Beijing is bent on deciding succession of Tibet’s next Dalai Lama

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Members of the Buddhist faithful spin prayer wheels outside the Potala Palace in Lhasa in western China's Tibet Autonomous Region, Tuesday, June 1, 2021 (AP)   ...

Representative Tsering attends Wreath-Laying Ceremony at Victims of Communism Memorial

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Representative at the Wreath-Laying Ceremony at Victims of Communism Memorial. Washington DC: On a rainy Friday morning, Representative Ngodup Tsering attended a memorial organized by...

New parliamentarians to take oath of office on June 8

Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile building (File photo) By Choekyi Lhamo DHARAMSHALA, May 31: The newly elected parliamentarians of the 17th Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile (TPiE) are set to take oath of office...

Japan congratulates President-elect Penpa Tsering

Staff Reporter May 20, 2021 Shimomura Hakubun, Japan’s former education minister (L) and Mr. Makino Seishu, a former Parliament member and Representative of Save Tibet Network...

Creating Hope—His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s conversation with Pico Iyer

Staff Reporter May 20, 2021 Dharamshala, 19th May 2021: This morning, after His Holiness the Dalai Lama had smiled, waved and taken his seat in front of...

Penpa Tsering to lead Tibetans as new Sikyong

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Penpa Tsering will become Sikyong 2021 at the end of May, seen in an undated file photo.File photo/Tibet Sun/Contributor By Lobsang Wangyal McLEOD GANJ, India, 15...

Tibetan Elections: Preliminary round results and fallout

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An exile Tibetan monk casts his vote in the preliminary round of elections to choose a new Sikyong and members of the Parliament at...

Urge India to refrain from complicating situation along border, says China

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Zhao Lijian, Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson speaking at a press briefing on MondayBeijing , January 25 (ANI): Days after a physical brawl between the...

Buddhist Eco-monks and Tree Ordination

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Healthy forests are necessary to all aspects of modern life. They store carbon, help protect communities and infrastructure from the impacts of drought and...

Mount Everest is now 8,848.86 metres tall after measurement

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Mount Everest  Nepali: Sagarmāthā; Tibetan: Chomolungma Chinese:Zhūmùlǎngmǎ  is Earth's highest mountain above sea level, located in the Mahalangur Himal sub-range of the Himalayas. The China–Nepal border runs across its summit point.  Its elevation (snow height) of 8,848.86 m (29,032 ft) was most...