Category Archives: Opinions
Illusions of Jamyang Norbu
28 February 2019 | Lobsang Wangyal
Norbu's presumptuous folly fails to establish anything, but instead raises more questions about his real motive for attacking Samdhong Rinpoche. ...
Terrorists in Kashmir, China in Tibet, are the same thing
21 February 2019 | NS Venkataraman
One cannot see any difference in motive and character between terrorist attacks in Kashmir and other places in the world, and China’s aggression in Tibet from six decades back to the present ...
We will never change our native spiritual ways
18 February 2019 | Ugyen Gyalpo
They can starve us, brainwash and bleach us Red But the iron spirit of Milarepa that lives within us, The fortitude and courage of Songsten Gampo that breathes within us, Will never yield. ...
China’s atrocious claim on India’s Arunachal Pradesh
10 February 2019 | NS Venkataraman
It is very clear that China’s claim to India’s province Arunachal Pradesh is part of a long-term strategy of occupying the neighbouring countries, with least regard for fairness or decorum. ...
A challenging year of the Dog left us to think deeper
4 February 2019 | Ugyen Gyalpo
Let us make amends to fix broken mandates and exercise to align crooked spines with clean politics and stay away from repugnant thoughts and divisive games. ...
Chinese people paying high price for China’s “big leap forward”
3 February 2019 | NS Venkataraman
History has repeatedly shown that economic growth by itself will not promote happiness if it is not accompanied by liberty and freedom for citizens. ...
New Delhi successful in alienating Karmapa
31 January 2019 | Lobsang Wangyal
The Karmapa is free now, it wouldn't make sense to go back to India where it suffocates him. But if New Delhi's plan is to keep the Karmapa away from India, then it is clearly succeeding. ...
High expectations for Bhutan Premier’s India visit
28 December 2018 | Nava Thakuria
As a reciprocal gesture, Bhutan’s newly-elected Prime Minister Dr Lotay Tshering is visiting India with a three-day official visit schedule from 27 December. ...
Communist China facilitating World Buddhist forum: Ironic and deceitful
2 December 2018 | NS Venkataraman
It is not clear whether Buddhists around the world have protested adequately against this act of the Chinese government in facilitating the Buddhist forum meeting in China. ...
Celebrating National Press Day in India
15 November 2018 | Nava Thakuria
As we celebrate National Press Day, we pay tribute to the Press Council of India, as it continues to symbolize a free and responsible press in the largest democracy of the world. ...