Tag Archives: Art

  • Sweet and Sour

    The making of Phun Anu Thanu was a great learning experience. In fact the film taught us far more than what we had learnt at our film schools. ...

  • Best Documentary Award goes to film on mining in Tibet

    A documentary on mining in Tibet received one of the 13 awards announced at the conclusion of the 10th Free Spirit Film Festival in McLeod Ganj late Wednesday. ...

  • China frees jailed Tibetan filmmaker Dhondup Wangchen

    A Tibetan filmmaker who won international recognition for a bold documentary on ordinary people's grievances against Chinese rule has been freed after serving a six-year sentence. ...

  • Pema Dhondup’s “Arise” screened in McLeod Ganj

    Director Pema Dhondup's film Arise had its India premiere in McLeod Ganj on Wednesday night, bringing this year's Free Spirit Film Festival to a close. ...

  • ‘China cracking down on Tibetan culture’

    The Chinese government has stepped up its crackdown on Tibetan artistes and intellectuals as part of its tactics to crush their language and culture, say exiled Tibetans here. ...

  • Ambassador shares Tibetan beauty in Canberra

    The Chinese ambassador to Australia, Chen Yuming launched an art exhibition called "Beauty of Tibet" in Canberra, Australia Wednesday. ...

  • Raageshwari Loomba meets with Dalai Lama

    Raageshwari Loomba the well known singer and actress on her tour to promote her upcoming audio CD of affirmation, recently met with the Dalai Lama and presented him a copy of her new music CD. ...

  • Meet Techung, the man who opens for the Dalai Lama

    Tibetan singer and multi-instrumentalist Techung has opened for the Dalai Lama before in Japan, Costa Rica and the US, and will open again on 18 May for a speech the Tibetan leader will make in New Orleans. ...

  • Four-armed Tibetan goddess auctioned for 630 000 Swiss francs

    The highest final price went to a 14th/15th century four-armed goddess from Tibet, but the Thangkas and selected ceramics also reached high prices. ...

  • Portraits of the Dalai Lama sold at Lisa Andrews

    Two portraits of Tenzin Gyaso, the 14th Dalai Lama, taken by figurative British artist Lisa Andrews were sold by the Buddhist Community Centre UK, with a total gain of £6,200. ...