltsen has on May 8 accused China of being out to destroy the core of Tibetan identity and replace Tibetan culture and religion with a state-approved and controlled version. He was addressing a hearing on “Religious Freedom: The […]

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Former Botswana President urges support for Tibet’s struggle, defies gov’ts one-China policy

May 10, 2019 12:27 am0 comments
Former Botswana President urges support for Tibet’s struggle, defies gov’ts one-China policy

(TibetanReview.net, May09’19) – Defying a directive issued by his government for its citizens to respect Beijing’s demand that countries respect its so-called One-China Policy, former president Ian Khama of the landlocked south African Republic of Botswana has expressed support for the exile Tibetan administration as the latter holds its 7th […]

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China angry as CTA President Sangay addressed press with Lithuania’s first post-Soviet President

May 9, 2019 12:43 am0 comments
China angry as CTA President Sangay addressed press with Lithuania’s first post-Soviet President

(TibetanReview.net, May08’19) – On his way to attend the 7th World Parliamentarians’ Convention on Tibet in Latvia’s capital Riga, President Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamsala, India, has met with Tibet supporters in neighbouring Lithuania’s capital Vilnius on May 6, including lawmakers and nationally prominent figures. […]

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Fire destroys Dalai Lama’s elder brother’s Kalimpong noodle factory

May 8, 2019 4:17 am0 comments
Fire destroys Dalai Lama’s elder brother’s Kalimpong noodle factory

(TibetanReview.net, May07’19) – The Kalimpong Noodle Factory set up by the Dalai Lama’s elder brother Gyalo Thondup in 1967 and still being run by him has been destroyed by fire on May 4 night. But his single-storey residence, located nearby, remained untouched by the raging fire. He was home at […]

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Dalai Lama inaugurates first all-sects conference on Kalachakra

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Dalai Lama inaugurates first all-sects conference on Kalachakra

(TibetanReview.net, May07’19) – The Dalai Lama has on May 5 inaugurated the First Conference on Kalachakra for Scholars of all Tibetan Traditions, with some 20 scholars having come from outside India. The conference was opened in the Kalachakra Temple of the Tsuglakhang and was to continue for three days. The […]

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Dalai Lama visitors to be limited to group audiences

May 6, 2019 10:33 am0 comments
Dalai Lama visitors to be limited to group audiences

(TibetanReview.net, May05’19) – One-on-one meetings with the Dalai Lama at his residence will be limited and only group audiences will be the norm henceforth, reported tribuneindia.com May 3. The report said the decision followed a meeting attended, among others, by former PM of Tibetan government in exile and close aide […]

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