Category Archives: Opinions

  • Paul Grogan Buddhism and ecologically-sustainable living

    Tibetan Buddhism provides a very powerful over-arching framework for us to address the ecological crisis and achieve more sustainable living for our society. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Will Modi succeed in making India a Hindu Nation?

    The debate relating to Bill 2016 asks if it is only a ploy to safeguard Hindu refugees from neighbouring countries, or a plan by Hindu-centric forces to make India a Hindu Nation. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Dreaming World Cup for Tibet

    Every time during the World Cup, when the players come out of the dugout and their national anthems are played, I am sore at heart and left imagining how it would be if Tibet were there ...

  • Sharchok Khukta The title “President” for Sikyong is not legal

    Since there have been many who have put forth questions regarding the usage of the title "President" in English for "Sikyong", I will answer in one presentation for all. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Time to save the sinking ship of the Tibetan cause

    The clash of mighty egos, and our flawed democracy, a system without multiple parties to represent different voices, has our community deeply divided and entrenched on regional grounds. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Contrast in West’s approach towards Syria and Tibet

    The contrast in approach of US and its allies towards Syria and Tibet is conspicuous and obvious: They will support a humanitarian cause only if it would serve their geopolitical interests. ...

  • Vijay Kranti Dalai Lama’s return to Tibet: Is Tibet on the hara-kiri path?

    Dr Sangay’s statement about the Dalai Lama’s return to Potala to ‘reunite’ with Tibetans is nothing short of official endorsement of the Chinese agenda on the Dalai Lama and Tibet. ...

  • Mila Rangzen Mila Rangzen — The Red Lamb of U-Tsang

    I am the Red Lamb of our U-Tsang region, recognizing the grievances against us and calling for total separation from the Khampas and Amdowas. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Neutralizing the messengers in India

    If the nation wants the journalists to do the risky jobs for the greater interest always, their security along with justice must also be ensured. ...

  • NS Venkataraman Nepal joining OBOR will be historical mistake

    Prime Minister Oli of Nepal has rejected the concerns expressed by several well-wishers of Nepal that Nepal joining the One Belt One Road initiative (OBOR) could lead to a death trap. ...