Category Archives: Opinions

  • Tashi Shitsetsang Arbitrary dance of Tibetan democracy

    All it takes is for us to achieve a more liberal and transparent democracy is that we make use of our rights, question arbitrariness, and challenge our EC and CTA. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal Reading the Jonang issue

    As long as the other sects enjoy power and privileges, why should followers of Jonang be denied them? ...

  • Vijay Kranti A personal encounter with three brave hearts of Tibet

    As I admire the courage and commitment of these three brave hearts, I hope the world leaders, especially those sitting at the UN, will listen to their conscience. ...

  • Pam D Tenzin The Race for Sikyong

    A background of the last Tibetan Election, and a look towards the upcoming Election in 2016. ...

  • Brahma Chellaney Saving Tibet’s unique heritage

    New Delhi must not remain a mere spectator to China’s actions in Tibet. India, home to Tibetan exiles, has a legitimate stake in Tibet’s future. ...

  • Vijay Kranti Dalai Lama at 80: Praying for the cause

    The Dalai Lama has publicly expressed his desire to close the institution of Dalai Lama, and leave the Tibetan issue to be settled by elected leaders and future generations of Tibet. ...

  • Jamyang Dorjee Tribute to Kundun

    The Dalai Lama's influence transcends all geographical borders, and he is today the true messenger of Buddha, a living Buddha, a Yug Purush of this millennium. ...

  • Claude Arpi Is the Tibet issue dead?

    Beijing believes that only 'development' can bring 'stability' in the TAR and Tibetan-inhabited areas of Yunnan, Sichuan, Gansu and Qinghai; in such a scenario, Beijing solves the Tibetan issue and the Dalai Lama becomes irrelevant. ...

  • Tashi Wangchuk A man under the bed

    How the money flows among the filmmaker, distributors, and exhibitors: Where does it come from and where does it go? ...

  • Vijay Kranti Seven reasons why Dalai Lama should not visit China

    Knowing Tibet’s place in China’s geo-political aspirations and the significance of the present Dalai Lama in its future game, this probable event holds the potential of changing the geo-political discourse of Asia. ...