China tightens noose on retired Tibetan government officials showing religiosity

September 13, 2019 4:45 am0 comments
China tightens noose on retired Tibetan government officials showing religiosity

(TibetanReview.net, Sep12’19) – It is not just party members but even retired Tibetan government officials and even students who are banned from practicing religion in Chinese ruled Tibet, said New York-based Human Rights Watch Sep 11, especially citing an undated communist party notice which appeared to have been issued in […]

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Qinghai Tibetans face up to 8 years in jail for illegal online contents

September 3, 2019 12:38 am0 comments
Qinghai Tibetans face up to 8 years in jail for illegal online contents

(TibetanReview.net, Aug31’19) – Tibetans in Qinghai province who post or share online information that the authorities deem to be harmful to the Chinese nation or its communist party rulers now face one to eight years’ imprisonment, said Dharamsala-based Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy Aug 30, citing an official […]

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China’s expulsions, demolitions has halved Buddhist centre’s nuns’ quarter

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China’s expulsions, demolitions has halved Buddhist centre’s nuns’ quarter

(TibetanReview.net, Aug30’19) – The nuns’ residential complex at the Yachen Gar Buddhist centre in Palyul County of what is now part of China’s Sichuan Province has become only about half of what it was a couple of months or so ago due to expulsions and demolitions carried out by the […]

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China detained Tibetan for online sharing of Dalai Lama photo

August 28, 2019 10:42 am0 comments
China detained Tibetan for online sharing of Dalai Lama photo

(TibetanReview.net, Aug27’19) – China detained a Tibetan man for 10 days in a Tibetan region of what is now part of its Sichuan Province in July for sharing a photo of Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, over the popular Chinese social media platform WeChat, reported the Tibetan Service […]

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China trains Tibetan monks in the atheist government’s reincarnation regulation

August 27, 2019 1:51 am0 comments
China trains Tibetan monks in the atheist government’s reincarnation regulation

(TibetanReview.net, Aug26’19) – Contending that the reincarnation system was “never a religious-only issue or a living Buddha’s personal right”, China said Aug 25 that it carried out a training session on reincarnation for “living Buddhas” in the Tibet Autonomous Region. Some 100 Tibetan Buddhist monks attended the training session launched […]

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Top Chinese leaders for more coordination in poverty relief, religious work and fight against separatism in Tibet

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Top Chinese leaders for more coordination in poverty relief, religious work and fight against separatism in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Aug22’19) – China’s top political advisor Wang Yang has on Aug 22 called for “more coordination in poverty relief, religious work and the fight against separatism”, reported China’s official Xinhua news agency. The report said Wang, a member of the Standing Committee of the Political Bureau of the Communist […]

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