FILE - Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama speaks at a news conference in Yokohama, south of Tokyo.
The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader arrived in Washington after celebrating Tibetan New Year of wood horse with the Tibetans in Minnesota.
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.
Tibetans celebrated Losar, which is the Tibetan word for new year on March 2, 2014
The Dalai Lama’s Audience to Tibetans in Los Angeles, California on Feb 27, 2014.
Tapey was the first Tibetan inside Tibet to set himself ablaze in Aba, Sichuan Province on February 27, 2009.
"We all have the same potential for good and bad. We all want to live a happy life and have the right to do so," said the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader.
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.
Goshul Lobsang was arrested by the Chinese officials on May 5, 2010 with the allegation that he lead the 2008 Machu Protest.
Sarah Sewall, a Harvard and Oxford graduate was appointed to the post last Friday by John Kerry, US Secretary of State.
'Dalai Lama Day' was honored in the city of Richmond and Berkeley, California.
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.
Beijing warns there will be consequences for US if meeting is not canceled
US urges China to reopen talks with exiled Tibetan spiritual leader
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.
It is not known whether the causes for the health problems are due to hazardous ingredients in food products such as packaged meat snacks and sodas made in under regulated factories, or through contaminated food being sold long after the manufacturer’s expiration dates.
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.
This is the second self-immolation this year, making the total number of known self-immolators in Tibet since February 2009 to 127 Tibetans from various parts of Tibet.
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.
The conference began on February 11, 2014 and was attended by 40 students from 12 colleges in India.
The boys, all from Trido Township of Sog County, TAR, used sand to write the slogan on the surface of frozen Salween River (or Gyalmo Ngulchu), one of the four most famous rivers in Kham area of Tibet.
"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.
In the first self-immolation protest to take place this year in Tibet or Tibetan regions, a 27 year old man named Phagmo Samdrub set fire to himself on Wednesday at 9:30 pm local time.
He is scheduled to visit the United States from February 22 to March 7, 2014
The hospital, since its establishment in 1971, have been the forefront hospital in providing comprehensive healthcare for Tibetans in exile.
"The symposium is not about women's right. It is to prepare and equip Tibetan women to prepare a better society," said Tsahi Dolma, President of the Tibetan Women's Association.
The program was organized with the help of Foundation for Universal Responsibility of the Dalai Lama under its program called WISCOM.
Scientists, scholars, and academicians were invited to present their papers on the nature of consciousness in neuroscience, psychology, and religious perspectives towards it.
Tibetans were required to show identification cards, and the authorities had banned large number of Tibetans talking in cafes and restaurants.
Panchen Lama is the second highest lama in the Gelugpa lineage of Tibetan Buddhism.
Massive project affecting 2.3 million people has been denounced by Tibetans living in exile and by Chinese environmental activists
Takna Jigme Sangpo was initially arrested in 1960 with the allegation that we was corrupting minds of children with reactionary ideas while teaching at the Lhasa Primary School.