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Radio / Youth & Education

Pema Dechen Gorap invites guests to discuss topics of interest to young people in this live call-in radio program every Thursday.

  • Schedule: Thursdays
  • Local Time: 1000
  • UTC Time: 1400
  • Duration: 20 minutes
  • Listen: MP3

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December 11, 2014

Significance of December 10

Interview with Human Rights Activist, Director of Tibet House, Spain, and Tibetan MP for European Tibetans, VenerableThupten Wangchen, on the significance of December 10 as the International Human Rights Day. This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Dalai Lama receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. Wangchen believes the Dalai Lama’s Nobel Peace Prize has internationalized the Tibet issue, furthering world peace and religious harmony.


December 11, 2014

Significance of December 10

Interview with Human Rights Activist, Director of Tibet House, Spain, and Tibetan MP for European Tibetans, VenerableThupten Wangchen, on the significance of December 10 as the International Human Rights Day. This year marks the 25th Anniversary of the Dalai Lama receiving the Nobel Peace Prize. Wangchen believes the Dalai Lama’s Nobel Peace Prize has internationalized the Tibet issue, furthering world peace and religious harmony.


November 28, 2014

Celebrating Thanksgiving in Tibetan style

Interview with Tenzin Palkyi, MN, Tenzin Dasel, Madison, and Dechen Tsering, CA. Palkyi said she finds Thanksgiving day a great opportunity to connect with family and friends. However, for dinner, her family enjoys Tibetan food instead. Dasel too observes Thanksgiving, and this year, him and his fiance are adding a small stuffed turkey for dinner. Tsering lauds its significance as a day of family gathering and to reflect on kindness of others.


November 20, 2014

Traditional Tibetan Medicine for Aspiring Tibetan Doctors

Interview with Tsewang Tamdin, Chief Medical Officer, Tibetan Medical Center, Dharamsala., and a Personal Physician to the Dalai Lama. Dr. Tamdin said that an intensive six-year course is offered at the Center, at the end of which, a student graduates as a full-fledged Tibetan Medicine Doctor. A total of 250 doctors have graduated from the Medical Institute in the last fifty years.


November 06, 2014

Study Tibetan Language to Appreciate Tibetan Culture, says Dalai Lama

Excerpts of the Dalai Lama’s address to over six thousand people, predominantly Tibetans at the Convention Center, Manhattan, NYC on November 5, 2014. In almost two hours of talk to Tibetans, the Dalai Lama urged Tibetan children to study their rich language, so that they appreciate the depth of Tibetan culture. He also urged them to maintain their age old tradition of love and compassion.


November 04, 2014

Traveling Far and Wide to Greet the Dalai Lama in Alabama

Interview with Ngawang Chemi, Vice President, Tibetan Association of MN, and Ven. Tenzin Deshek, the lone Tibetan resident in Birmingham, Alabama, who hosted many of the out-of-town Tibetans during the just-concluded first ever visit of the Dalai Lama to Alabama. Chemi said that his group consisted of nearly 200 Tibetans, who traveled by air, bus and private cars, eager to show their respect and gratitude to the Dalai Lama.


September 25, 2014

Educating Multi-cultural Students with Tibetan Perspective

Interview with Professor Tenzin Dorjee, Assistant Professor at the Department of Human Communication Studies, California State University at Fullerton. Dorjee said that his Tibetan philosophy and culture background provides a useful perspective in educating multi-cultural students at the University. He urges Tibetan students to go the extra mile in finding resources to achieve their academic goals, by doing thorough research and outreach.

Pema Dechen Gorap  invites young Tibetans to discuss topics of interest to Tibetan youth in this live call-in radio program. Listeners can call in and participate in the show every Thursday. Emails are always welcome and will be addressed on upcoming shows. Contact youth & education at youngtibetans@voanews.com


To participate in the Live Show from Tibet and China, Call:108888 - 866 - 837 - 5159 and from elsewhere around the world, Call: + 1- 202 - 619-3774
 

  • Schedule: Thursdays
  • Local Time: 1000
  • UTC Time: 1400
  • Duration: 20 minutes
  • Listen: MP3

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