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Dalai Lama Gets To Decide Whether He'll Be Reborn Or Not, Buddhist Leader Says

Reuters | Megha Rajagopalan & Ben Blanchard | Posted 06.16.2015 | Religion

It is up to the Dalai Lama to decide whether he will be reborn, Tibetan Buddhism's third highest religious leader said, after Chinese officials re...

China Steps Up Attacks On Dalai Lama

Reuters | Ben Blanchard | Posted 09.08.2013 | Religion

BEIJING, July 9 (Reuters) - China's top official in charge of religious groups and ethnic minorities vowed on Tuesday to step up the fight against e...

How One Disappearance Case May Prove China's Commitment to Rule of Law Post-Transition

Steven W. Barnes | Posted 10.16.2012 | World
Steven W. Barnes

For all of the attention paid to the Bo Xilai scandal and circumstances involving government critics Ai Weiwei and Chen Guangcheng, one largely unnoticed case may serve as a barometer for China's future in this area.

HH Dalai Lama To Celebrate 77th Birthday

Posted 07.06.2012 | Religion

Festivities for the Dalai Lama's 77th birthday on July 6th have begun. The exiled Tibetan government in Dharamsala, India has organized two rounds ...

What The Dalai Lama Should Do Now

Stephan Talty | Posted 05.31.2012 | Religion
Stephan Talty

The Dalai Lama is fast running out of time. The leader of Tibet has repeatedly said that he will return to Lhasa again to walk the streets he knew as a boy. But every year that passes, there is less and less chance that it will.

Jaweed Kaleem

Dalai Lama Hosts Massive Peace Festival In Washington, D.C. | Jaweed Kaleem | Posted 09.05.2011 | Religion

As the Dalai Lama celebrated his 76th birthday Wednesday, he didn't do it from his home in the Himalayan hills. Instead, there was an elaborate parade...

Obama and the Dalai Lama: Image vs. Reality

Rebecca Novick | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Rebecca Novick

After snubbing him during his Washington DC visit last October, President Obama finally met with the Dalai Lama on February 18th this year.

Dalai Lama Pleased With Obama Talks

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

(AP) WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama welcomed the Dalai Lama for closely-watched White House talks Thursday, risking fallout in China over the g...

Whole Child International Hosting The Dalai Lama For Children's Issues

Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

After Karen Gordon's divorce in 2003, she used the $1 million settlement to start her own nonprofit organization, Whole Child International. While rai...

Dalai Lama India Visit Angers China (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Dalai Lama has visited a quiet frontier town in northeast India called Tawang, despite Chinese opposition. BBC explains how the region is hotly-c...

A Missed Opportunity: Human Rights in Asia

Jack Healey | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Jack Healey

Our president is afraid of being seen in public shaking the hand of the Dalai Lama. Publicly acknowledging the Dalai Lama's cause would be type of change I hoped to see when I gave money to Obama's campaign.

The Dalai Lama Proclaims Himself a Feminist: Day Two of Peace and Music in Memphis

Tamara Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Tamara Conniff

The Dalai Lama's powerful message is common sense. He does not preach religion. He preaches self-awareness and compassion.

Tibet Riots Due To Failed Chinese Government Policies: Report

Time | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A new report from a group of Chinese scholars has for the first time challenged China's official explanation that the deadly riots that broke out acro...

Talking with the Enemy

Matthew Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Matthew Weiner

While governments negotiate about negotiations and debate who they can talk to the world's preeminent Buddhist leader, the Dalai Lama, does things differently.

Dalai Lama 'Part Of Solution' For China: US

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

China should see the Dalai Lama as "part of the solution" on Tibet instead of trying to isolate him, US President Barack Obama's top Asia adviser said...

Political Football

Jonathan Richards | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jonathan Richards

"Pressure from the Red Queen?" said Alice. "I'm sure I don't know what you mean. This is all about football!"...

Aboard the Highest Train in the World: China's Railroad to Tibet

Alex Pasternack | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Alex Pasternack

Indeed, amidst the many self-congratulatory environmental precautions of the train, it is the people of Tibet who are being railroaded fastest by the train's promise of modernity.

Letter From Paris: Heads Up, China

Beth Arnold | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Beth Arnold

So it looks like Pierre Bergé will get to keep his stunning Chinese bronze fountainheads that turned into the show stealers of his and Yves Saint Laurent's breathtaking collection auctioned off in Paris last week.

China Orders Tibetans To Celebrate New Year And Drop Boycott

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Losar, or Tibetan New Year, falls on Wednesday and is usually an occasion for feasting and communal celebration. This year, however, a growing number ...

China Arrests Tibetan Protesters Supporting Dalai Lama

The Guardian | Tania Branigan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Chinese authorities have detained up to 24 Tibetans who shouted support for the Dalai Lama in a restive area of Sichuan province, an overseas campaign...

Dalai Lama: Europe Should Not Appease China

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Tibet's spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Wednesday urged Europe not to appease China, saying that frank dealings and treating B...

A Celebration of Tibetan Culture

Susan Sawyers | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan Sawyers

At the Aspen Institute's Celebration of Tibetan Culture, scholars, practitioners and tradition-bearers shared their wisdom on the significance of Tibet and its impact on current and future global issues.

Dalai Lama's Aides Are Talking To China

New York Times | William Yardley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The Dalai Lama said Sunday that "some efforts" at diplomacy were under way between his representatives and those of the Chinese government even as off...