China Bans India-Trained Tibetan Monks from Teaching

In a first ever move outside the Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) in China occupied Tibet, officials of a county in the Sichuan province issued a letter banning the Tibetan monks who have been trained from the monasteries in India from teaching Buddhism there. It is reported as a move from the government to curb the spread of so called separatist ideas.

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Dalai Lama Institute for Higher Education Holds 3rd Graduation Ceremony

The Dalai Lama Institute for Higher Education (DLIHE) in Bangalore held the 3rd graduation ceremony on Monday where it felicitated 70 students for successfully graduating from the institution. The auspicious occasion was graced by the former Vice Chancellor of the University of Mysore as well as the Chief Representative of Central Tibetan Administration in Bangalore.

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