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Tibetans in Tibet participate in Kalachakra, defying warnings

Dharamshala — Defying warnings by authorities, Tibetans living in northwest China’s Qinghai province are privately engaging in religious observances coinciding with the major Buddhist ceremony, Kalachakra, in India led by exiled spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama, sources in the region say.


Border security tightened in Tibet to combat "growing incidents"

London — Tighter security regulations are being implemented in Tibet's border region to combat what state-run media refers to as, "growing incidents of separatist and terrorist activities."

Last Updated on Monday, 09 January 2017 19:42

China denies barring tibetans from kalachakra prayer events in India

Dharamshala — China has denied criticism that thousands of Tibetans were forcibly barred by Chinese government from taking part in the Kalachakra prayer event in Bodh Gaya of India, saying that the entire event is as 'a political tool' to propagate ideas of 'hating' China.

Last Updated on Monday, 09 January 2017 10:10
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Tibetans told families will be harmed, forced to miss religious event

Bodh Gaya — With more than 100,000 devotees from around the world attending His Holiness the Dalai Lama's Kalachackra empowerment in Bodh Gaya, ceremony organizers are lamenting the absense of nearly 7,000 Tibetans from Tibet who were allegedly barred by Chinese authorities from taking part in the event.

Last Updated on Friday, 06 January 2017 17:36

Despite wide criticism, hundreds more expelled from Larung Gar, Tibet

Dharamshala — As official demolition of Larung Gar Buddhist Academy in Serta County in eastern Tibet continues, Chinese authorities have unlawfully expelled hundreds more monks and nuns from the Larung Gar Buddhist Academy, leaving many of those left behind fainting and in tears over the forced patriotic reeducation in Tibet.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 04 January 2017 18:04
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Tibetan teen detained, beaten after peaceful protest in Tibet

Dharamshala — Chinese police in Sichuan’s Ngaba county have allegedly detained and beaten a young Tibetan last week after he conducted a solo protest calling for Tibetan freedom in the eighth such protest reported in the county so far this year, sources said.

Last Updated on Monday, 26 December 2016 14:22