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BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Wednesday denounced in the strongest terms yet a visit by the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to a disputed stretch on the China-India border, saying he had provoked China by supporting India's claim to the region.
China has lashed out at India for hosting the Dalai Lama near their disputed border, warning that the Tibetan spiritual leader's visit has touched on the political foundation of the … Click to Continue »
Remember when the intersection of fashion and meditation used to be the most hilarious joke? For instance, in 2003's "How To Lose A Guy In 10 Days," protagonist Andie's boss Lana referred to the Dalai Lama as the "fabulous" guy "Richard Gere's always cavorting with." But lately, it seems that this... Continue reading
The Dalai Lama consecrated a Buddhist monastery in India’s remote northeast, amid Chinese warnings that the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader’s visit to a disputed border region would damage bilateral relations with India. Nearly 10,000 people, some of them from neighboring Bhutan, greeted the Dalai Lama at the religious site.
"Let the China government first say they believe in rebirth and find the reincarnation of Mao Zedong and Deng Xiaoping." [ more › ]
Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh, India, 9 April 2017 - His Holiness the Dalai Lama reached Yiga Choezin earlier today in order to do the preparatory rituals required for him to give an Avalokiteshvara Empowerment. At the request of local MLA Jambey Tashi he signed placards concerning projects in other places
GAUHATI, India (AP) — The exiled Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader said Saturday that it's up to his followers to decide whether the office of the Dalai Lama exists in the future.
The Dalai Lama traveled to the Himalayan Indian town of Tawang this week to begin days of important teachings that some observers see as a message to China that he may not be reborn within China’s satellite of influence, diluting its...Show More Summary
Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh, India, 8 April 2017 = Despite forecasts of thunderstorms in the vicinity, this morning the sun shone on the distant hills and there were large patches of blue in the skies over Tawang. His Holiness the Dalai Lama too was in a jovial mood when he emerged from his rooms at the top of the Dukhang, the main temple of the 17th century Tawang Monastery.
By Sunil Kataria TAWANG, India (Reuters) - Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama said on Saturday the Tibetan people should decide if they wanted to continue with his institution, adding that he wanted to convene a meeting of senior monks this year to start discussing his succession. Show More Summary
Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh, India, 7 April 2017 - When His Holiness the Dalai Lama came downstairs to leave Thupsung Dhargyeling Monastery this morning, the sun was shining on the hills in the distance and there was a welcome blue in the sky. Show More Summary
China likes to refer to the Dalai Lama as “a wolf in sheep’s clothing.” Beijing sees the leader of Tibetan Buddhism as a political leader as well — and one who inspires unrest on the high plateau he fled almost 60 years ago. Facing an intense and violent Chinese crackdown in Tibet in 1959, the Dalai Lama […]
The Dalai Lama consecrated a Buddhist monastery on Thursday in India's remote northeast, amid Chinese warnings that the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader's visit to a disputed border region would damage … Click to Continue »
Dirang, Arunachal Pradesh, India, 5 April 2017 - When His Holiness the Dalai Lama came down to the courtyard of Thubchok Gatsel Ling Monastery this morning he spoke first to a group of young monks and observed them debate. He then also spoke briefly to a group of adult lay people who have formed their own study group. He praised their efforts and urged them to continue.
The Tibetan monk’s visit to India’s northeast bothers Beijing.
China, which considers the Dalai Lama a dangerous separatist, said India's decision had "severely damaged China's interests and China-India relations."
China criticized India on Wednesday for allowing the Dalai Lama to visit a disputed border region, saying it did not consider the matter a purely internal Indian affair and warning … Click to Continue »