China bans annual religious gathering at famed Tibetan Buddhist learning centre it is destroying

November 10, 2016 1:32 pm0 comments
China bans annual religious gathering at famed Tibetan Buddhist learning centre it is destroying

(TibetanReview.net, Nov09, 2016) – Chinese authorities overseeing the destruction of residences of student monks and nuns and carrying out their expulsion at the famed Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta (Chinese: Seda) County of Sichuan Province have cancelled an upcoming annual religious assembly, reported the Tibetan Service of Radio Free […]

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China concludes patriotic education for new Tibetan ‘living Buddhas’

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China concludes patriotic education for new Tibetan ‘living Buddhas’

(TibetanReview.net, Nov08, 2016) – China said Nov 6 that it had sent a batch of some 20 Tibetan Buddhist leaders, described by it as recently incarnated ‘living Buddhas’, on a patriotic education trip to communist landmarks and other sites in China over Oct 20-28. The trip was organized “after the […]

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Political re-education awaits monks and nuns expelled from Larung Gar

November 6, 2016 5:07 pm0 comments
Political re-education awaits monks and nuns expelled from Larung Gar

(TibetanReview.net, Nov06, 2016) – A total of around 3,000 student monks and nuns have been expelled and some 1,000 dwellings demolished at the famed Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta (Chinese: Seda) County of Sichuan Province since China began carrying out a forced downsizing of this sprawling Tibetan monastic centre […]

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China locks residences of monks and nuns to effect their expulsion from famed learning centre

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China locks residences of monks and nuns to effect their expulsion from famed learning centre

(TibetanReview.net, Nov05, 2016) – Brutal coercion is being used in the ongoing large-scale eviction of student monks and nuns from Larung Gar, a famed Tibetan Buddhist study institute in Serta County of Sichuan Province, reported the Tibetan Service of Radio Free Asia (Washington) Nov 3. Armed with details about the […]

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China binds expelled Larung Gar monks and nuns to pledges of non-return, silence

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China binds expelled Larung Gar monks and nuns to pledges of non-return, silence

(TibetanReview.net, Nov02, 2016) – China is not only continuing to expel monks and nuns and demolishing their residences at the sprawling Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta (Chinese: Seda) County of Sichuan Province but is also making the evicted monastic students to sign two undertakings: never to return to the […]

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Progress reported in building of second China-Tibet railway

October 27, 2016 1:17 pm0 comments
Progress reported in building of second China-Tibet railway

(TibetanReview.net, Oct25, 2016) – China said Oct 24 that the first step towards the building of the final section of the second railway line from China to Tibet will be completed at the end of this month. This will come in the form of a prefeasibility study report on the […]

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