Category Archives: Features

  • Remembering Palden Gyatso

    "I want to make use of the little time I have left. I am being treated like an old man who has to rest. But how can I take it easy when there is still so much work left to be done?" ...

  • Obituary: Lodi Gyari — An extra ordinary Tibetan

    There have been very few career diplomats with as clear an understanding of Capitol Hill or as much personal access as Lodi commanded as an individual 'representative' of 'no government'. ...

  • Connected to the Karmapa

    The DC Tibetan Book Club read Interconnected: Embracing Life on a Global Society, and invited its author, the 17th Karmapa, to their discussion. ...

  • The spirit of Little Tibet

    He may be one of the world’s most admired people, but a trip to Dharamshala reveals a playful side to the Dalai Lama. ...

  • Tibetan chef promotes Tibet through momos in Washington DC

    Tibetan Chef Dorjee Tsering, with his Dorjee Momo, a Tibetan restaurant in Washington DC, is helping to satisfy his new city's need for not only Tibetan food, but also community. ...

  • On a journey of self-discovery: Norbu Dhondup in Southeast Asia

    Taking time off from his regular life in Toronto, Norbu Dhondup headed to southeast Asia on a spiritual journey. ...

  • Mountains to Manhattan: A Tibetan journey

    It is amply clear that a free Tibet would be good for India, and the book Mountains to Manhattan will help spread that understanding. Well done Pinakie Kansabanik. ...

  • What’s left behind: Review of Two More Years

    Leave your occupied country and family, for a chance at a better life. Know that in doing so you will see neither again for many years -- if ever. Or stay, a prisoner in your own land. ...

  • Remembering a true son of Tibet – Tashi Namgyal

    What my brother wanted to demonstrate by sacrificing his own life is — to appeal the the world and to the UN to help our people and support our struggle. ...

  • They walk in beauty: A peek at India’s lesser-known pageants

    Did you know there was a Mr & Miss Wheelchair India, a Mrs India Home Makers, and a Miss Himalaya? Meet the winners and organisers of beauty contests you didn’t know existed. ...