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His Holiness the Dalai Lama arriving in Dharamshala, India on 27 Feb 2010. Photo: TPI/Yagyal Sham

His Holiness Dalai Lama Returns to Dharamshala After Meeting with Obama

Dharamshala, Tibet's political and spiritual leader, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, returned to Dharamshala, on 27 February after his visit to the United States, where His Holiness met US President Barack Obama. Last Updated on Tuesday, 02 March 2010 18:12

13th Dalai Lama’s Exile to India Commemorated in Dharamshala

Dharamshala: The Tibetan Government-in-exile this morning marked the centenary of the 13th Dalai Lama Thupten Gyaltso's exile to India. The official ceremony was held at main Tibetan temple in Dharamshala, India, where His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama's residence based for last 50 years. Last Updated on Monday, 01 March 2010 19:04


Tibetan Settlement Conference gets Underway

Dharamshala: The 6th Biennial Conference of Tibetan Settlement Officers' on Administration began today in Gankyi staff Mess Hall, Dharamsala. It was organised by the Department Home of the Central Tibetan Administration. The Tibetan Prime Minister Samdhong Rinpoche and other ministers of departments of government are attending, along with the heads and coordinators of Tibetan settlements all across India, Nepal and Bhutan. Last Updated on Wednesday, 24 February 2010 17:45


Learning is the Only Way to Preserve Tibetan Language: Samdhong Rinpoche

Dharamshala: Tibetan Language Inheritance society observed the UNESCO International Mother Language Day in Yongling School Hall, Mcleod Ganj yesterday. A panel discussion was also organized on the topic of the preservation of the Tibetan language.

Last Updated on Monday, 22 February 2010 18:25

Big Turnout for Incense Burning Ceremony on the Fourth Day of Losar

Dharamshala: The Tibetan United Association this year organized the ancient incense-burning ceremony traditional on the fourth day of Losar. The ceremony in Lhagyalri, Dharamsala was attended by over 1000 Tibetan monks, nuns and lay people.

Last Updated on Friday, 19 February 2010 17:15

SFT Launch Raise Our Flag Campaign To Observe Losar

Dharamshala: Students for a Free Tibet (SFT) are tomorrow launching ‘Raise our Flag', a new campaign to mark the first day of Losar 2137. 500 flags will be distributed, and Tibetans and supporters will be urged to raise the flags to mark the beginning of the year of the Iron Tiger; a time for change, hope, renewal and an action to express a renewed commitment and solidarity with the Tibetan people.


Last Updated on Friday, 19 February 2010 17:15