Category Archives: News

  • Dalai Lama escapes to India

    The spiritual leader of Tibet, the Dalai Lama, has crossed the border into India after an epic 15-day journey on foot from the Tibetan capital, Lhasa, over the Himalayan mountains. ...

  • Flight of the Dalai Lama to Yatung

    Account of the 15-day flight of the Dalai Lama to Yatung, beginning 19 December 1950, after 1950 Chinese invasion of Tibet. Photos by Heinrich Harrer. ...

  • Mahatma Gandhi’s speech at Asian Relations Conference 1947

    Upon request Mahatma Gandhi addressed the plenary session on the proposed permanent Asian institute. ...

  • Pt. Jawaharlal Nehru’s speech at Asian Relations Conference 1947

    it is the pride and privilege of the people of India to welcome their fellow Asians from other countries to lay the foundation of our mutual progress. ...

  • Mr. Sampho Theiji’s speech

    Our Tibetan Government received an invitation to join in the Asian Relations Conference. ...

  • Tibet – Land of untouched mysteries

    There are few countries on the surface of this globe of which it can be said with approximate certainty that, though plenty of time and spirit has been devoted to their study, they have never been fully understood. ...

  • Dalai Lama ending four years’ wandering

    A report from Peking says that the Dalai Lama left yesterday morning to return to Lhassa, the Tibetan capital. ...