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Tibet in Their Hearts

January 4, 2018 11:37 pm3 comments
Tibet in Their Hearts

Prof. Madhu Rajput* sees in the Tibetan people’s decades-long vibrant sustenance in India in the backdrop of the historic tragedy of losing their homeland a lesson in the art of staying happy and leading the way. “There is a saying in Tibetan, ‘Tragedy should be utilized as a source of […]

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Dalai Lama to be chief guest at premier Tibetan studies university’s golden jubilee

January 1, 2018 6:24 am0 comments
Dalai Lama to be chief guest at premier Tibetan studies university’s golden jubilee

(TibetanReview.net, Dec31, 2017) – The Dalai Lama will be the chief guest at celebrations marking the 50th anniversary on Jan 1 of the Central University of Tibetan Studies in Sarnath, Varanasi, in the Indian state of Uttar Pradesh. Top leaders of the Central Tibetan Administration are also attending the golden […]

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CTA’s Religion and Culture Kalon to head education department as well

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CTA’s Religion and Culture Kalon to head education department as well

(TibetanReview.net, Dec31, 2017) – Pending the possible nomination and confirmation of a new Education Kalon (minister) of the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA) at Dharamshala, India, during the upcoming, Mar 2018 session of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile, the Kalon for Religion and Culture has been given additional charge of it […]

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Railing 2017 as worst in 55 years, China calls for improved ties with India

December 31, 2017 1:54 am0 comments
Railing 2017 as worst in 55 years, China calls for improved ties with India

(TibetanReview.net, Dec30, 2017) – China’s state media globaltimes.cn said Dec 26 that the Doklam standoff of Jun-Aug 2017 had pushed it and India to the brink of war, becoming the biggest crisis between them in the past 55 years. And Chinese authorities on Dec 28 called for better military relations […]

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Dalai Lama honoured for promoting harmony and peace

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Dalai Lama honoured for promoting harmony and peace

(TibetanReview.net, Dec30, 2017) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, was on Dec 28 honoured for outstanding efforts in building bridges and promoting peace at an inaugural inter-religious conference held at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi. He was presented with the Syedna Qutbuddin Harmony Prize at the […]

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Dalai Lama to begin Bodh Gaya teachings Jan 5, Bihar Chief Minister to join book release

December 29, 2017 12:31 am0 comments
Dalai Lama to begin Bodh Gaya teachings Jan 5, Bihar Chief Minister to join book release

(TibetanReview.net, Dec28, 2017) – The Dalai Lama is to arrive at Buddhism’s holiest site of Bodh Gaya on Jan 2 and give a series of religious teachings beginning Jan 5. He will also be offered a long-life prayer ceremony. Besides, the Chief Minister of Bihar state will join a book […]

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China to alert India on dangers from artificial lakes

December 28, 2017 11:25 pm0 comments
China to alert India on dangers from artificial lakes

(TibetanReview.net, Dec28, 2017) – The 6.4-magnitude earthquake that rocked Tibet last month had resulted in the formation of three huge artificial lakes fed by the Yarlung Tsangpo river that is known as the Brahmputra upon entering India, reported India’s PTI new agency Dec 26, citing a Chinese Foreign Ministry official. […]

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Mao’s power politics to blame for the 1962 war with India

December 27, 2017 11:20 pm0 comments
Mao’s power politics to blame for the 1962 war with India

(TibetanReview.net, Dec27, 2017) – China and prominent scholars on the subject in the past have for long blamed India for provoking the month-long 1962 border war with its Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s “Forward Policy”. However, this interpretation has now been discredited by a Swedish strategic affairs expert who has argued […]

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India and China discussed ways to prevent another Doklam standoff

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India and China discussed ways to prevent another Doklam standoff

(TibetanReview.net, Dec26, 2017) – India and China have discussed, in their talks in New Delhi on Dec 22, ways to prevent a repeat of their 73-day, Jun-Aug 2017 military stand-off at Doklam near the tri-junction of the borders of India, Bhutan and Chinese ruled Tibet, reported the AP Dec 23. […]

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Exile Tibetans MPs conclude week-long lobbying at Indian parliament

December 26, 2017 5:26 am0 comments
Exile Tibetans MPs conclude week-long lobbying at Indian parliament

(TibetanReview.net, Dec24, 2017) – A three-member delegation of the Tibetan Parliament in Exile concluded on Dec 22 a week-long lobbying meetings with Indian MPs during the latter’s ongoing winter session of Parliament. The delegation, led by Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok, met with more than 40 Indian MPs, including party […]

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