Tibetans have reason to cheer
25 Feb 2009, 2203 hrs IST, TNN
BYLAKUPPE (MYSORE): Despite Tibetans in exile deciding to celebrate 2009 as a"black year" as a mark of protest against the alleged massacre of innocent Tibetans by the oppressive Chinese government in Tibet, religious fervour and traditions marked welcoming of Losar - their new year, in addition to organizing Tenshua- a mass prayer wishing their spiritual head Dalai Lama a long life.
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By Ed Johnson
Feb. 26 (Bloomberg) -- China should open Tibet to independent monitors and journalists in an effort to defuse tensions before the 50th anniversary of an anti-Chinese uprising in Lhasa next month, Human Rights Watch said.
The government in Beijing has significantly increased the number of security forces across Tibet in recent weeks, tightened already limited access for international media and sealed off Buddhist monasteries, the New York-based group said in… Continue
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HEATING UP IN TIBET
By Maura Moynihan
Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is back from Beijing, and the state-run China Daily has hailed her visit as "a relief." The Chinese Communist Party successfully steered the conversation towards the economy and climate change, eclipsing human rights and Tibet, set to explode on March 10th, 2009, the 50th anniversary of the 1959 Tibetan Uprising and the flight of the Dalai Lama.
China insists that Tibet is "internal affair… Continue
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I wish you all a very happy new year!
I wish this new year should bestow you people with peace,prosperity and victory in your struggle for justice.
As per his holiness the Dalai Lama's wish may tibet become a zone of peace.
May tibetans get back your Tibet !!
with lots of love
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I shall be celebrating the Tibetan New year by reciting the holy Sutra of Golden Light and dedicating the merits to the ordinary and ultimate peace and happiness of all beings:
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Message of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the Tibetan People on the Occasion of the Earth-Ox Tibetan New Year
On the occasion of the Earth-Ox New Year of the 17th Rabjung cycle in the Tibetan Royal Year 2136, I would like to greet all Tibetans, both inside and outside of Tibet. I pray that there be peace and prosperity, and that our just cause may see gradual resolution.
Although there is no old or new phase in the continuous cycle of planetary… Continue
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Dalai Lama admires move to forgo New Year celebrations
Phayul[Tuesday, February 24, 2009 17:52]
By Phurbu Thinley
Dharamsala, Feb. 24: Exiled Tibetan leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama Tuesday said he admired the resolute decision made by Tibetans both in and outside Tibet to forgo “celebratory activities” during the Tibetan New Year or, Losar, which begins tomorrow.
A Tibetan monk prepares offerings in front of a… Continue
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AFP[Monday, February 23, 2009 18:08]
WASHINGTON — Amnesty International and a pro-Tibet group voiced shock Friday after US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton vowed not to let human rights concerns hinder cooperation with China.
Paying her first visit to Asia as the top US diplomat, Clinton said the United States would continue to press China on long-standing US concerns over human rights such as its rule over Tibet.
"But our pressing on those issues can't… Continue
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Grateful Tibetans thank state
22 Feb 2009, 0601 hrs IST, TNN
Bangalore: Once I had all, had everything the real princess, the ruling queen. One day I woke up it was gone. Now I have nothing left And my heart that's full of doubt Is all I've left to show.
These lyrics from `Living in Exile' by US rock band Sleater-Kinney aptly reflect the sentiments of Tibetan people in India. Even as they gear up to mark 50 years in exile, their hearts yearn to return to… Continue
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama Arrives in Kollegal Dhondhenling Settlement
Tuesday, 17 February 2009, 4:10 p.m.
Dharamshala: After inaugurating the Tibetan college in Bangalore yesterday, His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived this morning at Dhondhenling Tibetan settlement, located in Kollegal in South Indian state Karnataka. His Holiness is scheduled to stay in the settlement from 17-18 February.
Dignitaries from the Indian administration, including member of local… Continue
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama Dedicates Name for Tibetan College in Bangalore
Monday, 16 February 2009, 6:41 p.m.
A class in session at the Tibetan college in Bangalore/File photo
Dharamshala: The centre for higher studies for the Tibetan college students established by the Tibetan Children's Village near the south Indian city of Bangalore, was today inaugurated by His Holiness the Dalai Lama as “The Dalai Lama Institute… Continue
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In Pictures: His Holiness Consecrates Tibetan College in Bangalore
Tuesday, 17 February 2009, 10:24 a.m.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama unveils new name of the Tibetan Children's Village Tibetan college, located on Mysore road, 27 kms from Bangalore, India, on 16 February 2009. The college has been named
as "The Dalai Lama Institute of Higher Education". With a prime mission to inspire Tibetan students to
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Dalai Lama Address Members of Indian Tibet Support Group, South India
Tibet Support Group members from Bangalore, Chennai, Puducherry and Hubli and other places participated the special meeting addressed by His Holiness, at Mysore City on 19 February 2009.
“The meeting is organised by Mysore Chapter of the Indo-Tibetan Friendship Society to listen to His Holiness.” says Captain Raj Gopal, President of Mysore… Continue
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Dalai Lama Gives Special Advice to Bhutanese Students in Bangalore བོད་སྐད།
Bangalore, India that the Dalai Lama gave a special advice to Bhutanese students. “As traditional study of Tibetan Buddhism is the common heritage of Himalayan people including Bhutanese, therefore, the modern education must be combined by traditional study of Buddhist culture and values,” the Dalai Lama said to a group of Bhutanese students after the consecration… Continue
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Dalai Lama in city on Feb 19
16 Feb 2009, 2112 hrs IST, TNN
MYSORE: The new building of JSS Centre for Management Studies (JSSCMS) will be inaugurated by Nobel laureate, 14th Tenzin Gyatso of Tibet, Dalai Lama on February 19.
JSSCMS located on the JSS Technical Institution campus offers a two-year full-time MBA and two-year post-graduate diploma in management, recognized by AICTE and affiliated to VTU. The center will start a one-year post-graduate diploma in… Continue
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Dalai Lama arrived at Dhondhenling Tibetan settlement, located in South India
Feb 18th, 2009 at 11:03 am | By B K Upmanyu | Category: Top Story, news, tibetans
Dharamshala: After inaugurating the Tibetan college in Bangalore yesterday, His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived feb18athis morning at Dhondhenling Tibetan settlement, located in Kollegal in South Indian state Karnataka. His Holiness is scheduled to stay in the settlement today.…
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Dalai Lama inaugurates Tibetan center for higher studies in Bangalore
Feb 17th, 2009 at 12:12 pm | By B K Upmanyu | Category: Top Story, education, tibetans
Dharamshala: The centre for higher studies for the Tibetan college students established by the Tibetan Childeran Village near the south Indian cifeb17cty of Bangalore, was today inaugurated by His Holiness the Dalai Lama as “The Dalai Lama Institute for Higher Education”.…
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Dalai Lama Addresses Delhi University
Phayul[Sunday, February 15, 2009 10:42]
students listen to the Tibetan leader as he participates in a panel discussion at Delhi University, Feb. 13, 2009 Phayul photo/Namgyal Kunga
New Delhi, Feb. 15 – His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Friday became a part of the Delhi University which awarded the Tibetan leader the title of ‘adjunct honorary… Continue
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama Concerned Over Possible Crackdown in Tibet
Wednesday, 12 February 2009, 1:49 p.m.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Baden Baden, Germany
Dharamshala: Appealing to Tibetans inside Tibet to exercise utmost restraint, His Holiness the Dalai Lama on Tuesday expressed concern over a possible Chinese military crackdown given the very tense situation prevailing inside Tibet.
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