Sunday 2016/02/07

Tibet

Tibetan Man Self-immolates in Luchu, in Gansu Province

A 27 year old Tibetan man has self-immolated and died in Luchu county on Monday, February 25, 2013. Sources told VOA that Tsezung Kyab carried out his self-burning protest at around 1:30 pm (local time) at an open ground in front of the prayer hall of Gaden Shedrup Choekhorling monastery in Xitsang Township of Luchu County.

The area is in the Kanlho Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Gansu Province. Kyab is reported to be a cousin of Pema Dorjee, a man who self-immolated in the same area on December 8, 2012. The large number of Tibetans who had gathered at the monastery to observe Chotrul Duechen (Day of Offerings), a religious festival, prevented the security forces from extinguishing the fire, allowing Kyab to accomplish his protest and end his suffering.  

The Tibetans were also able to prevent Kyab’s body from being taken into custody, and instead transported it to his home village of Choedkhor, near Xitsang Township in Luchu county.
 
Tibetan Man Self-immolates in Luchu, in Gansu Province
Tibetan Man Self-immolates in Luchu, in Gansu Provincei
|| 0:00:00
...    
 
X


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 Feb 5, 2016i
X
05.02.2016
བཀའ་ཤག་གི་དུས་འཁོར་དབང་ཆེན་ཕྱིར་འགྱངས་གནང་བའི་གནད་དོན་ཐད་གསར་འགོད་གསལ་བཤད། ཨ་རིའི་གཞུང་གསོལ་གསོལ་འདེབས་མཛད་སྒོ། རྒྱ་གར་གི་མཚོ་དམག ཉི་ཧོང་གི་སྲན་གཏོར་དུས་ཆེན། བྱང་ཀོ་རི་ཡ། ཨ་རིའི་རྒྱལ་སྲུང་ལས་དོན་གྱི་སྔོན་རྩིས། སྲི་རི་ཡ།

KUNLENG DISCUSSION

Your JavaScript is turned off or you have an old version of Adobe's Flash Player. Get the latest Flash player.
United States Presidential Primaryi
X
05.02.2016
Kunleng discusses the US presidential primary process, results of the recently held Iowa caucus, and effects of the presidential campaigns on voters. Guests: Buchung Tsering, Vice President, International Campaign for Tibet, and Tseten Wangchuk, Editor, VOA Tibetan.
Video

Video United States Presidential Primary

Kunleng discusses the US presidential primary process, results of the recently held Iowa caucus, and effects of the presidential campaigns on voters. Guests: Buchung Tsering, Vice President, International Campaign for Tibet, and Tseten Wangchuk, Editor, VOA Tibetan.
Video

Video Science for Monks

Kunleng discusses Science for Monk, a project aimed to develop the leadership needed to sustain and engage scientific learning with Buddhism, and to disseminate the work of the monastics and their unique perspective on science and spirituality.Guest: Karma Thupten, Head of Science Department of Library of Tibetan Works and Archive
Video

Video Snow Lion Tibetan Studies: Monastic learning Center for Lay Students

Kunleng discusses the aims and objectives of the snow Lion Tibetan studies, a school run by Gyudmed Tantric College, where lay students of all ages study Tibetan Buddhism and language. Guest: Geshe Tsering Tashi, Principal of Snow Lion Tibetan Studies
Video

Video Monlam Grand Tibetan Dictionary 1.0

Kunleng discusses the newly released Monlam Grand Tibetan Dictionary 1.0 which contains entries for 107,113 words, developed by Monlam IT in collaboration with 21 editor groups around the world.
Video

Video Personal Experience of Nangpa-la Shooting Survivor

Pawo Sither, a survivor of the Nangpa la shooting incident in September 2006 tells Kunleng his account of the Chinese border police shooting unarmed Tibetans attempting to flee Tibet via Nangpa la pass in the Himalayas, where at-least two Tibetans were killed and 32 including children were taken into Chinese custody.
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 Feb 5, 2016i
X
05.02.2016
པན་ཆེན་སྐུ་ཕྲེང་བཅུ་བ་རྗེས་དྲན། གསེར་ཉ་རྙི་ལ་ཚུད་པ། དར་ཐོག་གི་མ་ཎི་སྒྱུ་རྩལ། དར་དཀར་རིག་གནས། བོད་བསྐྱར་ལེན་གྱི་དྲ་ལམ་ལས་འགུལ། མཎ་ཧྡོ་ལེན་རྡུང་ལེན་སྲོལ་གཏོད་པ་བདུད་བྷེ་དང་ཁོང་གི་གླུ་གཞས།
Video

Video Cyber Tibet Feb 5, 2016

པན་ཆེན་སྐུ་ཕྲེང་བཅུ་བ་རྗེས་དྲན། གསེར་ཉ་རྙི་ལ་ཚུད་པ། དར་ཐོག་གི་མ་ཎི་སྒྱུ་རྩལ། དར་དཀར་རིག་གནས། བོད་བསྐྱར་ལེན་གྱི་དྲ་ལམ་ལས་འགུལ། མཎ་ཧྡོ་ལེན་རྡུང་ལེན་སྲོལ་གཏོད་པ་བདུད་བྷེ་དང་ཁོང་གི་གླུ་གཞས།
Video

Video Cyber Tibet Jan 22, 2016

དྲ་སྣང་གི་བོད། ༢༠༡༥ ཟླ་ ༡ ཚེས་༢༢
Video

Video Cyber Tibet Jan 8, 2016

Cyber Tibet looks at the first internet stickers of Tibetan monks, senior scholar Jamphel Gyatso’s Weibo posts, A Qinghai Tibetan TV hostess’ internet photos of environmental damage in Tibet, a viral video of a Tibetan circle dance in a snow field, netizen debate on the campaign to destroy animal fur clothing sparked by online photos of a Tibetan couple wearing fur in their wedding pictures, videos and Facebook page of Tibetan Muslims,

Contact Us