How Richard Gere Sacrificed Stardom to Follow Dalai Lama

The Hollywood star Richard Gere was at the peak of his career back in the 1980s when he openly stood in support of the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama and his people. The actor’s resolute stand against the mighty Chinese government cost him the stardom he deserved, leading to many film makers refusing to cast him.

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Pema Tseden’s Film Wins Top Prize at International Film Festival

Well known Tibetan film maker Pema Tseden’s mystery film Jinpa has won the top prize at an International Asian film festival. The 25th Cyclo d’Or (Golden Rickshaw) award at the Fica, the Festival International des Cinémas d’Asie went to the Tibetan film. Besides the Golden Rickshaw, film Jinpa also won two other awards at the film festival.

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama Says Thank You America!

The Office of Tibet, Washington D.C. along with the local Tibetan communities in the United States of America has organised an event to say Thank You America. The event has become even more grand with a video message from the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama extending his gratitude to America.

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A Young Tibetan to Speak at 2019 Under 30 Global Women’s Summit

A Young Tibetan woman, Tenzin Seldon base in the United States will be one of the speakers at the 2019 Under 30 Global Women’s Summit. The global women’s summit by Forbe’s is scheduled to be held in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv from March 31 to April 4 later this year. The Tibetan lady is among eight of the speakers during the global summit.

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Prabhu Deva’s Short Cameo at Tibetan Refugee Settlement

Well known Indian actor and director Prabhu Deva has made a short cameo at a Tibetan refugee settlement in south India. The director and actor has recently visited the Tibetan settlement in Kollegal near Mysore to shoot a clip for his upcoming. The short visit by the superstar was applauded by the local Tibetans as they also became a part of the movie!

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Richard Gere’s Explaination of How Precious the Dalai Lama is to the World

The Hollywood actor and an activist, Richard Gere in a previous explanation says that His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s presence is a very precious gift to the world. Gere in an article published on the Buddhist journal, Lions Roar writes that beings like His Holiness the Dalai Lama rarely come to this world and we should embrace the amazing gift!

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