Tag Archives: Tibetan Culture

  • Election Commission announces results of preliminary round of Tibetan elections

    The Election Commission of the Central Tibetan Administration announced the results of the preliminary round of Tibetan Elections. ...

  • Handwritten Identity Certificate becomes invalid for travelling

    A handwritten Identity Certificate (IC), popularly known as the Yellow Book, issued by the Government of India and held by Tibetan refugees in India, is no longer valid for travelling abroad. ...

  • No credit for my contributions, says Tsering Lhundup

    Tibetan-American Tsering Lhundup is one of the few Tibetan real estate agents in the United States, and has made strong contributions to the Tibetan community there. ...

  • Grammy for Good Luck: Interview with Techung

    Techung is aiming for a Grammy next year for his latest album Tashi Sho: Good Luck, Good Life, that will be launched worldwide in January. ...

  • Winners of Free Spirit Film Festival 2015

    The organisers of the Free Spirit Film Festival 2015 have announced the winners of the awards, with the documentary Poverty, Inc bagging five awards. ...

  • Sikyong 2016: Preliminary round results

    About the results page for the preliminary round of elections to nominate a new Sikyong (Prime Minister of Tibetans-in-exile) which was held on Sunday, 18 October 2015. ...

  • Pema Choedon takes part in Miss Global Pageant

    The reigning Miss Tibet Pema Choedon is among contestants from about 50 different countries vying for the crown of the Miss Global 2015 Beauty Pageant in the Philippines. ...

  • Lobsang Sangay leads in the preliminary round

    Incumbent Sikyong Lobsang Sangay leads with a huge margin in the preliminary round of choosing nominees for the post of Sikyong, with more than half of the results declared so far. ...

  • Exile Tibetans vote for candidates for final March elections

    Throngs of exile Tibetans queued up at polling stations around the world to nominate a new Sikyong (the Prime Minister of Tibetans-in-exile) and new members of the Parliament. ...

  • Exile Tibetans gear up for poll on Sunday

    Tibetans in exile are getting ready to elect their new political leader (Sikyong), and a new Parliament of 45 members, when they go to the polls on Sunday. ...