A video emerged of a public function in February, where a little boy asked the Tibetan spiritual leader for a hug
26 Apr 2023 12:17 AM
Many cultural practices once deemed innocent, have of late been reviewed to reflect current realities
20 Apr 2023 12:00 AM
Governmental decision-making still characterised by ad hocism and a tendency to grandstand
22 Nov 2022 12:00 AM
The lawmakers advocated for a US policy towards Tibet that protects the rights, autonomy and dignity of the Tibetan people
15 Dec 2021 11:11 AM
The Tibetan spiritual leader also said he has no particular plans to meet Chinese leader Xi Jinping
10 Nov 2021 11:01 AM
The Dalai Lama said he was encouraged to see that the younger generations were demanding concrete action on climate change
31 Oct 2021 10:32 AM
Author Alexander Norman’s book traces the tragic sequence of events that marked the Dalai Lama’s life
25 Sep 2021 11:18 PM
Viewed from a political angle, many issues would be solved if the Dalai Lama decides to go for an 'emanation'
16 Jun 2021 9:03 AM
Tibet remains deeply devoted to Buddhism where the Dalai Lama is revered as the spiritual head despite his self-exile to India since 1959
30 Aug 2020 11:15 AM
Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the second highest spiritual authority in Tibetan Buddhism after Dalai Lama, is world's youngest political prisoner
15 May 2020 10:04 AM
The Aussie got the opportunity to meet Dalai Lama in 2011 while he was playing for Chennai Super Kings in the Indian Premier League
13 Apr 2020 1:34 PM
Lastly, the Lama, 'being a Tibetan' himself, further called for the preservation of Tibetan culture and customs.
25 Dec 2019 2:48 PM
The Dalai Lama and China had recognized Ogyen Trinley Dorje as the true Karmapa and not Trinley Thaye Dorje.
29 Nov 2019 2:30 AM
Ambassador Brownback said the spiritual leader deserves respect and that the succession process be picked by his faith community.
22 Nov 2019 12:56 PM
The Dalai Lama once travelled incessantly, drawing huge Western audiences with his good-humoured lectures on compassion and happiness.
09 Nov 2019 10:48 AM
China claims control over the selection, asserting that the successor to the Dalai Lama has to be endorsed by it.
29 Oct 2019 5:59 PM
The Chinese plan for the worst that could come their way in pursuit of critical objectives.
16 Oct 2019 1:06 AM
Asked about freedom of Tibet, Dalai Lama recalled that the former PM Nehru had advised him that the UN cannot do much.
14 Oct 2019 9:07 AM
Beijing took control over Tibet in 1951 and ever since then they have refused to hold talks with the Dalai Lama.
03 Oct 2019 5:58 PM
US is hoping to make clear that Beijing would face international opprobrium if it tries to take over the reincarnation process.
19 Sep 2019 3:15 PM