Dharamshala, India — On the occasion of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's 71st birthday, His Holiness the Dalai Lama of Tibet wished him long and healthy life and thanked India for its warm and generous hospitality to Tibetans.
New York, US — While China celebrated the 70th anniversary of the so-called "peaceful liberation of Tibet" in Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, Tibetans in New York staged protest against China's 70-year illegal occupation of Tibet, shouted "Tibet belongs to Tibetans, China get out of Tibet, free Tibet now".
Dharamshala, India — “Most of the problems in today's conflict-ridden world come from a lack of brotherhood and compassion. We should make our humanity more compassionate. We have neglected these values and become filled with hatred. This has led to wars and violence in the world,” said His Holiness the Dalai Lama while giving teaching to students from Indonesia.