Exile Tibetan schools postpone reopening due to Corvid-19 fears

March 5, 2020 5:09 am0 comments
Exile Tibetan schools postpone reopening due to Corvid-19 fears

(TibetanReview.net, Mar04’20) – The reopening after the annual winter break of schools run by Dharamshala-based Tibetan Children’s Village (TCV) on Mar 3 have been postponed for most of the boarding students due to concern about the spread of the Covid-19 epidemic. The announcement by the school authority came as India […]

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Exile Tibetan Medicine institute to run courses at university in Manipur state

February 14, 2020 2:14 pm0 comments
Exile Tibetan Medicine institute to run courses at university in Manipur state

(TibetanReview.net, Feb13’20) – The Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute (Men-Tsee-Khang) at Dharamsala, an autonomous undertaking under the Central Tibetan Administration, is to set up a campus at the Manipur International University (MIU) in the northeast Indian state of Manipur following a Memorandum of Understanding signed between the two sides on […]

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Nyingma Buddhists to be headed by Nyingma Monlam Committee head

February 7, 2020 2:09 pm0 comments
Nyingma Buddhists to be headed by Nyingma Monlam Committee head

(TibetanReview.net, Feb05’20) – With Kyabje Kathok Getse Rinpoche having passed way before completing his three-year term, Kyabje Dzogchen Rinpoche declining to accept the role in the beginning of last year and Kyabje Shechen Rabjam Rinpoche also not accepting the role just recently, the Nyingma tradition of Tibetan Buddhism will now […]

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Dolma Gyari announces candidature for 2021 Sikyong election

January 20, 2020 6:05 am0 comments
Dolma Gyari announces candidature for 2021 Sikyong election

(TibetanReview.net, Jan19’20) – Former Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) minister Ms Dolma Gyari has announced Jan 17 that she would stand for election as the Sikyong, the executive head of the CTA, for which voting will be held in 2021. Candidates for the election will be determine after a preliminary poll […]

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Some 600 Tibetan asylum seekers in France removed to shelters from forest camp in latest evacuation

December 6, 2019 5:51 am0 comments
Some 600 Tibetan asylum seekers in France removed to shelters from forest camp in latest evacuation

(TibetanReview.net, Dec04’19) – Police in France have on Dec 3 removed some 600 Tibetan asylum-seekers from a camp they had set up in August on the edge of a forest outside Paris and bused them to shelters with better facilities. “It’s unacceptable to let these people live in these conditions,” […]

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Tamil police hurled vulgar abuses to pull out Tibetan students from college hostel ahead of Chinese president’s visit

October 23, 2019 11:34 pm0 comments
Tamil police hurled vulgar abuses to pull out Tibetan students from college hostel ahead of Chinese president’s visit

(TibetanReview.net, Oct22’19) – While the police in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu were professional in their detention of Tibetan poet and independence activist Mr Tenzin Tsundue ahead of the arrival of Chinese President Xi Jinping for his informal Oct 11-12 summit with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi as he […]

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