Tag Archives: Tibetan History

  • 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). ...

  • Lodi Gyari in critical condition at US hospital

    Lodi Gyari, former Special Envoy to the Dalai Lama in the US, is reported to be in critical condition in a hospital in the US. He is being treated for liver cancer. ...

  • Ugyen Gyalpo Unbreakable Spirit

    The Tibetan spirit remains unshattered and pure as before. Amongst everyone and everything, I have faith and belief in the Tibetan people in and outside of Tibet. ...

  • Dhundup Tsering Time for CTA to distribute vacant houses to new-arrival refugees

    I am writing about the relationship of Tibetans taking Indian citizenship and the shortage of housing for Tibetans who have recently arrived from Tibet. ...

  • Tibet Sun celebrates 10 years of journalism in New York City

    The 10th anniversary of news website TibetSun.com was commemorated in a low-profile event at a corner in Jackson Heights, where Tibetans have made their hub in this part of New York City ...

  • Bhutila Karpoche wins Parkdale-High Park — first Tibetan elected to public office in North America

    Bhuti Karpoche made history Thursday night, becoming the first Tibetan ever elected to public office in North America, by winning the Parkdale-High Park riding with 60 per cent of the vote. ...

  • 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. ...

  • Tibetan Women’s Uprising marked; no event for Tibetan Women’s Day

    A few hundred Tibetan women gathered at the Tibetan Martyr's Pillar in McLeod Ganj for the Tibetan Women's Association commemoration of the 59th Tibetan Women's Uprising Day today. ...

  • Dr Yeshi Dhonden honoured with Padma Shri Award

    Dr Yeshi Dhonden, former personal physician to the Dalai Lama, has been named as one of 73 recipients of this year's Padma Shri Award, the fourth highest civilian award of India. ...