Dharamshala —“His Holiness gives us a message of humanity and compassion, spreading a message of peace throughout the country, inspiring not only Tibetans but all citizens of India, and I thank him on behalf of the Himachal Pradesh government,” said Chief Minister Shri Jai Ram Thakur of Himachal Pradesh on the occasion of the 87th birth anniversary of His Holiness the Dalai Lama on July 6, 2022.
Dharamshala — Gaden Tri Rinpoche, Jangtse Choeje Rinpoche, the abbots of the member monasteries of Geluk International Foundation, and their academic advisors, Prof Virander Chauhan, Ashok Thakur, and Prof Prakash Chandra, met His Holiness the Dalai Lama, to discuss the establishment of a "Buddhist Institute" to preserve the unique form of study introduced at Nalanda Monastic University in Bihar, India in the 5th century.
New York — Tibetans staged a demonstration outside the Chinese consulate in New York on June 25, 2022, to raise awareness of the Tibetan issue and human rights violations committed in the region by the Chinese authorities. "Stop killing in Tibet, stop torturing in Tibet, stop the genocide in Tibet, stop lying to the world, Free Tibet, China out", they shouted in protest against the Chinese government.
Washington, D.C — “The participants call on all parliaments to take coordinated action, and to hold their governments accountable for upholding international law in regard to Tibet, including by fulfilling their States’ obligations and responsibilities under international law to treat Tibet as an occupied country and not as a part of China,” stated the Washington DC Declaration of eighth World Parliamentarians’ Convention on Tibet, held from 22 to 23 June 2022.