PM Modi Inaugurated Buddha Jayanti Celebrations

On the occasion of Buddha Jayanti or Purnima marking the birth of Gautam Buddha, the Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi inaugurated the event celebrating the occasion on Monday. The PM while inaugurating the celebratory event attended by Buddhists from different countries, offered donations to them as ‘Sangha Dana’.

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Dalai Lama to Attend World Hindu Congress in Chicago

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama is reported to have consented to attend a mega event in Chicago this September according to the report in the Print on Monday. The Tibetan spiritual leader is among the list of special high profile guests of the World Hindu Congress which is expected to be attended by actors, politicians, corporate leaders and religious leaders alike.

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Minor Girl Cries for Help as Molesters Strip Her in Broad Daylight

A video of a group of molesters trying to strip a teenage girl in Bihar city has gone viral on the social media late Saturday night. In the video, around eight to ten group of molesters mostly looking as teenagers are seen groping the teenage girl trying to strip her in the daylight, making video recording of the incident.

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Monday Motivation: Dalai Lama Guide on Negative Emotions

In the short video of an interaction with the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama, a follower is seen asking for a guide on dealing with the negative emotions. The lady seeking an audience with the Tibetan spiritual leader, she asks what is the simplest method to get rid of negative thoughts?

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US Urge China to Respect Tibetans’ Right to Choose the Next Dalai Lama

US urged China to respected Tibetans’ right to choose the next Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibetan people on April 25 through a resolution that was passed unanimously by the national legislative assembly. The United State senate unanimously passed a resolution calling for right of the Tibetan community to choose the successor to the current, the fourteenth, Dalai Lama.

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Dalai Lama to Visit Latvia to Grace Russia, Baltic States

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama is scheduled to visit Riga, Latvia in later this year in June to grace the people of the Baltic states and Russia through his teachings. A cycle of teachings from the renowned spiritual leader is confirmed in Riga in June 16th-18th 2018 according to the organizers of the event.

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Tibetans in Karnataka Won’t Vote to Retain Refugee Status

While the state of Karnataka is gripped by the election fever, it is reported that the Indian state with largest number of Tibetan refugees does not seem to impact the Tibetans. It is reported that while there are a large number of Tibetans eligible to take part in the elections, they seem to have decided to continue retaining their refugee status rather than citizenship.

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French President To Consult China for Meeting Dalai Lama?

The young French president Emmanuel Macron during his trip to United States told that he will consult China for meeting with the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama in order to avoid triggering a crisis in their relationship. Despite terming the spiritual leader as ‘very inspiring’ in contrary to Beijing’s propaganda of accusing Dalai Lama of spreading separatism.

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Denmark Police to Compensate Activists for Snatching Tibetan Flag

As a result of a case filed against the Denmark police in Copenhagen by a bunch of Tibet activists for violently snatching away Tibetan National flags during a peaceful demonstration against Hu Jintao in 2012, the police are now compensating the activists with a DKK 20,000 in an acknowledgment that the incident was serious mistake by the police.

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Catch Tibetan Opera Festival Going on in Dharamshala

The 23rd Shoton or Tibetan Opera Festival is a special occasion to catch up if you are in Dharamshala this season as it is one of the largest Tibetan cultural festivals in exile presided over by the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts, Dharamshala. The cultural fest began on April 20 and it will conclude on April 25.

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