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 …
Tenzin Pema, 23, is a Tibetan professional Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) player currently living in New Delhi. Since turning professional at the start of 2016, she has won gold, silver, bronze in State and National level fights. She grew up in Gangtok, the capital city of Sikkim where she attended Sikkim Government High School. …View full post
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
Jul 15 2016
Dharamshala, July 12: Today is marked as the inaugural of “Tibetan Heroes Day” on the first death anniversary of human rights defender and Tibetan Buddhist leader Tenzin Delek Rinpoche, who died in 12th July 2015. Non-government Organisations like International Tibetan Network, Tibetan Women’s Association and Students …
Jul 12 2016
Tibetan Women’s Association is recruiting applicants for the post of an Accountant. Applicants are requested to send us a copy of the following at [email protected] by July 31, 2016 referencing in the subject line of the email “Recruits: Accountant”.
- Covering Letter addressed to the President.
- Attested copy of Green Book and Registration …
Mar 16 2016
STATEMENT ISSUED BY TIBETAN WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION ON THE 57TH COMMEMORATION OF THE NATIONAL TIBETAN WOMEN’S UPRISING DAY – 12th March 1959. Today, on the 57th anniversary of the National Tibetan Women’s Uprising Day, TWA recalls that fateful day when the Communist Chinese military forces invaded Tibet and bombed Lhasa, the capital city of Tibet. It …
Jan 19 2016
Central Tibetan Women’s Association will start accepting applications from Tibetan Women who wish to learn tailoring at TWA’s Stitches of Tibet, with effect from 1st April 2016, for a period of 18 months.
The priority will be given to women who have arrived recently from Tibet, single women and women from poor family background. The …