Dharamshala, June17: The 11th Executive members of Tibetan Women’s Association visited the Tibetan Parliament -in-exile, and Central Tibetan Administration, to congratulate newly elected Parliament Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel, Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok, Ministers of Parliament and three Cabinet Ministers of CTA as well as the department Kalons of CTA.
Dharamshala August 8: Tibetan Women’s Association 12th Working Committee Meeting held at Hunsur Rabgayling settlement, south India. TWA Central President, and 105 executives and staff of TWA Central and its regionals attended this six days meeting. The opening ceremony was a grant start of meeting as we invited Chief Guest Kasur Mrs. Gyari Dolma, …View full post
Ongoing Demolition of Larung Gar the Largest Buddhist Institute led to a suicide and derelict of Buddhist Practitioners
Dharamshala, August 19: Chinese authorities started demolishing Tibet’s biggest Buddhist Instituition “Larung Gar” at Serthar County, Eastern Tibet, with an excuse that they are in process of renovating and also to reduce the number of unregistered monastics.
Chinese workers are demolishing nearly 100 to 250 houses in a day. The monastic leaders have instructed monks …View full post
Lets urge Prime Minister Narendra Modi and India’s External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to raise concern about the China’s Brahmaputra mega dams and China’s Environment policies in Tibet, with Chinese President Xi Ping on two upcoming summits; G20 China on 31st August & BRICS India.
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Dharamshala July 29: With reports that China has recently operationalzed the Zangmu Hydropower Project on Brahmaputra in Tibet, Member of Parliament Ninong Ering on Friday demanded the Centre to convey its concerns to the Chinese Government at highest level that the downstream states in India are not harmed by this mega dam.View full post
Dharamshala August 1: Tibetan Women’s Association Central is happy to announce its newly formed regional chapter at Tso-Pema (Rewalsar). TWA Mrs. Dolma Yangchen (President), Ms. Tsering Dolma (Vice-President), and Tenzin Tselha (Joint Secretary) attends the inaugural function in the presence of Settlement Officer’s co-ordinator Mr. Tenzin Namgyal, the President of Tibetan Freedom Movement, …View full post
DHARMSALA, India (AP) — The niece of a prominent Tibetan religious leader has fled China and arrived in exile in northern India to reveal what her family says is the truth about the man’s death in a Chinese prison.
Nyima Lhamo told The Associated Press late Wednesday that her family believes Tenzin Delek Rinpoche died …View full post
TWA Vice- President Ms.Tsering Dolma and Joint Secretary Tenzin Tselha took part in Interfaith Coalition for Peace (ICP) which organized Interfaith Women’s Journey to Varanasi from 20th- 23rd July, 2016. The journey included eight women representing Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, and Tibetan Buddhism. TWA always participate in this program.View full post
New Delhi: Tibet Advocacy Coalition gathered in New Delhi during the monsoon session of the Indian Parliament to raise serious concerns about the impact of China’s failed Tibet policies, particularly the new wave of dam building affecting India’s water security, and to urge Indian MPs to continue to support Tibet, and the View full post
Dharamshala June 21: Today at Martyr statue in Tsuglag khang, SFT along with Gu-chu-sum Movement, National Democratic Party of Tibet, amd Tibetan Women’s Association staged an event of scarf offering to the Panchen Lama, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima’s portrait as a symbol of opposing the Chinese Panchen Lama, who is initiating Kalachakra a sacred Buddhist …View full post
World Environment Day, 2016 is on -“GO WILD FOR LIFE – ZERO TOLERANCE FOR THE ILLEGAL WILDLIFE TRADE”.
Dharamshala June5: WORLD ENVIRONMENT DAY (WED) is celebrated every year on 5th June to create global awareness among people to take positive environmental action to protect nature and the planet Earth. It is run by the United Nations Environment Program.View full post
Jul 18 2016
Jul 18 2016
Dharamshala, 6th July: Yesterday was marked as a jubilant occasion of His Holiness the Great 14th Dalai Lama’s 81st birthday. TWA wishes His Holiness a long life and expresses our deepest gratitude for his immense hardwork on World peace and Tibet cause. We are grateful of Indian citizens and government for their …
Jul 18 2016
Dahramshala, July16: Tibetan Settlement Office has orgainsed an interaction meeting with Mr. Norman Baker, a former Transport and Home office Minister of UK and a President of UK based Tibetan Society. Mr. Norman Baker and his daughter Charlotte Baker was welcomed by settlement officer Mr. Dawa Rinchen.
Jul 15 2016
TWA celebrated a farewell of Ms. Rajeshwari Tikhile and Ms. Migmer Bhuti, who volunteered at TWA for two months. Ms. Rajeshwari has worked hard to teach English language to Tibetan women who works at SOT (Stitches of Tibet) a non-profit vocational training program initiated by TWA on 1995. Ms. Migmer also worked hard to assist …