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Education Kalon, Dr Pema Yangchen Inaugurates Sambhota Tibetan Schools’ Head Office

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 21:40
Dharamshala: Education Kalon of CTA, Dr. Pema Yangchen visited Sherab Gatsel Lobling to inaugurate the head office of Sambhota Tibetan Schools. Dr. Pema Yangchen addressed the students of Sherab Gatsel Lobling followed by an interactive session. Education Kalon Dr. Pema … Continued

Key Recommendations: Five Fifty Youth Forum

Wed, 05/01/2019 - 16:00
Recommendations from Five-Fifty Youth Forum: Shaping Tibet’s Future 17 to 20 August 2018 The Five-Fifty Youth Forum concluded with a total of 34 recommendations for the Central Tibetan Administration (CTA).   Theme 1: Tibet and PRC: Importance of Historical Ties and Establishing Constructive … Continued

The Price of Penning an Essay

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 21:19
By Tenzin Desal* On 16 April, 2019 a report emerged of an arrest of a Tibetan student from the Northwest Minzu University in Lanzhou city in what is now administered under the Gansu province. According to Radio Free Asia, a … Continued

Tibetan Man Tortured for Singing Tibetan National Anthem Dies

Tue, 04/30/2019 - 17:48
Dharamshala: A Tibetan man formerly detained and tortured for singing the Tibetan national anthem in April 2016, Pema Wangchen from Kardze, passed away last Friday at a hospital in the Chinese city of Chengdu, Sichuan province. According to reports, on … Continued

Online Registration Available for His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s upcoming teaching in May 2019 at Dharamshala

Mon, 04/29/2019 - 14:16
His Holiness the Dalai Lama will give a three day teaching on The Furthest Everlasting Continuum (Sanskrit: Uttaratantra) (Tibetan: gyu lama) at the request of Russians in the morning of 10-12 May, 2019 at Main temple. All devotees attending the … Continued

His Holiness the Dalai Lama addresses Tibetan Youths in and around Delhi

Fri, 04/26/2019 - 20:17
Delhi: His Holiness the Dalai Lama addressed the Tibetan youth in and around Delhi at Tibetan Youth Hostel, Delhi. Many students and Tibetans from every corner of Delhi gathered at Tibetan Youth Hostel to get blessings of His Holiness the … Continued

CTA President Meets Former Tibetan Political Prisoners and Familes

Fri, 04/26/2019 - 20:00
Dharamsala: CTA President Dr. Lobsang met with the first batch of former Tibetan political prisoners and their family members who are to leave for Australia soon through a special immigration service extended by the Australian government. A total of 250 … Continued

Thousands rejoice as His Holiness the Dalai Lama returns in Exuberant Health

Fri, 04/26/2019 - 16:43
Dharamshala: Cheers and relief filled the streets of Dharamshala as thousands decked with flowers and auspicious offerings celebrated the return of their beloved spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama to Dharamshala in excellent health.  The past week, His Holiness … Continued

US Congressman Jim McGovern Statement on the Panchen Lama’s 30th Birthday

Fri, 04/26/2019 - 14:00
 Congressman Jim McGovern’s Statement on the Panchen Lama’s 30th Birthday  WASHINGTON, D.C: Today, Congressman James P. McGovern (D-MA), Co-Chair of the Tom Lantos Human Rights Commission and Chairman of the Congressional-Executive Commission on China, issued the following statement in recognition of the 30th birthday of … Continued

Short Videos and Book Released on Celebration of the 30th Birthday of the 11th Panchen Lama and the Legacy of 10th Panchen Lama

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 22:52
 Dharamshala: On the 30th birthday of the 11th Panchen Lama, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, Central Tibetan Administration’s Department of Information and International Relations (DIIR) released the 2019 version of the book “The Panchen Lama Lineage: How Reincarnation is Being Reinvented … Continued

