Tag Archives: Travel

  • India scraps NORI for Tibetans travelling abroad

    Central Tibetan Administration Lobsang Sangay announced that the Government of India has scrapped the “No Objection to Return to India” (NORI) process for the Tibetan travel document. ...

  • Anshdeep Kaur Scrapping of the Exit Permit: Wolf in sheep’s clothing

    Passport does not change your Tibetan ethnicity, but it does give you rights to keep Tibet alive here, in India, where you are. ...

  • India may scrap ‘Exit Permit’, bringing some relief for Tibetans

    Tibetans in India may finally get some relief in their travels abroad, as the Government of India may scrap the troublesome "Exit Permit". ...

  • Harassment continues for Tibetans seeking Indian passport

    Tibetans applying for Indian passport continue to face various forms of discrimination and harassment, and are left with no choice other than appealing in the courts for relief. ...

  • Kashag not against Tibetans taking Indian citizenship: CTA President

    Sangay said so much "publicity was unwarranted. If there were small problems, those could have been resolved without using so much publicity." ...

  • Dharma holiday in Sikkim

    Ravangla has a Buddha park with a 130-foot statue of the Buddha, named and consecrated by His Holiness the Dalai Lama as "Tathagata Tsal". ...

  • Eight places around the world for Buddhist pilgrimage

    Here are eight places since this is a significant number in Buddhism, in view of the eight-fold path; Buddha's birthday celebrated on the eighth day, and more. ...

  • Lone Tibetan at Spangmik: One-man army for Tibet

    A visit to Ladakh would not be complete without a circuit of the holy and picturesque Pangong Lake. ...

  • Just Back: Tibet’s sacred mantra

    At 5ft tall, its golden form was adorned with rubies, coral, turquoise and other precious gems, and, to me, appeared redolent with mystery. ...