Category Archives: Opinions
Independence Day thoughts: Is India paying too big a price for media freedom?
15 August 2016 | NS Venkataraman
The challenge for Mr Modi is on how to build a positive mood and climate in the country in spite of unnecessary negativity of Indian media and activists. ...
China One Belt One Road: Disaster for Sri Lanka
10 August 2016 | Laden Tshering Samdup
The monster that swallowed Tibet is beginning to swallow other neighbouring countries. ...
Mercury’s rising, quite literally!
9 August 2016 | Tenzin Tsedup
One can only hope that the PRC, South Asian countries, and global community act before it is too late. ...
Dreaming gold for Tibet
8 August 2016 | Ugyen Gyalpo
As I watch the Olympics, I see within myself a 12-year-old boy freed from childish innocence and how I now watch the games with different perspective and meaning. ...
Will the US go down with its gun culture?
6 August 2016 | NS Venkataraman
There are strong indications that readily-available guns for everyone is destroying the finest human culture that has sustained mankind for ages. ...
Buddhist faith and the death of Tibet
2 August 2016 | Mila Rangzen
If we introduce some healthy changes to our political system, it could give rise to a glimmer of hope. ...
For Tibet: From defeat to victory
29 July 2016 | Laden Tshering Samdup
You don’t have guns, you don’t have economic power — but you have an identity given by your religion. Preserve your religion, thereby your identity and your country Tibet. ...
Can China call itself progressive and deny freedom to citizens?
28 July 2016 | NS Venkataraman
China claims itself to be a communist country, but the founders of communist philosophy would certainly not approve the Chinese government's approach to governance today. ...
Dramas in exile Tibetan politics
27 July 2016 | Mila Rangzen
True stories and candid observations from recent doings in the Dharamshala Tibetan exile political world. ...
Upaya Kaushalya: The Tibetan highway to nirvana
24 July 2016 | Laden Tshering Samdup
I share with you some of the bizarre and unbelievable Upayas of Tibetan Buddhism adopted by Gurus to enable their student to push themselves to Nirvana or the idyllic state of enlightenment. ...