Post Tagged with: "Panchen Lama"

China wants its Panchen to do more to serve the party, state

March 2, 2019 1:53 am0 comments
China wants its Panchen to do more to serve the party, state

(TibetanReview.net, Feb28’19) – Beijing wants to see its 11th Panchen Lama, Gyaltsen Norbu, to do more in Tibet to push the Xi Jinping-thought-oriented policy for a new era as Mr You Quan the head of the United Front Work Department of the Communist Party of China (CPC) met with him […]

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10th Panchen Lama’s 30th death anniversary commemorated in India, China

January 31, 2019 2:01 am0 comments
10th Panchen Lama’s 30th death anniversary commemorated in India, China

(TibetanReview.net, Jan30’19) – The 30th death anniversary of the 10th Panchen Lama Choekyi Gyaltsen, Tibet’s second most influential religious figure, was marked at a Tibetan Buddhist monastery in northern India as well as by the Chinese in Beijing on Jan 26 and 28 respectively. The late Panchen Lama was co-opted […]

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Dalai Lama reiterates more than one reincarnation possible on Panchen 30th death anniversary

January 2, 2019 7:29 am0 comments
Dalai Lama reiterates more than one reincarnation possible on Panchen 30th death anniversary

(TibetanReview.net, Dec30’18) – While not specifically mentioning the Chinese government’s controversially appointed 11th Panchen Lama Gyaltsen Norbu, the Dalai Lama has explained in a video message Dec 28 that a Lama could reincarnate in more than one human manifestation. The occasion was the 30th death anniversary of the 10th Panchen […]

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China’s Panchen reported to have given his second Kalachakra teaching

August 30, 2018 12:39 am1 comment
China’s Panchen reported to have given his second Kalachakra teaching

(TibetanReview.net, Aug29, 2018) – Gyaltsen Norbu, the 11th Panchen Lama recognized and being groomed by China, has held his second Kalachakra teaching over Aug 17-18, with the venue being Dakpo Shadrup Ling Monastery in Lhoka, Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR). He last gave that teaching, his first, from Jul 21 to […]

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China’s Panchen holds worship at Dalai Lama-related sacred lake

August 22, 2018 9:02 am0 comments
China’s Panchen holds worship at Dalai Lama-related sacred lake

(TibetanReview.net, Aug21, 2018) – It was not clear whether the Chinese government intended to convey a message by it. But China’s online Tibet news service eng.tibet.cn reported Aug 20 that Gyaltsen Norbu, the 11th Panchen Lama designated as such by Beijing way back in 1995 in place of Gedhun Choekyi […]

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US State Department calls for immediate release of Tibet’s top religious figure

April 29, 2018 1:42 am0 comments
US State Department calls for immediate release of Tibet’s top religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Apr28, 2018) – The US State Department has on Apr 26 called for immediate release of the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun choekyi Nyima, Tibet’s second prominent religious figure after the Dalai Lama. He was taken away by the Chinese government, along with his family, on May 17, 1995, three […]

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Dalai Lama cites ‘reliable source’ as saying Panchen Lama alive, speaks well for the Chinese appointed counter

April 28, 2018 12:03 am0 comments
Dalai Lama cites ‘reliable source’ as saying Panchen Lama alive, speaks well for the Chinese appointed counter

(TibetanReview.net, Apr27, 2018) – The Dalai Lama has, on Apr 25, confirmed what Chinese leaders have been saying, most recently in 2014, that the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima recognized by him in 1995, is alive and pursuing normal education. The 11th Panchen Lama, “according to reliable source, is […]

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US Senate resolution upholds Tibetan prerogative to install their own religious leaders

April 27, 2018 11:53 pm0 comments
US Senate resolution upholds Tibetan prerogative to install their own religious leaders

(TibetanReview.net, Apr27, 2018) – The United States Senate has, on Apr 25, passed a unanimous resolution, expressing support for the Tibetan Buddhist community’s right to identify and install their religious leaders. The resolution calls any interference by the Government of the People’s Republic of China (PRC) in the religious process […]

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China seeks new contributions from its Panchen Lama to strengthen its rule in Tibet

February 15, 2018 11:34 pm0 comments
China seeks new contributions from its Panchen Lama to strengthen its rule in Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Feb15, 2018) – China’s top official on Tibetan affairs has on Feb 13 called on Gyaltsen Norbu, chosen by Beijing in 1995 as Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, the Panchen Lama, to make new national unity contributions, according to the official Xinhua news agency Feb 13. The report […]

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Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

November 17, 2017 11:03 pm0 comments
Canada urges China for access to long disappeared top Tibetan religious figure

(TibetanReview.net, Nov17, 2017) – Canada has called on China to allow UN rights officials to visit Tibet’s second most prominent religious figure, the 11th Panchen Lama Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, who disappeared into its custody in 1995, at age 6, and has never been seen or heard of ever since. It […]

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