Arunachal Group Demands Deportation of Tibetans to Refugee Camps

Since the implementation of Tibetan Rehabilitation Policy 2014 coined by the Central Government of India for the welfare of around hundred thousand Tibetan refugees living in the country, some non governmental organizations such as students unions have been protesting the move in Arunachal Pradesh demanding deportation of Tibetans to refugee camps in the state.

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China Intensifies Political Indoctrination of Tibetan Monks

As a part of the Chinese ruling communist party’s effort to strengthen its grip over the Tibetan people, local authorities are conducting training of the Tibetan religious leaders to promote political indoctrination of the communist China’s policies. A number Tibetan Buddhist monks have been given a three days of political training in Tibet’s capital, Lhasa.

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Buried Fortune Buried Dreams

This was one monsoon season, some twenty summers ago, where the hills of Darjeeling were soaked by non stop rain and surprised by sudden break of sunlight, refracting picturesque rainbows and people welcoming the sun-shower with folkloric songs of the foxes marriages. The fresh crystal rain drops from the washed green needles of the pine trees dip and where flash floods across the other side of hill, erupts into sudden waterfalls, a sight everyone, every time of this year yearns to see from my side of the village called Bhutia Busti.

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Catch Tibetan Opera Festival Going on in Dharamshala

The 23rd Shoton or Tibetan Opera Festival is a special occasion to catch up if you are in Dharamshala this season as it is one of the largest Tibetan cultural festivals in exile presided over by the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts, Dharamshala. The cultural fest began on April 20 and it will conclude on April 25.

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Group Marches the Track of Dalai Lama’s Journey to Exile 60 Years Ago

A group of people from Arunachal Pradesh and Assam have marched through the same track of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s journey to exile from Tawang to Tezpur 60 years ago. The march or padyatra was completed today when the marchers or padyatris arrived in Dharamsala, the home to His Holiness in exile.

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₹ 80 Lakhs to Revitalize Healthcare Infrastructure of Tibetan Exile

During the opening ceremony of the Health Review Meeting of the Central Tibetan Administration, President Lobsang Sangay announced that a budget of ₹ 80 Lakh has been sanctioned for the financial year to revitalize the infrastructure of Tibetan healthcare centres in Tibetan settlements. The review meeting started on Monday at Central Tibetan Administration, Dharamsala.

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As US Approves Funding for Tibetans, China Fumes

The United States Congress on Wednesday last week approved the Omnibus Bill that included a total of $17 million funding in aid to the Tibetans both inside and outside Tibet. Following this approval, China has accused the US government’s financial support for Tibetans as a latest move for some political forces in the US to pressure China.

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After 60 Years, Dalai Lama’s Foreign Travels Cut Down

The Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama while reflecting relevant to the world more than ever today, his foreign travels are now being cut down after 60 years of global trotting. The exiled spiritual leader spent 59 years travelling across the world spreading the message of peace, love and compassion, while being based in India.

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Himachal Minister Skipped CTA’s Function on March 10

A Himachal Pradesh state minister had skipped the Central Tibetan Administration’s official 59th Tibetan National Uprising day’s commemorative function at Dharamshala earlier this month on March 10. Tibetan leaders have been shocked at the disclosure of the circular among Indian government functionaries to avoid Tibetan events since the beginning of this month.

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India, China Must Talk to Resolve Tibet Issue

The apex Tibet Support Groups in India, Core Group for Tibetan Cause called upon the Central Government of India in New Delhi to put press upon the counterpart Chinese government in Beijing to resume dialogue with His Holiness the Dalai Lama so that the two would reach a point to resolve the Tibet issue.

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