Tibetans welcome kundun in DC
The event organized by the Tibetan Community of New Jersey and New York was attended by over a thousand Tibetans living in and around the area.
Tenpa Dhargyal, while speaking to the reporters said that he pledges not to celebrate Losar until the TIbetans inside and outside Tibet are re-united one day.
Tapey was the first Tibetan inside Tibet to set himself ablaze in Aba, Sichuan Province on February 27, 2009.
The five candidates were as follows: Tashi Dhondup with 347 votes, Lukar Jam 194 votes, Tsangyang Gyatso 144 votes, Karma Gelek 107 votes, and Totsik Chodak 71 votes.
Sarah Sewall, a Harvard and Oxford graduate was appointed to the post last Friday by John Kerry, US Secretary of State.
The subject of the discussion was, "What could be the outcome should China NOT change course in the face of mounting self-immolations in Tibet?"
The 17th Karmapa Ugen Trinley Dorjee gave an exclusive interview with the Voice Of Tibet based in Dharamsala, North India.
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The Tibetan Language Preservation Association was formed in the year 2005 by some young volunteers.
Chen Weiming, a Chinese sculptor born in Hangzhou, China is a well-known sculptor and newspaper publisher who has been awarded with various certificates and prizes for his creativity.
The final election will be held on June 9, 2014 and announced on the 20th as per the program set by the election commission.
The religious gathering was organized jointly by the Ladakh Buddhist Association, Ladakh Gonpa Association, and the student association of Ladakhis in Delhi.
"The government of India have given you not just the right to vote but the right to citizenship. And therefore now you can register yourself as citizens of this country and get all the schemes that are operating for every other citizen of this country," said Kapil Sibal
International Campaign for Tibet appointed Matteo Mecacci, a leading defender of human rights and democracy, as their new President in December, 2013.
More than 20 cities around the world joined the Feb 13th campaign including New York, Boston, London, Edinburgh, Toronto, Paris, Vienna, Sydney, Tokyo, Poland, and Denmark.
The International Campaign for Tibet was founded in 1988, and has been proactively promoting the human rights and democratic freedoms of the Tibetan people.
"Study and logical reasons should help increase the power of faith, otherwise, it will create more confusion," said Orgyen Trinley Dorje, the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa.
The hospital, since its establishment in 1971, have been the forefront hospital in providing comprehensive healthcare for Tibetans in exile.