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Karmapa still waiting to hear from New Delhi on his visa application

January 25, 2019 1:22 am0 comments
Karmapa still waiting to hear from New Delhi on his visa application

(TibetanReview.net, Jan24’19) – Contrary to previous Indian media reports which cited government officials as saying he had not responded to offers to grant him visa, the Karmapa has said he has continued to remain in contact with New Delhi and was still waiting for a response to his application. In […]

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India reported to be willing to let Karmapa in on his Dominican passport?

January 2, 2019 7:03 am0 comments
India reported to be willing to let Karmapa in on his Dominican passport?

(TibetanReview.net, Dec28, 2018) – India has denied reports that it is insisting on the Karmapa returning to the country on his Identity Certificate (IC), a document with limited international acceptability, issued by it to Tibetans for overseas travels, according to thehindu.com Dec 27. The 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje was […]

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Karmapa in impasse with New Delhi over his travel document?

December 10, 2018 2:45 pm0 comments
Karmapa in impasse with New Delhi over his travel document?

(TibetanReview.net, Dec10, 2018) – The Karmapa, one of the most influential leaders in Tibetan Buddhism, is unable to come to India because New Delhi insists that he stick to the highly restrictive, little recognized overseas travel document called Identity Certificate (IC) it issues to Tibetan residents in the country whereas […]

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A CORRECTION

November 7, 2018 12:19 am0 comments
A CORRECTION

It was inadvertently mentioned in our stories titled “Karmapa’s November visit to Dharamshala seen as uncertain” dated Oct 28’18 and “Karmapa awaits Indian visa for this month’s religious meet in Dharamshala” Nov 2’18 (last para), that the Karmapa had acquired a passport of the Dominican Republic which recently switched diplomatic […]

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Karmapa awaits Indian visa for this month’s religious meet in Dharamshala

November 3, 2018 6:22 am1 comment
Karmapa awaits Indian visa for this month’s religious meet in Dharamshala

(TibetanReview.net, Nov02, 2018) – The Karmapa has cited difficulties presented by the government-of-India-issued Identity Certificate (IC) at airports, including even lack of acceptability, to explain why he had to acquire a Commonwealth of Dominica passport. IC is the document the government of India issues to Tibetans living in the country […]

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Karmapa’s November visit to Dharamshala seen as uncertain

October 29, 2018 4:59 am0 comments
Karmapa’s November visit to Dharamshala seen as uncertain

(TibetanReview.net, Oct28, 2018) – Conflicting reports cast doubts on whether the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje will be able to travel to Dharamsala, India, next month to take part in a meeting of Tibet’s top religious figures. Tibet’s spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, is seen as being likely to discuss […]

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The two Karmapas meet to get to know each other, agree to work amicably

October 13, 2018 12:27 am0 comments
The two Karmapas meet to get to know each other, agree to work amicably

(TibetanReview.net, Oct12, 2018) – In what is seen as a sudden development, the two 17th Karmapa reincarnate claimants put forward by rival regents designated for the recognition of the reincarnation of the 16th Karmapa have met at an undisclosed location in rural France over four days and issued a joint […]

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India seeks Karmapa’s return even as he acquires Dominican passport

October 4, 2018 11:46 pm0 comments
India seeks Karmapa’s return even as he acquires Dominican passport

(TibetanReview.net, Oct04, 2018) – The 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje is reported to have acquired a Dominican Republic passport in order to be able to travel freely to his many centres across the world even as New Delhi continues to urge him to return to India as desired by his […]

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India now sees the Karmapa as future face of Tibetan struggle as it woos him back from US

September 11, 2018 5:22 pm0 comments
India now sees the Karmapa as future face of Tibetan struggle as it woos him back from US

(TibetanReview.net, Sep11, 2018) – The government of India had put the Karmapa under watch at the time of his arrival at Dharmashala on Jan 5, 2000 after escaping from Chinese ruled Tibet because of some “suspicion” but that phase is “over”, reported indianexpress.com Sep 10, citing a top former Indian […]

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Karmapa looks to return to India in November

August 2, 2018 3:54 am0 comments
Karmapa looks to return to India in November

(TibetanReview.net, Aug01, 2018) – Ending speculations that he may most likely not return to India where his movement had remained restricted by New Delhi, the second most prominent Tibetan religious figure at present, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje, has said Jul 30 that he will definitely return. In an […]

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