Tag Archives: Tibetan History

  • Ugyen Gyalpo This street has our name

    In the hills of Ithaca I came upon a quiet corner of a single-lane road named Tibet Road. To see a road being named after my lost country Tibet was heartwarming to say the least. ...

  • Khedroob Thondup Why I am not afraid of Communist China

    After 60 years of occupation, Beijing still has no confidence in its rule over Tibet. As long as we have the moral high ground, Beijing will fail to control the minds of the Tibetan people. ...

  • Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts celebrate 60-year milestone

    The Institute trains young people in dance, music, and performing arts in order to preserve and promote traditional Tibetan performing arts and culture. ...

  • Dr Yeshi Dhonden, famous for curing cancer, closes his practice

    Known for curing cancer, Dr Yeshi Dhonden has stopped seeing patients due to his advancing age and declining health, according to a notice from his clinic. ...

  • Lobsang Wangyal China in a flurry over next Dalai Lama

    As a bulwark against losing control of the next Dalai Lama, China has even created new laws and regulations about who and how Tibetan lamas can reincarnate. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Tibet can survive only if we let it

    I urge Tibetans who have given up hope on their own people because of their narrow-mindedness and conservative thinking, to come up and lead this moral fight. Tibet needs you more than ever. ...

  • 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. ...

  • 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. ...

  • Tibetan freedom fighter Palden Gyatso passes away

    He remained active in the Tibetan freedom struggle up until his last breath. Even at an advanced age, he traveled the world raising his voice in various platforms for a free Tibet. ...

  • Lodi Gyari, who held nine rounds of talks with China, passes away

    Lodi Gyari, former Special Envoy to the Dalai Lama in the US, who was battling liver cancer, has died, according to sources. He was 70. He passed away around 6am Monday morning (29 Oct). ...