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  • CTA President Condoles Demise of former Sikkim CM Nar Bhandari

    Dharamshala: The President of Central Tibetan Administration Dr Lobsang Sangay expressed deep condolences over the demise of Nar Bahadur, Former Chief Minister of Sikkim. Shri Nar Bahadur Bhandari breathed his last on 16 July at Primus Hospital in Delhi, after a prolonged illness. He was 77. President Dr Sangay said, “I, on behalf of Central […]

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  • No Religion Preaches Discrimination: His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Zanskar

    His Holiness the Dalai Lama conferring Avalokiteshvera Initiation (chenresig chaktong chentong wang) and a teaching on ‘Praise to the 17 great masters of Nalanda University’ at the Photang teaching ground, Zanskar, Jammu & Kashmir, Ladakh, 17 July 2017. Photo/Tenzin Phende/DIIR Zanskar: His Holiness the Dalai Lama initiated the conferring of Avalokiteshvera Initiation (chenresig chaktong chentong […]

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  • How to Be a Buddhist in Today’s World

    By the Dalai Lama, Opinion, The Wall Street Journal Read the original story here Once people adopt a religion, they should practice it sincerely. Truly believing in God, Buddha, Allah or Shiva should inspire one to be an honest human being. Some people claim to have faith in their religion but act counter to its […]

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  • Revival of Nalanda Tradition in Tibet, India and China, A Success Story: CTA President Dr Sangay

    President of Central Tibetan Administration, Dr Lobsang Sangay offering prayers at Vulture peak, Rajgir during his three-day visit to Rajgir, Nalanda and CUTS. Varanasi: The President of Central Tibetan Administration, Dr Lobsang Sangay on Friday addressed the students and faculty at the Central University for Tibetan Studies, Varanasi (CUTS).  Founded under the leadership of His […]

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  • India can contribute to Religious Harmony: His Holiness in Zanskar

    His Holiness the Dalai Lama speaking at the inauguration of Zanskar Health Care & Sowa Rigpa Research Institute, Padum, Zanskar, Ladakh on 16 July 2017. Photo/Tenzin Phende/DIIR Zanskar: His Holiness the Dalai Lama today inaugurated Zanskar Health Care and Sowa Rigpa Research Institute at Padum, Zanskar, Ladakh, His Holiness greeted people of Zanskar and thanked people […]

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  • His Holiness the Dalai Lama Deeply Saddened by Liu Xiaobo’s Passing Away

    Dharamshala: His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed deep sadness over the death of Chinese Nobel laureate Liu Xiaobo and offered condolence to wife Liu Xia and family. “I am deeply saddened to learn that fellow Nobel Laureate Liu Xiaobo has passed away while undergoing a lengthy prison sentence. I offer my prayers and condolences to […]

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