Dalai Lama inaugurates educational charity building in Pune

January 2, 2015 12:48 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama inaugurates educational charity building in Pune

(TibetanReview.net, Jan02, 2015) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Dec 31 inaugurated the new building of a charitable organization working in the field of human resource development in the city of Pune, Maharashtra state of India. He was invited by Avinash Dharmadhikari, the Founder Director of the […]

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Exile administration assures full support for Tibetan entrepreneurs

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Exile administration assures full support for Tibetan entrepreneurs

(TibetanReview.net, Jan02, 2015) – The head of the exile Tibetan Administration at Dharamshala, India, Sikyong Lobsang Sangay on Dec 30 assured full assistance and support to Tibetan entrepreneurs for the overall economic development of the Tibetan community, reported Tibet.net Dec 31. He gave the assurance at a two-day Global Tibetan […]

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Nepal prevents 45 Solukhumbu Tibetan monks from visiting Kathmandu

January 1, 2015 2:40 pm0 comments
Nepal prevents 45 Solukhumbu Tibetan monks from visiting Kathmandu

(TibetanReview.net, Jan 01, 2015) – Nepal appears to have greatly tightened restrictions on Tibetan living in the country, requiring them to obtain permits for undertaking even domestic travels. On Dec 30, the District Police Office of Solukhumbu stopped a group of 45 monks of the Thupten Choling Monastery in the […]

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Dalai Lama concludes weeklong south India teaching

December 31, 2014 3:59 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama concludes weeklong south India teaching

(TibetanReview.net, Dec31, 2014) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Dec 29 concluded a week-long series of religious teachings at Ganden Jangtse Monastery in Mundgod Tibetan Settlement, Karnataka state. Alongside the teachings there were two life-long offerings, a function to mark the 55th anniversary of his first teaching […]

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Exile administration launches career resource portal for Tibetans

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Exile administration launches career resource portal for Tibetans

(TibetanReview.net, Dec31, 2014) – The Education Department of the exile Tibetan administration at Dharamshala on Dec 30 launched a web-portal designed to provide information on career options and updates on its scholarships for Tibetans. The Education minister Kalon Ngodup Tsering described the website, Lamton.org, as a ‘New Year’s gift’ for […]

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Dalai Lama to visit Surat for peace award

December 30, 2014 1:39 pm1 comment
Dalai Lama to visit Surat for peace award

(TibetanReview.net, Dec30, 2014) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, is to visit Surat in the Indian state of Gujarat on Jan 2, 2015 to receive an award in recognition of his contribution to world peace, reported timesofindia.indiatimes.com Dec 29. The Santokbaa Manavratna Award will be presented to him […]

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Workshop helps Tibetans improve English reading skill

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Workshop helps Tibetans improve English reading skill

Reported by Rigzin Wangchuk* (TibetanReview.net, Dec30, 2014) – In order to inculcate interest and fluency in English reading, Tibet Charity organized at its centre in Dharamshala, India, a workshop on Extensive Reading from Dec 22 to 26. Its main objective was to enable the participants to gain interest in reading […]

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Facebook censored Tibet self-immolation video to eye China market?

December 29, 2014 3:19 pm0 comments
Facebook censored Tibet self-immolation video to eye China market?

(TibetanReview.net, Dec 29, 2014) – Has Facebook begun censoring Tibet contents in view of its interest to enter the China market where it is currently blocked? Beijing-based Tibetan writer and blog activist Ms Woeser has said her video posting on a Dec 23 self-immolation in the Tibetan county of Tawu […]

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China seeks feasibility study from Nepal for railway link from Tibet

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China seeks feasibility study from Nepal for railway link from Tibet

(TibetanReview.net, Dec 29, 2014) – China is to extend its railway network in Tibet to the recently opened border trade port of Kerung (Tibetan: Kyirong) near Nepal’s border and is also willing to continue it to Kathmandu and beyond, reported Nepal’s ekantipur.com Dec 28. During bilateral talks in Kathmandu on […]

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China raises Nepal aid five-fold, calls crackdown on Tibetans a precious support

December 28, 2014 4:36 pm0 comments
China raises Nepal aid five-fold, calls crackdown on Tibetans a precious support

(TibetanReview.net, Dec 28, 2014) – China has raised more than five-fold its official aid to Nepal, with the two countries agreeing to enhance cooperation in nine vital areas, including energy, security, infrastructure development and connectivity, and with the former reiterating its call for cracking down on Tibetans entering Nepal or […]

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