US House Passes Bill, Sanctions Against China Interfering In Dalai Lama's Succession
Thursday, January 30, 2020, 8:16 AM
The US House of Representatives has passed a bill that authorises financial and travel-sanctions against Chinese-officials who interfere in the process of selecting the successor to the Dalai-Lama, the exiled spiritual-leader of Tibet. Introduced by Congressman James P McGovern, Chairman of the House Rules Committee and Congressional-Executive Commission on China, the bill was passed by an overwhelming vote of 392 to 22 on Tuesday.
Nitish Kumar's Warm Welcome To Dalai Lama As He Visits Patna
Saturday, January 18, 2020, 7:59 AM
Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama called on Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Friday at his official residence in Patna, and held a prayer ceremony for peace and well-being of one and all, said officials. Mr Kumar accorded a warm welcome to the exiled Buddhist monk, and presented him with a bouquet and angavastram, following which they posed for pictures, they said.
We have power of truth, China has power of gun: Dalai Lama
Wednesday, December 25, 2019, 1:48 PM
Spiritual-leader Dalai Lama has a message for China on Christmas: "We have the power of truth. Chinese-communists have the power of gun. In the long-run, power of truth is much stronger than power of gun." "China has one of the highest population-of-Buddhists in the world. And slowly, Buddhists there have started realising that the kind of Buddhism we practice is true," he further said.