Thursday 2014/07/24

Tibet

A Tibetan Man Self-Immolates in Palung, Amdo Tsoshar (Qinghai)

A Tibetan man in his early 20s carried out a self-immolation at around 8 PM local time today (February 24, 2013) in Haidong Prefecture in Qinghai Province.

Phakmo Dhondup set fire to himself near or within the grounds of Jhakhyu
ng Monastery.

Reports say that monks from the monastery rushed him to a local hospital but the seriousness of his injuries are unclear at present. A source who has close contacts in the area, told VOA that monks at Jakhyung monastery have been holding prayers for Dhondup’s life and that his condition is unknown at this time. Security has been heightened in the region following the self-immolation and a large security force has descended on the monastery.

Phakmo Dhondup  is from  the nearby town of Tsaphuk. His father’s name is Shawo, and he has an older sibling.
This forum has been closed.
Comments
     
There are no comments in this forum. Be first and add one

LATEST NEWS

Your JavaScript is turned off or you have an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.
Kunleng News Jul 23, 2014i
X
23.07.2014
དཀྱིལ་ཤར་གྱི་འཐབ་འཁྲུག་མཚམས་འཇོག་ཡོང་ཐབས། མ་ལེ་ཤི་ཡའི་གནམ་གྲུའི་ཆག་སྒོ་ལ་རྒྱལ་སྤྱིའི་རྟོག་དཔྱོད། མ་ལེ་ཤི་ཡའི་གནམ་གྲུའི་ཆག་སྒོ་ལ་རྒྱལ་སྤྱིའི་རྟོག་དཔྱོད། མཛད་འཕྲིན་ལེགས་གྲུབ་དང་བཞུགས་སྒར་དུ་ཞབས་སོར། འཕྲུལ་སྒྲའི་རྒྱུད་ལམ་བེད་སྤྱོད་ལོག་པ་གཏོང་བ། ཨ་མི་རི་ཀ་ཟླ་བའི་སྟེང་དུ་འགྲོ་སྐྱོད་བྱས་ཏེ་ལོ་ངོ་༤༥འཁོར་བ།

KUNLENG DISCUSSION

Your JavaScript is turned off or you have an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.
Launch of Book Series On Mind And Matter Sciences In Buddhismi
X
23.07.2014
Kunleng discusses the ‘Compendium of Buddhist Science’, a series of books that draw scientific material from the Kangyur and Tengyur texts that was launched recently by His Holiness the Dalai Lama during the Kalachakra teachings in Leh, Ladakh. Guest : Tromthog Rinpoche, Abbot of Namgyal Monastery and head of the selected team of Tibetan Buddhist Scholars.
Video

Video Launch of Book Series On Mind And Matter Sciences In Buddhism

Kunleng discusses the ‘Compendium of Buddhist Science’, a series of books that draw scientific material from the Kangyur and Tengyur texts that was launched recently by His Holiness the Dalai Lama during the Kalachakra teachings in Leh, Ladakh. Guest : Tromthog Rinpoche, Abbot of Namgyal Monastery and head of the selected team of Tibetan Buddhist Scholars.
Video

Video Dharamsala Men-Tsee-Khang’s New Chinese Section

The Tibetan Medical And Astrological Institute launches an initiative to introduce Tibetan medicine to Chinese people through its new Chinese language section.
Video

Video Exile Tibetan Parliament’s Letter To Xi Jinping

Kunleng discusses the exile Parliament’s appeal to President Xi Jinping to allow a fact finding mission to Tibet, and to take steps towards resolving the issue of Tibet through the resumption of talks.
Video

Video Sister Settlements Project

The sister settlements projects between Tibetan Associations of New York & New Jersey and the Tibetan refugee settlements of Bandara and Hunsur in India. Guest: Kunga Thinley and Kalsang Gyatso, former President and Vice President of New York and New Jersey Tibetan Associations
Video

Video Refugee Status for Tibetans in Europe

The impact of changing immigration laws in Switzerland and Belgium on Tibetan asylum seekers in the two countries. Chidue Wangpo Tethong, Representative of Tibetans in Europe in the Tibetan Parliament in Exile.
More

CYBER TIBET

Your JavaScript is turned off or you have an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.
Cyber Tibet Jul 11, 2014i
X
11.07.2014
Cyber Tibet introduces two new literature websites, www.korawa.com/, http://tsanpo.com/ , discusses how the internet is impacting Tibetan language with writer-researcher Chung Tsering and historian blogger Sherab, and concludes with a birthday song for the Dalai lama by a Dekyi Choedon.
Video

Video Cyber Tibet Jul 11, 2014

Cyber Tibet introduces two new literature websites, www.korawa.com/, http://tsanpo.com/ , discusses how the internet is impacting Tibetan language with writer-researcher Chung Tsering and historian blogger Sherab, and concludes with a birthday song for the Dalai lama by a Dekyi Choedon.
Video

Video Cyber Tibet June 27th, 2014

Cyber Tibet introduces a new science website http://www.tsaluma.com/ , looks at Tibetan netizen’s discussion on Tibetan social media photos including pictures of novelist and Tibetan Filmmaker Pema Tseden, interviews internet commenter Thupten Norsang on humorous short videos from Tibet, and plays a music video by Tenpa Wangmo which was reposted by exile singer Phurbu T Namgyal on his facebook account.

Contact Us