Jonang Association To Continue Striving For Parliament Seat

Jonang Association will continue to strive for their representation in the Tibetan Parliament in Exile as per the reservation provisions granted to the four sects of the Tibetan Buddhism and the Bon sects. The representatives of the Jonang followers of Tibetan Buddhism pledged to continue their fight during their 9th special conference held in Dharamshala recently.

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Dalai Lama’s Answer On Buddha’s Birth Place Misunderstood In Nepal: Clarification From His Office

His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s answer about the Lord Gautam Buddha’s birth place during an interactive session in India has been misunderstood in Nepal. The office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama (OHHDL) today issued a clarification notice in it official website that there has been a misunderstanding in the intend of his answer.

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Mongolian Origin Monk Secures First In Gelug Exam

Mongolian origin monk secures first position in the 2017 Gelug Exam in the Geshe Lharampa category as the results of the board exam was announced yesterday. Jetsun Dorjee has secured the first position in the final year geshe lharampa examination to earn the title of Geshe Lharampa, the first Mongolian origin monk to pass.

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Narendra Modi Gifts Tibetan Kanjur Books To Russian Temple

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.

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Millions Adopting Buddhism In China Says Dalai Lama

Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama said on Tuesday that millions of people in China were adopting Buddhism, refuting claims about how his teachings did not have any impact in the Communist country.
The Nobel laureate was speaking to reporters at Karshni Ashram Raman Reti in Mathura when he said, “Adopting of Buddhism by 400 million in China is a witness that my preaching is making mass impact on common Chinese.”

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Mystical Arts of Tibet Enthral Students and Professors at US University

Students, professors and other folks at Frostburg University, Maryland USA, were given a golden chance to experience and savour a slice of life in Tibet. For five days Tibetan monks lived in the campus with students. The five monks of Drepung Loseling monastery led by Geshe Lobsang Tenzin Negi hosted two workshops, five lectures, and created a sand mandala and people thoroughly enjoyed the elixir of tranquility through their enlightening presence.

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Make Transformation Within Oneself: Dalai Lama Says Purpose Of Kalachakra Initiation

The much awaited Tibetan religious event which is taught by His Holiness the Dalai Lama commenced yesterday at the holy place of Bodh Gaya. His Holiness the Dalai Lama while carrying out the ritual ceremony of the 34th Kalachakra Initiations yesterday, he also advised the large number of devotees gathered at the venue that the purpose of the Kalachakra initiations is to make transformation within oneself.

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His Holiness The Dalai Lama Commences 34th Kalachakra At Bodh Gaya

His Holiness the Dalai Lama commences 34th Kalachakra empowerment teachings at the holy place of Bodh Gaya today. The 34th Kalachakra empowerment by His Holiness the Dalai Lama has begun a day prior to its schedule starting date, i.e., 3rd January 2017 as His Holiness decided to an additional day to the preliminary teachings.

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