Tibetan Justice Commission Holds 4th General Meeting
Tsekyab was arrested by the authorities on August 12, 2012, for allegedly distributing political literature as a member of “Anti-Communist Tibetan Youth Party.”
The disease is most prevalence in rural areas under Lhasa City jurisdiction where a clinical prevalence survey suggests 11.4 percent people have symptoms of KBD (Drumbu Tsigchen in Tibetan)
The individuals that succumbed to injuries sustained during the police firing were Tsewang Gonpo, around 60, Yeshi, 42, and Jinpa Tharchin, aged 18.
Chinese authorities released Tsekyab of Serta Yarlung County, Karze Prefecture on August 12, after completing a two-year prison term. “We welcome the hero of Tibetan freedom struggle, Tsekyab,” was written on a slogan when family members and local Tibetans welcomed him. Tsekyab was arrested by the Chinese authorities two years back on August 12 for allegedly distributing political literature as a member of “Anti-Communist Tibetan Youth Party.”
Lodoe Pasang's suicide incident occurred days after the authorities arrested their local chief, Wangdak last Tuesday, August 12, during which the local Tibetans held a peaceful protest to request for the chief's release.
The last major recruitment that took place in 2004 saw about 400 applicants, out of which more than 300 showed up for the auditions, but this year they received only 36.
The educational organization was set up in 2001, and since then have given over 250 training and workshops on peaceful resolutions.
"This is the first year of Narendra Modi's Prime Ministership and on behalf of all the Tibetans, I wish Shri Modi and his team of cabinet a very successful term," said Lobsang Sangay, head of CTA.
The institution currently has 252 students from different nationalities taking part in its various programs.
Chief Wangdak, around 45, originally from Shugpa area of Denma Township, who was also the president of Demna Horse Race Festival was arrested around midnight on Monday.
"On this day, to defeat the demonic China, we will take strong commitment to do all the activities jointly," said Mr. Pankaj Goel, President of Indian Tibet Support Group.
Venerable Lobsang Gyatso, Principle of the Kirti Tibetan Education Center, shared the aims and objectives of the institution and their teaching system.
The talk took place during his visit to the TCV Youth Hostel in Rohini, Delhi which was attended by over 300 college going Tibetan students on August 9, 2014.
The panel discussion was attended by family members of drug and alcohol addicts along with NGOs and community leaders.
Organized by the International Buddhist Confederation, the exhibition will be for public view between August 9 to 16, 2014.
There are over 100 restaurants and guest houses situated at the Samyeling Tibetan Colony based in Majnu-Ka- Tila, Delhi, India.
Based in the capital city of India, "Empowering the Vision Project" headed by Augatsang Youdon, a member of Tibetan Parliament in Exile was founded in 2007.
The meeting of the poets were organized by Empowering the Vision and the Raed Leaf Poetry-India.
The inaugural ceremony was attended by over a hundred Tibetans including Tenzing Jigme, President of Tibetan Youth Congress; Tashi Tsering Director of Amnye Machen Institute; Jamphel Dhakpa, Principal of College of Higher Tibetan Studies Sarah; Sonam Gyaltsen, Tibetan MP among others.
The training will cover vital areas such as-the practical aspects of understanding gender, patriarchy, gender socialization, tackling dilemmas, and stereotypes.
Rights group says accounts posted English-language articles that attacked Dalai Lama, portrayed Tibet as a 'contented and idyllic Chinese province'
"We wanted to recreate the protest and educate mass his eight years sentencing for merely citing faith in the Dalai Lama, speaking about freedom of expression," said Tenzin Tselha, SFT India Director
Tibet Charity has set up a free Hepatitis B blood test booth, where walk ins were encouraged and assisted with diagnosis of the Hep B Virus.
Due to his pre-scheduled programs in United States, the long life prayer ceremony will be conducted on June 21, 2015 which falls on his lunar calender birthday.
Mrs Dolkar Lhamo, head of the counseling section spoke about the aims and objectives of introducing art and crafts in Tibetan schools.
The book containing 519 pages is a compilation of articles on various issues including the Sino Tibetan Dialogue, Dalai Lama's Reincarnation, Middle Way Approach, Education Policies, and the Exile Tibetan Community among many others.
Tibet is highly sensitive region, not just because of continued opposition to Chinese control, but because of its strategic position next to India, Nepal, Myanmar
The Speakers were Dr. Dibyesh Anand, Tibetologist and Professor at Westminster College in London, Lobsang Yeshi, an Exile Parliamentarian, and Tenzin Tsundue, a Tibetan Poet and Activist.
After his tour of Italy and Ladakh for the last six weeks, he finally returns to his exile seat in northern India on July 21, 2014.
The one month program aims to give intensive training in Tibetan language, Meditation, Culture, Civilization, Buddhist Philosophy, and Practice.
He talked about the decline of studies in the Tibetan monastic institutions in India.
Choelo Thar, director of the new section, gave a brief introduction in Chinese and Tibetan at the gathering, and shared their future plans.
Ruthok monastery in Tibet was founded in 1337 C.E. and during the time of 7th Dalai Lama, it was put under Sera Je monastery in central Tibet.
At a press conference in Dharamsala moderated by the International Tibet Network, Guchusum Freedom Movement for Tibet, Student for a Free Tibet, and Tibetan Women's Association jointly issued a statement.
He urged the monastic institutions not to indulge in politics, and the local people to learn Tibetan language if they want to study the words of Buddha [Kangyur] and treatises written by Indian Pandits.
Scores of Tibetans writers and lawmakers gathered in the conference hall of Library of Tibetan Works and Archives for the book launch gathering.
He replaces Kirti Dolkar Lhamo, who submitted her resignation last November citing personal reasons.
The Center for Human Rights and Democracy screened films on Central Tibetan Administration and the human rights situation inside Tibet.
The program featured poetry and songs in praise of the Dalai Lama to take part in the Central Tibetan Administration's '2014 year of Dalai Lama.'