As Tibetans mark 30th birthday of Panchen Lama in Absentia, China is urged to release the 2nd highest Tibetan Spiritual Leader held captive for 24 years

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 22:33
Dharamshala: The rightful 11th Panchen Lama of Tibet, Kunzik Gedhun Choekyi Nyima must be released and enthroned at his seat at Tashi Lhunpo Monastery in Tibet, President Dr Lobsang Sangay said today. In a solemn ceremony at the headquarters of … Continued

Religion Kalon attends 30th Birth Anniversary of Panchen Lama as representative of Kashag

Thu, 04/25/2019 - 20:45
-Filed by the Department of Religion and Culture- Bylakuppe: Religion and Culture Kalon Ven Karma Gelek Yuthok of Central Tibetan Administration attended 30th Birth Anniversary of 11th Panchen Rinpoche Gedun Choekyi Nyima at Tashi Lhunpo monastery, the official seat of … Continued

Press Conference On Five Fifty Forum by CTA President Dr. Lobsang Sangay

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 20:40
Dharamshala: The Department of Information and International Relations of Central Tibetan Administration is convening the Second Five-Fifty Youth Forum: Shaping Tibet’s Future from 16-19 August this year. The forum invites a select group of 100 young Tibetans from across the globe … Continued

Where is 11th Panchen Lama?: BBC Broadcasts the Image of 11th Panchen Lama 24 Years After the Abduction by Chinese Government

Wed, 04/24/2019 - 15:39
The International Tibet Network’s Political Prisoners Campaign Working group commissioned a specialist forensic artist Tim Widden to create an image showing what the 11th Panchen Lama of Tibet may look like today as 25th April 2019 marks the 30th birth anniversary … Continued

Secretary Jigme Tsering elected as the new Representative of Office of Tibet South America

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 21:40
Dharamsala: Jigme Tsering, Secretary of Public Service Commission, CTA has been appointed as the new Representative for Office of Tibet, South America. As per the released report from Kashag Secretariat, Secretary Jigme Tsering will take charge from 15 May 2019. … Continued

Education Council and Advisory Committee convene its 7th Annual Meeting

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 20:22
Dharamsala: Education Council and Advisory Committee held its 7th annual meeting at Kashag Secretariat. The meeting was attended by the Chief guest, CTA President Dr. Lobsang Sangay, Kalon Dr. Pema Yangchen, Department of Education, Education Secretary Karma Singhe and Chairman, … Continued

Women’s Empowerment Desk Publishes a Report on the Status of Tibetan Women and Girls in India and Nepal

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 20:08
Dharamshala: Women’s Empowerment Desk (WED) published a report on an assessment study conducted on the status of women and girls in Tibetan communities in India and Nepal in 2017/2018. The study was led by external consultants with experience in gender … Continued

“Look at my face, I am totally fine now. You do not need to worry,” assures His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 16:42
Rohini East,Delhi: His Holiness the Dalai Lama moved to the Tibetan Youth Hostel located in Delhi yesterday. The Tibetan Spiritual leader, who has completed treatment, will recuperate in Delhi for a few days before leaving for his official residence in … Continued

Kalon Ven. Karma Gelek Yuthok left for Panchen Lama’s Birth Anniversary at Tashi Lhunpo Monastery

Tue, 04/23/2019 - 15:56
Dharamshala: Ven. Karma Gelek Yuthok, Kalon of the department of religion and Culture, Central Tibetan Administration will visit Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, Bylakuppe to attend the 30th Birth Anniversary of Panchen Rinpoche as a representative of Kashagྲ. Kalon Yuthok left for … Continued

Education Minister Visits Shillong

Mon, 04/22/2019 - 20:41
-Filed by TSO, Shillong Shillong: The Minister for Education of Central Tibetan Administration, Dr. Pema Yangchen was on an official visit to Shillong Tibetan settlement on 18th and 19th April 2019. Sherig Kalon was received by the settlement officer, Pema … Continued