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The James Bond of Tibetan Buddhism: New Book

Dharamshala: Described by author Eric Weiner as 'the James Bond of Tibetan Buddhism', writer/activist Matteo Pistono has written a most unusual and interesting account of Tibet with his book "In the Shadow of the Buddha: Secret Journeys, Sacred Histories and Spiritual Discovery in Tibet" written through the eyes of a stranger hiding in plain sight. Last Updated on Thursday, 24 March 2011 14:38

 
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US Analyst Predicts Increased Tensions in Tibet

Dharamshala: The recent self-immolation of the young Tibetan monk Phuntsok and Tibetan spiritual leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama's retirement announcement will probably lead to increased tension in Tibet, if the predictions of Robert Barnett, director of Modern Tibetan Studies at New York's Colombia University, prove correct. Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 March 2011 14:47
 
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The True Implications of H.H the Dalai Lama’s Retirement

London: - While countries such as Libya and Egypt fight to overthrow their leaders, Tibet are insisting theirs stays in power. The Dalai Lama has ruled longer than Colonel Gaddafi and Hosni Mubarak combined, yet His Holiness's dedication and compassion has left women crying in the streets and politicians pleading in parliament in the wake of his announcement of retirement. Last Updated on Wednesday, 23 March 2011 14:46
 

Tibetans' Nascent Democracy in Exile: Writers Play Active Role

Dharamshala: In the midway results of the ongoing "Online Opinion Poll on 2011 Kalon Tripa Primary Election", 23 percent of participants responded "Yes" and 19 percent responded "Don't Know" to the concluding question, "As a result of the entire Kalon Tripa electoral process, do you believe we, as Tibetans, are more divided now than before?" Last Updated on Saturday, 12 March 2011 13:11
 
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Economy vs Human Rights in China's Harmonious Society

Dharamshala: Ever since the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) victory in 1949 after years of civil war, the authoritarian one-party system imposed on a ‘united' China has met with public resistance, posing a threat to the ruling party's iron grip on power. China is currently facing a difficult time as it struggles with globalisation and opening up its society and economy to the world. Last Updated on Wednesday, 09 March 2011 17:33
 
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China Hunts People like Animals in Tibet: Hu Jintao's Harmony?

Dharamshala: Tibet sinks further into suffering and chaos, with Chinese military incursions increasing and nothing being done by the United Nations, United States or European Union or the African and Arab worlds. And with the rise of Hu Jintao in the Chinese government, the future looks even grimmer. Last Updated on Monday, 28 February 2011 17:10
 

The real motives behind China's scientific expedition to Tibet?

The real motives behind China's scientific expedition to Tibet?

Dharamshala — China's second scientific exped...

The ongoing battle against Tuberculosis in the Tibetan Community

The ongoing battle against Tuberculosis in the Tibetan Community

Dharamshala — Tuberculosis (TB) continues to ...

Denver students descend on Dharamshala to stand with Tibet

Denver students descend on Dharamshala to stand with Tibet

Dharamshala — Every December since 2000, a gr...

TWA President speaks on gender equality and women's empowerment

TWA President speaks on gender equality and women's empowerment

Dharamshala — The main aim of the Tibetan Wom...

"Two More Years", a new book on Tibet: Author says no way back home

Dharamshala — If you are an avid reader of an...

A new book on Tibetans in exile: Mountains to Manhattan

A new book on Tibetans in exile: Mountains to Manhattan

Dharamshala — A new book focused on a Tibetan...

After US visa denial, Tibet Women's Soccer Team to compete in Canada

After US visa denial, Tibet Women's Soccer Team to compete in Canada

New Jersey, USA — After US visa denial, the T...

“From farm to plate, make food safe:” Tibetan Health Kalon

“From farm to plate, make food safe:” Tibetan Health Kalon

Dharamshala — On the occasion of World Health...

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