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Multination state system best bet for resolving Sino-Tibetan issue

May 29, 2019 3:09 am0 comments
Multination state system best bet for resolving Sino-Tibetan issue

  Prof. SD Muni, Distinguished Fellow, Institute for Defence Studies & Analysis, New Delhi, suggests that China be pressured in whatever peaceful way it is possible to adopt a truly multi-ethnic concept of nationhood as against its existing totalitarian ideology to ensure the  country’s long term stability and that the […]

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Tibetan Spiritual Leader and The Highest Indian Civilian Medal: Why India refrains from conferring the Bharat Ratna on the Dalai Lama

April 27, 2019 12:52 am0 comments
Tibetan Spiritual Leader and The Highest Indian Civilian Medal: Why India refrains from conferring the Bharat Ratna on the Dalai Lama

Kunsang Thokmay* argues that though the Dalai Lama fully deserves the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour, New Delhi may be disinclined to respond positively to the ongoing clamour in favour of it in order to avoid a controversy on several grounds. (TibetanReview.net, Apr26’19) – On 15 April 2019, the […]

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A Long Quiet Journey: Reflections on the Life and Work of Dawa Norbu

January 6, 2019 4:37 am0 comments
A Long Quiet Journey: Reflections on the Life and Work of Dawa Norbu

Dr Tashi Rabgey, Research Professor of International Affairs, George Washington University, in her keynote address, lauds Prof Dawa Norbu as the first modern Tibetan social scientist who in his long and quiet journey through the halls of academia had demonstrated the will to be disciplined by a different tradition of […]

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Remembering my uncle Palden Gyatso-la

December 7, 2018 4:28 am2 comments
Remembering my uncle Palden Gyatso-la

By Puntsok Tsering Duechung* (TibetanReview.net, Dec06, 2018) – I was repeatedly given to hear from my mother during my days as a child living in Tibet concerning my uncle Palden Gyatso-la of Panam Gadong Bhelre that during the period he and my grandfather Duechung Sonam Dorje-la remained in jail and […]

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Decoding Xi: Political Loyalty is Imperative for Party Career

July 16, 2018 1:40 am0 comments
Decoding Xi: Political Loyalty is Imperative for Party Career

By Palden Sonam* (TibetanReview.net, Jul14, 2018) – In the murky politics of China, it is a challenge for scholars and policymakers to decipher the meaning and motive of official speeches and documents. What the party leaders said or revealed to public cannot be read at their face value. This is […]

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A student’s perspective on the Rangzen and Umaylam conferences

June 17, 2018 6:09 am0 comments
A student’s perspective on the Rangzen and Umaylam conferences

By Choekyi Lhamo* (TibetanReview.net, Jun16, 2018) – The 5th International Rangzen Conference (May 23rd-25th) and the first International Umaylam Conference (May 26th-31st), both held in Dharamsala this year, saw the participation of a large number of Tibetan students. The question how Tibetans can regain their homeland in this unique time […]

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Dalai Lama, not Tibet, is an issue to China

April 29, 2018 1:54 am0 comments
Dalai Lama, not Tibet, is an issue to China

This editorial appeared in the Special Issue 2018 edition of the Tibetan Review. As speculations twirl around the question whether Professor Samdhong Rinpoche did or did not visit Tibet or China in November this year, unrealistic expectations about a new beginning being underway to try to resolve the issue of […]

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