Tibet

Dalai Lama in "best of the health", confirms Central Tibetan Administration

The Dalai Lama is in the "best of the health", confirmed spokesperson of the Central Tibetan Administration, Sonam Dagpo giving rest to rumours surrounding the former's health.

published on : 13th June 2018

Tibetans greet new year with religious ritual

Scores of monks and men heave the enormous thangka -- an image of Buddha painted on silk, rolled up in a tight cylinder while in transit -- for a religious ritual wrapping up Losar, Tibetan new year.

published on : 4th March 2018

Exiled Tibetans hold protest demanding release of activist detained by China

Exiled Tibetans hold protest demanding release of activist detained by China.

published on : 5th January 2018

Tibet wants to stay with China says Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama told in an interactive session of the Indian Chamber of Commerce that Tibet does not seek independence from China but wants greater development.

published on : 24th November 2017

Tibetan Youth Congress workers detained for protesting outside Chinese embassy 

Shouting slogans, the protestors called on Chinese President Xi Jinping to take cognizance of the issue and let Tibet free. 

published on : 18th October 2017

Two-day Hemis festival concludes in Leh

The two-day Buddhist festival is held on the 10th day of the Tibetan lunar month to celebrate the birth anniversary of Guru Padmasambhava, the founder of Tibetan Buddhism.

published on : 5th July 2017

Chinese officials describe me as terrorist: Dalai Lama

With China protesting the Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, the Tibetan spiritual leader on Wednesday said that some Chinese officials describe him as a terrorist.

published on : 6th April 2017

Dalai Lama reunites with ex-soldier who escorted him to India 58 years ago

Retired havildar Naren Chandra Das was around 20-year-old when he met the Dalai Lama, who was 23 years old at that time, on the Mc Mohan line that marks India's northern border.

published on : 3rd April 2017