Dear Members, On March 10th, 1959, thousands of Tibetans rose up to protect their leader, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, and to protest China’s invasion and occupation of their country. As the protests intensified, Chinese troops responded with fatal force. On March 17th, the Dalai Lama began his harrowing escape to India on horseback.
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26th Anniversary of the Awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama Saturday, 12th December 2015 from 5 till 11.30pm An annual community event in honour of His Holiness the Great 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s massive contribution beyond the Tibetan Plateau is well documented
Police Drop Charges Against Tibetan Protesters – Belongings Returned London, 29 October 2015 For Immediate Release The Tibetan Community in Britain is pleased to learn that all charges against the two Tibetans who protested at President Xi Jinping’s state visit last week have been dropped. The Tibetan protesters, Sonam and Jamphel, were informed yesterday, 28
Two Tibetan Women Released on Bail; Homes Searched by Police London, 23 October 2015 For Immediate Release Tibetan Community in Britain welcomes the release of Sonam and Jamphel, two Tibetan women who were taken into police custody on the afternoon of 21 October 2015 for peacefully protesting against Chinese President Xi Jinping at Mansion House.
Two British Tibetan Women and Chinese Democracy Activist Arrested by Police London, 21 October 2015 Two British Tibetan women and a Chinese democracy activist were arrested earlier today by police at Mansion House where President Xi Jinping was attending a UK-China business summit. Tibetan Activist Sonam Tibetan Activist Jamphel Sonam , 30, and Jamphel, 33, both
Dear Tibetan Community member, Tashi Deleg and very warm greetings! We hope you and your family are all very blessed by His Holiness the Dalai Lama especially during the Special Audience at the Indigo @ O2. We thank His Holiness for the very generous time. You can now watch the special audience on our community
September UK visit of Dalai Lama: statements on anti-Dalai Lama protests from British Buddhists and Tibetan Community in UK News release from the Tibetan Community in Britain, September 8, 2015 Since early 2014 a highly sectarian group calling itself the International Shugden Community (ISC) has been staging aggressive protests during His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s
STATEMENT OF UK BUDDHIST ORGANISATIONS RE: PROTESTS AGAINST HIS HOLINESS THE DALAI LAMA by the International Shugden Community/ New Kadampa Tradition LONDON, SEPTEMBER 2015 We, the undersigned UK Buddhist organisations, state that we have no connection to, or association with, the protests against His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama staged in the UK by
ELECTION RELATED CIRCULAR Dated: July 28, 2015 Dear Tibetans in the UK, At the outset, the Regional Election Commissioner and the UK Members/Observers of the Northern Europe Regional Election Committee firstly extends its warmest regards to all of you – the Tibetan electorate. As you all are well aware, 2016 is an important year in
Dear Tibetan members in the UK, After the recent visit of our beloved Spiritual Leader, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama at Glastonbury and Aldershot, it’s our immense pleasure to inform you that His Holiness will visit UK again in September this year! During this forthcoming visit, we have requested a special audience for our Tibetan