Former diplomat’s television scolding of Dalai Lama for alleged silence on border dispute angers fellow-Ladakhis

June 2, 2020 12:42 am0 comments
Former diplomat’s television scolding of Dalai Lama for alleged silence on border dispute angers fellow-Ladakhis

(TibetanReview.net, Jun01’20) – Undiplomatic remarks by a former Indian diplomat, attacking the Dalai Lama in angry terms on television for not declaring that a piece of territory in Ladakh claimed by China does not belong to Tibet have angered the people in his home territory. India and China are presently […]

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Lama reportedly apologized to Dalai Lama after assailing the latter for giving empowerments online

June 1, 2020 11:48 pm0 comments
Lama reportedly apologized to Dalai Lama after assailing the latter for giving empowerments online

(TibetanReview.net, Jun01’20) – Tulku Orgyen Tobgyal is reported to have apologized to the Dalai Lama after he made a scathing criticism of the latter for giving religious empowerments over the internet, calling them degeneration of the Buddha Dharma and the destruction of the religion. It earned him severe rebuke from […]

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Lama raises uproar by criticizing Dalai Lama for online teaching

May 28, 2020 10:35 pm0 comments
Lama raises uproar by criticizing Dalai Lama for online teaching

(TibetanReview.net, May28’20) – The Dalai Lama’s embrace of modern technology to deliver religious teachings, especially to confer empowerments during the Covid-19 times of today, has been severely criticized by a former member of the Tibetan parliament in exile who is also a religious figure. He has been strongly criticized by […]

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Dalai Lama to teach online May 16-17, delivers Buddha Purnima message

May 8, 2020 10:13 am0 comments
Dalai Lama to teach online May 16-17, delivers Buddha Purnima message

(TibetanReview.net, May07’20) – The Dalai Lama is to give online teachings on Chapters 1 and 4 of Master Nagarjuna’s “Precious Garland (rinchen trengwa)” from 8:00am to 9.30am (Indian Standard Time) on May 16 and 17 and to give “advice appropriate to these challenging times” on numerous requests received from around […]

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EU reaffirms opposition to China’s interference in Dalai Lama reincarnation issue

April 12, 2020 2:44 am0 comments
EU reaffirms opposition to China’s interference in Dalai Lama reincarnation issue

(TibetanReview.net, Apr11’20) – The European Union has reaffirmed its position that China should respect the Dalai Lama’s succession in accordance with Tibetan Buddhist standards. The assurance was given Apr 3 by Mr Joesp Borrell, the EU Foreign Affairs Chief and Vice President of the European Commission, reported the Central Tibetan […]

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Dalai Lama urges care for the vulnerable Covid-19 lockdown victims

April 1, 2020 9:18 am0 comments
Dalai Lama urges care for the vulnerable Covid-19 lockdown victims

(TibetanReview.net, Mar30’20) – Noting that the world was passing through an exceptionally difficult time due to the outbreak of the coronavirus pandemic, Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has said Mar 30 that “we should employ science and human ingenuity with determination and courage to overcome the problems.” He […]

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Dalai Lama to set up Nalanda academy near Bodh Gaya

January 19, 2020 6:31 am0 comments
Dalai Lama to set up Nalanda academy near Bodh Gaya

(TibetanReview.net, Jan18’20) – In keeping with his commitment to revive the ancient Indian knowledge among young Indians and the world at large, the Dalai has said Jan 16 that he had decided to establish an institute of Nalanda ancient studies near the Buddhist holy city of Bodh Gaya, Bihar. The […]

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Dalai Lama reiterates Tibetan antipathy towards a Chinese gov’t successor

January 15, 2020 8:46 am0 comments
Dalai Lama reiterates Tibetan antipathy towards a Chinese gov’t successor

(TibetanReview.net, Jan14’20) – The Dalai Lama has on Jan 11 reiterated his position that any reincarnation of him chosen by the Chinese government will not be accepted by the Tibetan people. Despite professing atheism, China has made it clear that it will determine and choose his reincarnate successor from within […]

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Dalai Lama congratulates Taiwan president’s re-election as China condemns other countries for doing so

January 14, 2020 6:45 am0 comments
Dalai Lama congratulates Taiwan president’s re-election as China condemns other countries for doing so

(TibetanReview.net, Jan13’20) – The Dalai Lama has on Jan 12 congratulated the Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen on her re-election, expressing confidence that she will be able to make further strides in bringing peace and prosperity to the people of Taiwan. On the same day, China slammed officials from the US […]

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Dalai Lama meets with Bihar Chief Minister, addresses devotees from SE Asia

January 10, 2020 2:55 am0 comments
Dalai Lama meets with Bihar Chief Minister, addresses devotees from SE Asia

(TibetanReview.net, Jan09’20) – Chief Minister Nitish Kumar of Bihar has on Jan 8 called on His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the latter’s Gaden Phelgyeling residence in the India’s Buddhist holy city of Bodh Gaya. The day before, the exile spiritual leader of Tibet gave audience to a group of […]

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