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CTA Preserves Tibetan Language while China’s Policy Annihilates Tibetan Language: CTA President in Parliament

Mon, 09/25/2017 - 12:30
Dharamsala: The President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay emphasised and praised the growing interest among the younger generation of Tibetans in embracing and improving the Tibetan language . Speaking at the ongoing session of the 16th Tibetan parliament-in-Exile, … Continued

Grassland: A Home for Tibetan Herders

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 21:30
By Dukthen Kyi* The Tibetan plateau extends over 2.5 million square kilometers of which 70 per cent is covered by grasslands. The grasslands mean differently to different peoples. As Drakyom Palzang, a local Tibetan in Amdo Ngaba’s Dzoge county tackling … Continued

Transforming the Mind is the Remedy to Negative Emotions: His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Riga

Sun, 09/24/2017 - 20:27
Riga Latvia: His Holiness the Dalai Lama began his two-day teachings on ‘Stages of Meditation’ and ‘Concise Stages of Path’ at the Skonto hall in Riga, Latvia. His Holiness also met with various members of the media where he touched … Continued

Wrong to call Muslim Terrorists or Buddhist Terrorists: His Holiness the Dalai Lama Decries Terrorism

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 18:30
Florence, Italy: His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Tuesday, condemned terrorist acts being carried out in the name of religion. “People who stage acts of terrorism cannot claim to be religious; If we accept value of religion, we should be … Continued

His Holiness Expresses Sadness Over Destruction Caused by Mexico Earthquake

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 16:19
Riga, Latvia -His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed his profound condolences and sadness over the loss of lives and devastation caused by the massive earthquake in Mexico in a letter addressed to Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on 22 September … Continued

You are the Future of the World: His Holiness to Students at Knight’s Square in Pisa

Sat, 09/23/2017 - 12:30
Pisa, Italy: “You are the future of the world,” said His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, who delivered the keynote address to a 3700-strong audience, among which 1300 were students, on the morning of 20 September at Knight’s theatre in … Continued

University of Pisa Confers Honorary Masters Degree to His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 19:19
  Pisa, ITALY: The University of Pisa, Italy’s largest public research university presented His Holiness the Dalai Lama an honorary Masters degree on Thursday this week. In a ceremony held at the Pisa Congress hall, Rector Professor Paolo Mancarella conferred … Continued

CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay Meets Visiting Delegation of Core Group for Tibetan Cause

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 17:12
DHARAMSHALA: President Dr Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration yesterday met a visiting delegation from the Core Group for Tibetan Cause, the apex body of Tibet Support Groups active in India. The delegation is led by Shri R. K. Khrimey, … Continued

We Must Foster the Sense of Oneness of Seven Billion Human Beings: His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Florence

Fri, 09/22/2017 - 00:30
FLORENCE, Italy: His Holiness the Dalai Lama made a clarion call to utilise the innate human potential to achieve peace and promote happiness and unity at an interfaith meeting in Florence, Italy held as a part of the Mandela Forum. … Continued

CTA President Reaffirms Kashag’s Commitment to the Middle Way Approach

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 14:13
Dharamshala: The President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay reaffirmed Kashag’s unwavering commitment to the Middle Way Approach to resolve the Tibet issue. Speaking at the ongoing fourth session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Dr Sangay pointed out that … Continued

Two towns in Italy make His Holiness the Dalai Lama their Honorary Citizen

Thu, 09/21/2017 - 00:30
Sicily: His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the champion of world peace has received many awards and accolades in recognition of his contribution in promoting world peace and his message of “oneness of humanity”. On Tuesday this week, His Holiness was … Continued

CTA President Expresses Concern Over Massive Earthquake in Mexico

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 15:57
Dharamsala: The President of Central Tibetan Administration, Dr Lobsang Sangay expressed his sincere concern and condolence to the people of Mexico over the great loss of lives due to the deadly earthquake that rocked Mexico yesterday. The loss of lives … Continued

His Holiness the Dalai Lama bestowed with Messina’s ‘Builder of Peace, Justice and Nonviolence Prize’

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 00:30
Messina, Sicily, ITALY: “This is an extraordinary moment for our city. We’re happy to have you here and to feel your presence among us. My mission has been to bring you to Sicily to talk to us,” Mayor of Messina, … Continued

Fourth Session of 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile Begins

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:17
DHARAMSHALA: The 4th session of the 16th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile began today, expressing grave concern at the deteriorating situation of human rights and religious freedom inside Tibet. In his opening remarks, Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel noted the massive development projects taking … Continued

China rebuffs CTA President Dr Lobsang Sangay’s criticism of its flawed Environmental Policy

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 12:30
DHARAMSHALA: Zeng Rong, the spokesperson for the Chinese embassy in the United Kingdom on September 3 published a rebuttal (click here), to the hard-hitting op-ed titled ‘Tibet’s fragile ecosystem is in danger, China must change its flawed environmental policy,’ authored … Continued

We Must Think of the Migrants as Brothers and Sisters: His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Italy

Mon, 09/18/2017 - 20:54
PALERMO, Italy: Upon arrival at Palermo from Messina, His Holiness the Dalai Lama spoke to reporters who inquired about the refugee crisis that the city is currently grappling with. The city of Palermo is the first port of call for … Continued

No War in Western Europe Since the forming of European Union: His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Italy

Sun, 09/17/2017 - 20:02
Taormina, Italy: His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived in Catania, Sicily on 15 September where he was received by Mayor of Catania, Enzo Bianco, the Mayor of Messina, Renato Accorinti and the Chief Cabinet Secretary of Messina, Mrs Loredana Carrara. … Continued


Sun, 09/17/2017 - 19:30
  Mexico: The President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay has been featured on the cover of Newsweek En Espanol (Spanish). The September 15 issue of the Newsweek featuring the cover story titled ‘Tibet Is Vital For the Rest of the … Continued

Germany’s Refugee Policy Compassionate: His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Sat, 09/16/2017 - 15:19
  DHARAMSHALA: In an interview with ARD TV, one of Germany’s largest TV network before leaving for his ongoing visit to Germany from Dharamshala, His Holiness lauded Germany’s refugee policy, calling it ‘compassionate’ in the wake of the Syrian refugee … Continued

CTA Holds Prayer Service to Mourn the Demise of 33rd Menri Trizin Rinpoche

Fri, 09/15/2017 - 18:55
DHARAMSHALA: The Central Tibetan Administration organised a prayer service today to mourn the demise of 33rd Kyabje Gyalwa Menri Trizin, the spiritual head of Bon tradition. Rinpoche passed away on Thursday, 14 September 2017 at Pal Shenten Menriling monastery in … Continued