Dharamshala: Lobsang Tharchen is a gentle Buddhist monk who lives in Dharamshala, northern India. He resides in a small room with basic amenities: a kettle, a pot, a bed and a TV. A small window looks out onto a functional concrete courtyard.

 

Dharamshala: When Richard Moore heard His Holiness the Dalai Lama speak for the first time about conflict, forgiveness and compassion it was like hearing someone articulating his true feelings; what Richard had always thought and felt, "Forgiveness is a gift to yourself'' the Dalai Lama said, and that's what I had always thought too, said Richard.

 

Dharamshala: When Tsering Dorjee (AKA the Lion Man) was a small boy in Tibet, he was a free spirit, uncontained by any limits or boundaries. Anyone who watches his flamboyant one-man shows in Dharamshala, northern India, today would concur that the same still holds true.

Dharamshala: - In the third of a series of special interviews conducted by American journalist Paul Eggers, Lukar Sham, Vice President of Gu Chu Sum college for Tibetan ex-political prisoners in Dharamsala, north India, speaks about his time in prison in Tibet and the future of the Tibetan movement.

Dharamshala: - In the final part of a series of special interviews conducted by American journalist Paul Eggers, Tsering Samdup, storekeeper at Gu Chu Sum college for Tibetan ex-political prisoners in Dharamsala, north India, describes participating in a protest in Tibetan capital Lhasa, and his subesequent imprisonment and torture.

Dharamshala: - In the second of a series of interviews conducted by American journalist Paul Eggers, Penpa Tsering describes how his former role as a worker in a Chinese government office affected the treatment he received in jail in Lhasa.

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