Tag Archives: Ladakh

  • Head Lama of Thiksay Monastery congratulates new Sikyong

    The head lama of Thiksay Monastery in Ladakh Thiksay Rinpoche has congratulated Penpa Tsering for assuming as the new Sikyong. The President of the All Ladakh Gonpa Association has also congratulated Penpa Tsering. ...

  • Leh shuts over P Stobdan’s statement on the Dalai Lama

    Leh district observed a complete bandh on Monday in protest over the statement made by former Ambassador P Stobdan against the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on a national TV channel during a debate on the Indo-China border issue. ...

  • Two test positive for coronavirus infection in Ladakh

    Two people in Ladakh with travel history to Iran have tested positive for coronavirus on Saturday, taking the number of confirmed cases in India to 34. ...

  • Nava Thakuria Rediscovering Kashmir in Kalhana’s Paradise

    Suddenly narratives over Kashmir have changed, when New Delhi extended its horizons up to Pakistan-occupied Kashmir, and Islamabad insisted on its domination over the entire Jammu/Kashmir. ...

  • India rejects China’s opposition to the creation of Union Territory of Ladakh

    India on Tuesday rejected China’s objection to its move to create a separate Union Territory of Ladakh, terming it an internal matter of the country. ...

  • India’s Ladakh Buddhist enclave jubilant at new status but China angered

    The Buddhist enclave of Ladakh cheered India's move to hive it off from Jammu and Kashmir state, a change that could spur tourism and help New Delhi counter China's influence. ...

  • Dalai Lama marks 83rd birthday in Ladakh

    Special prayers were held in this mountainous district of Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir for the long life of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, who turned 83 on Friday. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal The other way I will remember 33rd Kalchakra in Ladakh

    "Thank you Ladakh" -- a genuine expression of my gratitude despite all the hardships and challenges faced by the HITA concert. ...

  • HITA: Bringing Himalayan people together through music

    Himalayan International Traditional Arts (HITA), a Japan-based organisation, aims to promote understanding in the Himalayan region through music and arts. ...

  • Tibetans in Ladakh – fifty years after

    The people of Ladakh share the ancient Tibetan Buddhist culture with Tibetan refugees from Tibet, but relations between them are not always the best. ...