The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama in an official letter, congratulated the Indian prime minister Narendra Modi on his birthday. The message published in the official website of His Holiness’s office offered his good wishes on his 68th birthday with prayers for his continued good health.Read more
Rise of China and its rather aggressive approach in its pursuance of ‘One China’ policy has forced a rethink on Tibet in many capitals
around the world including New Delhi. Indian government has also been distancing itself from His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Silence of top government officials on Dalai Lama’s birthday celebration also hints the same. It has been learnt that Delhi has urged the Tibetan leadership to restrain itself to spiritual activities.
Following an informal bilateral meeting with his Chinese counterpart, Prime Minister of India Shri Narendra Modi on Monday honored the premier Tibetan institute in India during the celebration of Buddha Jayanti on New Delhi. PM Modi honored the Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies with the Vaisakh Samman Prasasti Patra during the event.Read more
India’s stand on the Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama seemed to have become pro-active ever since Narendra Modi took the Prime Minister’s office since 2014. However, according to the reports of a circular among the Indian government functionaries to skip Dalai Lama events in order to not upset China raises this question whether Modi has surrendered to Xi Jingping on His Holiness?Read more
According to the latest reports, Indian Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi will be visiting the state Arunachal Pradesh to continue sending strong signal to China. The Prime Minister’s date of visit of to the North Eastern state of India though has not been confirmed yet, it is expected to take place in the early part of 2018.Read more
Prime Minister of India Narendra Modi gifts Tibetan Kanjur books to the Russian temple, Datsan Gunzechoinei Buddhist Temple in Saint Petersburg. Modi gifted the Urga Kanjur, edition of the Tibetan Kanjur to the priest of the Russian Buddhist Temple during his visit to the country recently when he set off for a three nation tour of Europe.Read more
Dalai Lama says he admires Narendra Modi while speaking to the press at Tawang, where His Holiness first got his freedom. The Dalai Lama has arrived in Tawang yesterday despite China’s repeated and desperate attempts to force the Indian government to stop him from visiting the place.
“It is more or less the same as that of the Congress from the days of Narasimha Rao… but I admire Modi, he is active and seeks development.” said the Tibetan spiritual leader according to the reports.
Pro-Tibet Indian politician Yogi Adityanath has been appointed as the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh. The appointment has come as a big surprise to many after the historic political success for ruling party of India in the most populous state of the country. The 41 year old young CM was appointed to the office on last Saturday in a historic turnover of the regional politics.Read more