Exile

Former president APJ Abdul Kalam with Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama in New Delhi (Photo: PTI)

Dr A P J Abdul Kalam no more, His Holiness and Sikyong Sangay condole his demise

DHARAMSALA, July 28: Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama today expressed deep sadness at the sudden demise of former Indian President Dr A P J Abdul Kalam and offered condolences and prayers to his family and the people of India.

46th working committee meeting of TYC commences in Delhi

46th working committee meeting of TYC commences in Delhi

DHARAMSALA, Jul 27: The 46th working committee meeting of Tibetan Youth Congress, the largest pro-independence organization commenced on July 24 at Majnukatilla, Delhi.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama wishes success to “Europe Stands With Tibet” campaign

Wiesbaden (Germany), 14 July 2015 – His Holiness the Dalai Lama offered his blessings to the campaigners of “Europe Stands With Tibet” and wished them a lot of success and endurance to achieve their goal.

Tibetans in Dharamsala march to demand justice for Trulku Tenzin Delek Rinpoche and his family

Tibetans in Dharamsala march to demand justice for Trulku Tenzin Delek Rinpoche and his family

DHARAMSALA, Jul 18: Tibetans and supporters in Dharamsala today participated in a public march to express solidarity and demand justice to late Trulku Tenzin Delek Rinpoche and his family who suspect that he had been murdered in prison.

Tibet activists shut down Chinese Consulate, call for justice for Tenzin Delek Rinpoche

DHARAMSALA, JUL 15: Chinese consulate in New York was forced to shut down on July 13 after Tibetan activists entered the premises and demand the return of Tibetan political prisoner and highly revered reincarnate lama, Trulku Tenzin Delek’s body to his family members.

The 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorjee. Photo: kagyuoffice.org/

Himachal High Court orders criminal proceedings against Karmapa

DHARAMSALA, Jul 9: Much to the disappointment of the Tibetan people and followers of the His Eminence 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjee, the Himachal Pradesh High court on Wednesday overturned an earlier order by a lower court to drop charges against him in a three-year old case related to seizure of foreign currency and ordered authorities to open criminal proceedings […]

Dharamsala celebrates His Holiness’ 80th birthday

Dharamsala celebrates His Holiness’ 80th birthday

DHARAMSALA, Jul 7: Thousands of Tibetans as well as Indian and foreign followers of Dalai Lama gathered at the courtyard of Tsug-lag-khang, the main temple in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamsala on Jul 6 to join the official celebration of the Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 80th birthday.

Germany’s stamp in honor of the Dalai Lama. Copyright ICT, but free for reprinting with attribution and downloadable at http://bit.ly/1Jz8EhN - See more at: http://www.savetibet.org/new-postage-stamp-in-germany-recognizes-dalai-lamas-80th-birthday/#sthash.1fRkNKm0.dpuf

New Postage stamp created in Germany to celebrate His Holiness’ 80th birthday

DHARAMSALA, July 3: A postage stamp will be made available in Germany to honour the Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and to celebrate his 80th birthday.

China resorts to “Torture with Tibetan characteristics”: TCHRD

China resorts to “Torture with Tibetan characteristics”: TCHRD

DHARAMSALA, JUN 27: Forcing Tibetan political prisoners to vilify their spiritual leader and root lamas in prison can be termed “Torture with Tibetan characteristics”, said Tibetan Centre for Human Rights and Democracy(TCHRD), the Dharamsala-based Tibetan rights group at an event held on Jun 26 to observe the United Nations International Day in Support of Victims of Torture.

Himachal Chief Minister renames road in Dharamsala as Potala Road

Himachal Chief Minister renames road in Dharamsala as Potala Road

DHARAMSALA, Jun 23: The Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Shri Virbhadra Singh yesterday renamed the 2.5 Km road stretching from Mcleod Ganj to Dharamsala via Gangchen Kyishong, the headquarters of the Tibetan Administration as Potala Road.