Post Tagged with: "Pilgrimage"

China orders back Tibetans on pilgrimage in India, Nepal within 3 days

January 4, 2019 1:27 am0 comments
China orders back Tibetans on pilgrimage in India, Nepal within 3 days

(TibetanReview.net, Jan03’19) – Following reports that less than 100 Tibetans from Tibet had managed to visit Bodh Gaya in India’s Bihar state for pilgrimage and to attend the Dalai Lama’s teachings in Dec 2018, Chinese authorities in Qinghai Province have ordered that all of them return forthwith within three days. […]

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Dalai Lama reiterates Wutaishan pilgrimage and other China-wishes

September 15, 2018 6:42 am0 comments
Dalai Lama reiterates Wutaishan pilgrimage and other China-wishes

(TibetanReview.net, Sep14, 2018) – The Dalai Lama has reiterated his wish, first expressed to the Chinese leadership way back in 1954 when he was in Beijing, to undertake a pilgrimage to Mt Wutai, or Wutaishan, the fabled abode of the Buddhist deity of wisdom, Manjushri. However, given the situation today, […]

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Tibetan woman on pilgrimage to Lhasa held, disappeared by Chinese police

April 16, 2018 2:01 am0 comments
Tibetan woman on pilgrimage to Lhasa held, disappeared by Chinese police

(TibetanReview.net, Apr15, 2018) – A 60-year-old Tibetan woman has remained disappeared in Qinghai Province of Chinese ruled Tibet ever since police took her away for questioning while on a pilgrimage in the first week of this month, reported the Tibetan Service of rfa.org Apr 14. The unschooled woman with no […]

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Sino-India relations up with resumption of Mt Kailash pilgrimage through Nathu-la

April 5, 2018 11:33 pm0 comments
Sino-India relations up with resumption of Mt Kailash pilgrimage through Nathu-la

(TibetanReview.net, Apr05, 2018) – In a sign of semblance of return to normalcy in Sino-India relations, China is to let in a total of 1,580 pilgrims to the Kailash-Manasarovar pilgrimage sites in remote western Tibet this year, with 500 of them taking the Nathu La pass route, reported outlookindia.com Apr […]

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China agrees to reopen Nathu La route for annual Indian pilgrimage to Tibet

February 12, 2018 4:22 am0 comments
China agrees to reopen Nathu La route for annual Indian pilgrimage to Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Feb11, 2018) – In a possible indication of improved relations with India, China has confirmed the resumption of Kailash Mansarovar Yatra through the Nathu La route. This was stated by India’s Minister of State for External Affairs VK Singh while addressing the Lok Sabha, the Lower House of Indian […]

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Dalai Lama reiterates Wu Tai Shan pilgrimage hope, addressing devotees from mainland China

January 25, 2018 11:48 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama reiterates Wu Tai Shan pilgrimage hope, addressing devotees from mainland China

(TibetanReview.net, Jan25, 2018) – The Dalai Lama has, on Jan 23, reiterated his wish to one day visit Wu Tai, the five peaks mountain in Shanxi Province of China, which is sacred to Buddhists as the abode of Manjushri, the Bodhisattva of wisdom, located about 350 km from Beijing. “I […]

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Nathu La route for Tibet pilgrimage for Indians to open in June

May 18, 2015 11:51 pm0 comments
Nathu La route for Tibet pilgrimage for Indians to open in June

(TibetanReview.net, May18, 2015) – Indian pilgrims to the Kailash-Manasarovar sites in the remote western Tibetan prefecture of Ngari (Chinese: Ali) will be able to travel through the more convenient Nathu La pass in Sikkim from Jun 2015. This is in addition to the existing route through the Lipulekh Pass in […]

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