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International Mother’s Day Celebrated by TWA

Dharamashala: A screening of ‘Gyalyum Chemo: The Great Mother' and the recognition of two notable women within the community marked International Mother's Day yesterday in Mcleodganj.

Last Updated on Monday, 10 May 2010 17:23

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Leads Tibetans in Prayer for Earthquake Victims

Dharamshala: Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama this morning led a mass-prayer at main Tibetan Temple (Tsuglagkhang) to mark the passing of the third week since a 7.1 Magnitude earthquake devastated Kyigudo (Chinese: Yushu) County.


Last Updated on Thursday, 06 May 2010 14:15


100th Death Anniv. of Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche Marked in Dharamshala

Dharamshala: An important milestone for Tibetans was crossed on April 27th, 2010, as it marked the 100th death anniversary of Khyentse Rinpoche, one of the most respected religious leaders of Nyingma Tibetan Buddhist tradition. Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 April 2010 18:26

His Holiness  the Dalai Lama walking to the main Tibetan temple in Dharamshala to  attend a long-life prayer offering Jonangpa and Dharamshala Tibetans on  27 April 2010. Photo: TPI

Jonang Buddhist Sect and Dharamshala Tibetans offer Long-Life Prayers to His Holiness

Dharamshala: The followers of Jonang sect of Tibetan Buddhist Tradition and Tibetans living in Dharamshala, today, made grand long life prayer offerings to Tibetan spiritual leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the main temple, in Dharamshala. The ceremony commemorated the 50th anniversary of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's stay in India. Their prayers were also dedicated for the victims of the earthquake disaster in Tibet. The prayer cerenomy was led by the Khalkha Jetsun Dhampa, the head of Jonang tradition. Last Updated on Thursday, 29 April 2010 19:21

 His Eminence  the XVII Gyalwa Karmapa (C) and the lamas of Gyuto monastery prays for  Kyigudo earthquake victims on Thursday, 22 April 2010. Photo/ Tibetnet

17th Gyalwa Karmapa Offers Prayers and Donations to Quake Victims

Dharamshala: His Eminence the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjee led a prayer ceremony this morning for the Kyigudo (Chinese: Yushu) county of eastern Tibet quake victims at his residential Gyuto monastery in Dharamshala, northern India. So far, there have been 2,046 reported deaths, most of them ethnic Tibetans. Last Updated on Friday, 23 April 2010 14:08

His Holiness  meets with Kyigudo quake victims on 18 April 2010. Photo:  Dalailama.com/Tenzin Choejor

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Meets Relatives of Earthquake Victims

Dharamsala: His Holiness offered his condolences and prayers to a group of students whose parents and relatives live in the earthquake affected area of Kyigudo, Eastern Tibet at his residence in Dharamsala on April 18th, 2010.