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His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulates Sikkim Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 14:41
Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama offered congratulations to Honourable Prem Singh Tamang, Chief Minister of Sikkim on his party’s success in the recent State Assembly elections. Hon Prem Singh Tamang was sworn in as the Chief Minister of Sikkim … Continued

Speaker to attend 2nd Indo-Tibetan Friendship Society’s Meeting 

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 21:02
Dharamshala: Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, Pema Jungney will attend the 2nd Indo-Tibetan Friendship Society’s Meeting as a Chief Guest on 29 May 2019 in Poanta Cholsum Settlement. Speaker was invited jointly by the Settlement Officers of four Tibetan Settlements of … Continued

Effective schools are ones which enable vigorous learning community: Education Kalon Dr Yangchen tells School heads, teachers

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 20:11
Dharamshala: “The domain of education is ever-evolving. Schools are redefined as learning communities; teachers and school leaders are the new educational leaders who collectively enable such environment,” remarked Kalon Dr Pema Yangchen, Kalon of Department of Education. Kalon said this … Continued

His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulates the Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh and Odisha

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 14:14
Dharamshala – His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulated the Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh, Shri Pema Khandu and the Chief Minister of Odisha, Shri Naveen Patnaik on their respective parties’ victories in recent State Assembly elections. In his letter to … Continued

CTA President Congratulates Arunachal Pradesh CM Pema Khandu

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 00:26
Dharamshala: President Dr Lobsang Sangay congratulated Honourable Chief Minister of Arunachal Pradesh Pema Khandu on Monday and conveyed his heartiest congratulations on his party’s decisive victory in the state assembly elections. Addressing him as dear friend, President said it was … Continued

Santa Fe Officially Declares “Friendship Day” Between Santa Fe Indian School, Sikyong and Tibetans

Sun, 05/26/2019 - 20:36
Santa Fe: Mayor of the city of Santa Fe, Alan Webber, has officially proclaimed 24 May 2019 as the “Friendship Between Santa Fe Indian School, Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay, and Tibetan People Day.’’ The announcement comes on the day CTA … Continued

Confidence with Humility, Serve with Determination and Resilience: CTA President’s Stirring Commencement Speech at Santa Fe Indian School

Sat, 05/25/2019 - 19:29
Santa Fe: The 2019 class of Santa Fe Indian School erupted into cheers and standing ovation Friday morning as they welcomed the stirring yet humble words of President of Central Tibetan Administration, Dr Lobsang Sangay who delivered the commencement speech … Continued

CTA Accomplishments to Future President: CTA President in Santa Fe, New Mexico

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 23:16
Santa Fe, New Mexico: In an interaction with the Tibetan community in Santa Fe, CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay shared his concern and wish for the future Sikyong to be an able diplomat who can politically represent Tibet on the … Continued

China Orders Primary and Middle Schools in Amdo Golog to Stop Teaching in Tibetan

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 22:38
Dharamshala: Chinese authorities in Golog (Chinese: Guoluo), in the traditional Amdo province, have ordered all primary and middle schools in the Golog Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture to stop teaching in Tibetan language. Only the Tibetan language class can be taught in … Continued

CTA President Congratulates PM Modi and India on ‘Conducting World’s Biggest Democratic Event’

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 20:14
Dharamshala: The democratically elected leader of the Tibetan people, President Dr Lobsang Sangay today extended heartiest congratulations to Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi and the National Democratic Alliance on its successful win in the Lok Sabha elections. In a letter … Continued

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Congratulates Prime Minister Modi

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 15:45
Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the National Democratic Alliance on their sweeping victory in the Lok Sabha general elections this Thursday. His Holiness remarked with “admiration and pride” that India as the world’s … Continued

Election Commissioner to Visit South India to Impart Awareness on Revised Electoral Rules & Regulations

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:40
Dharamshala: The Election Commissioner, Mr Sonam Choephel Shosur is scheduled to leave this Saturday for Tibetan settlements in South India to improve public awareness on the revised Tibetan electoral rules and regulations. Mr Shosur will visit Kollegal Dhondenling Tibetan settlement … Continued

Speaker Pema Jungney Congratulates Prime Minister Narendra Modi

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:30
Dharamshala: Speaker of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, Pema Jungney congratulated Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the landslide victory in the 17th Lok Sabha general elections. In the congratulatory letter, Speaker wrote: “Your victory indicates faith of the people of India under your leadership. We believe … Continued

Human Rights Watch Calls on China to Immediately Release Over 80 Tibetans Unjustly Imprisoned for Long-Term

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:27
Dharamshala: A leading international rights organization, Human Rights Watch, has urged the Chinese government to “immediately release Tibetan monks and other peaceful critics arbitrarily imprisoned since the March 2008 protests across the Tibetan plateau”. In a report released on their … Continued

CTA President discusses VISA issues with Indian Consulate General Office in Vancouver   

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 14:14
  Vancouver, Canada:  The President of the CTA Dr Lobsang Sangay who is on an official visit to the US and Canada arrived in Vancouver on 21 May. Earlier that day Dr Sangay met with dignitaries at the US capital … Continued

Pre-departure orientation for the TSP Batch 2019 underway

Fri, 05/24/2019 - 13:30
Dharamshala: The Department of Education is organising a two-day pre-departure orientation for the Tibetan Scholarship program (TSP) batch 2019. The orientation began today at the Conference hall of the Department of Education, CTA chaired by Education Kalon Dr. Pema Yangchen, … Continued

Department of Education convenes First High Level Management Committee Meeting of School Systems

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 18:35
Dharamshala: The first high-level management committee meeting of school systems was held today at the conference hall of the Department of Education. The meeting was organised by the Department of Education as part of the previously held ’School Systems Heads … Continued

The 17-point Agreement – What China promised, what it really delivered and the future?

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 12:50
by Tsewang Gyalpo Arya* 23 May 2019 marks the 68th anniversary of the controversial 17-point agreement between Tibet and China. It is expected that China will once again come out with a gaudy statement to brag the unification of Tibet … Continued

The 17-point Agreement – What China promised, what it really delivered and the future?

Thu, 05/23/2019 - 11:30
23 May 2019 marks the 68th anniversary of the controversial 17-point agreement between Tibet and China. It is expected that China will once again come out with a gaudy statement to brag the unification of Tibet with the motherland. Let … Continued

Security Mock Drill Carried out as Regular Exercise, Absolutely No Cause of Worry over His Holiness’ Health

Wed, 05/22/2019 - 21:46
Apropos news reports published in local mainstream media on the recent mock drill conducted by the Department of Security, CTA at locations in the vicinity of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s temple on 21 May, we are issuing a clarification with … Continued

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