American Tibet Supporter to be Honored with Light of Truth Award

A long time Tibet activist and supporter from United States will be honored with the Light of Truth award according to the press release from the International Campaign for Tibet on Tuesday. The award is being conferred to honor Grace Spring’s many decades of efforts in highlighting the Tibet issue in United States.

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Bihar CM Nitish Kumar Seeks Dalai Lama Blessings For State’s Welfare

Bihar Chief Minister Shri Nitish Kumar once again call upon the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Bodh Gaya to seek his blessings today. The Indian politician called upon the spiritual guru while he was visiting a village in the Gaya district where His Holiness is taking a month long sojourn.

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Richard Gere Arrives in Bodh Gaya To Attend Dalai Lama Teachings

Hollywood superstar Richard Gere arrives in the holy town of Bodh Gaya to attend the three days teachings from the Buddhist spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The Hollywood actor who is a follower of Tibetan Buddhism was spotted visiting the Mahabodhi Temple when His Holiness paid his visit there on Saturday.

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Oppression In Tibet Cannot Be Tolerated: Testifies Richard Gere

The well known Hollywood actor Richard Gere said that the oppression in Tibet cannot be tolerated as a witness to the United States Congress. Richard Gere, Chair of the International Campaign for Tibet, along with Tenzin Tethong, Director of Tibetan Service, Radio Free Asia and Carl Gershman, President, National Endowment for Democracy testified before the Congressional hearing on U.S. Tibet policy in Washington, DC.

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Richard Gere Will Testify Before US Congress On Tibet Policy

The chairman of International Campaign for Tibet (ICT), Richard Gere will testify before the United States Congress on the U.S. Tibet policy today at 2pm local time in Washington. The staunch Tibet supporter and Hollywood actor will also be joined by Tenzin Tethong, Director of Tibetan Service, Radio Free Asia and Carl Gershman, President, National Endowment for Democracy.

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Hollywood Shunning Richard Gere For Supporting Tibet Implies Chinese Factor There

Famous Hollywood actor Richard Gere said that Hollywood shunned him because he supported the Tibet cause. The 67 years old actor who has espoused the Tibet cause for many years now said “There are definitely movies that I can’t be in because the Chinese will say, ‘not with him’. I recently had an episode where someone said they could not finance a film with me because it would upset the Chinese.”

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Richard Gere Discussed Tibet With German Chancellor Angela Merkel

Richard Gere discussed Tibet issue with the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel while he was in Berlin for the premier of his latest movie at the Berlinale. The US Actor and the German Chancellor met in the Chancellery on Thursday morning. The talk between Gere and Merkel was officially “about the current situation in Tibet.

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