Dharamshala, India— Tibetans in Dharamshala held a candlelight vigil to express their solidarity with the current critical situation in Tibet and China, and they said, “current Covid restriction policy is a hidden policy to eradicate Tibetan people and Tibetan culture from this earth. We strongly condemn the misuse of such policy by Chinese officials.”
Dharamshala, India – A long life prayer offered to His Holiness the Dalai Lama by Drepung Gomang Monastery and Lhadhen Chotrul Monlam Chenmo Trust on Wednesday. His Holiness said, "Monks and nuns in Tibetan monasteries and in the entire Himalayan region, continue to study and practice the Dharma. Learn to recognise destructive emotions and to tackle them. "
Dharamshala — TCV Global Family and North American Tibetan Association Offer Long life Prayers to His Holiness the Dalai Lama on October 26, and His Holiness said, “I meditate on bodhichitta and emptiness every day, as a result of which I feel at ease in my mind and I am physically fit. So, I urge all of you too to work hard to develop bodhichitta, which will bring you peace of mind.”
Dharamshala, India — Students for a Free Tibet organised a signature campaign to call on Thermo Fisher to stop selling Chinese DNA kits that are used to steal the DNA of innocent Tibetans, even as young as five years old. They said, "Thermofisherscientific has a responsibility to its shareholders and the wider international community to do their due diligence and ensure that the company's products are not used for repression."
Dharamshala, India – Tibetans in exile held a protest against China on the occasion of the 20th National Congress of the Communist Party of China (CPC), to protest against the illegal occupation of Tibet, the harsh and repressive policies in Tibet, and call on China to immediately stop its harsh and unpractical Covid policies in Tibet and provide adequate health care services to Covid patients.
Dharamshala – His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibet, said in a message to Tibetans in Tibet on Tuesday: "China is changing and the day will come when we, Tibetans in exile and Tibetans in Tibet will be reunited and will be able to meditate together on bodhicitta and the view of emptiness."