Category Archives: Opinions

  • Lobsang Wangyal Illusions of Jamyang Norbu

    Norbu's presumptuous folly fails to establish anything, but instead raises more questions about his real motive for attacking Samdhong Rinpoche. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Terrorists in Kashmir, China in Tibet, are the same thing

    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 ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo We will never change our native spiritual ways

    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. ...

  • NS Venkataraman China’s atrocious claim on India’s Arunachal Pradesh

    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. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo A challenging year of the Dog left us to think deeper

    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. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Chinese people paying high price for China’s “big leap forward”

    History has repeatedly shown that economic growth by itself will not promote happiness if it is not accompanied by liberty and freedom for citizens. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal New Delhi successful in alienating Karmapa

    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. ...

  • Nava Thakuria High expectations for Bhutan Premier’s India visit

    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. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Communist China facilitating World Buddhist forum: Ironic and deceitful

    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. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Celebrating National Press Day in India

    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. ...