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Increasing Number of Tibetan College Students In India

Interview with Dhondup, Director, TCV Youth hostel, Bangalore, India, who oversees daily activities of college students enrolled in some of the best Indian colleges and universities in South India. Dhondup said that there are 230 students currently staying at his hostel; and the students engage in extracurricular Tibetan programs to further their Tibetan language and culture, which includes exchange program with students from different parts of India, mainly the North-East, and Nepal. Dhondup said that with the beginning of the new school year, he is noticing an increasing number of Tibetan students throughout colleges in Bangalore.