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Tourist hurls book at Karmapa in Gaya

A Chinese woman tourist hurled a hardbound book at Ugen Trinle Dorje, the 17th Karmapa of Kagyukpa sect of Tibetan Buddhism, near the Tregar monastery here on Monday. Times of India, 1 day ago

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The politics of Tibet's poisonous religious divide

(This sidebar goes with the Special Report: China co-opts Buddhist sect in drive to discredit Dalai Lama)By David Lague, Paul Mooney and Benjamin Kang Lim HONG KONG, Dec 21 (Reuters) - The doctrinal schism that the Chinese Communist Party is using ...
 London South East1 month ago Tibet owes democratic polity to Dalai Lama, says Penpa Tsering  HT Syndication1 month ago The Dalai Lama has prayed for the quick reincarnation of Tsetrul Rinpoche  Examiner.com1 month ago Dalai Lama portraits confiscated in China: report  Asiaone1 week ago
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Tibetan leader criticizes China's 'Living Buddha' list

The Dalai Lama, right, greets thousands of his followers at his 80th birthday celebrations at Tsuglakhang temple in McLeod Ganj on 21 June as Lobsang Sangay, Prime Minister of the Central Tibetan Administration, left, gestures. (Photo by AFP) ...
 UCAN India2 weeks ago Dalai Lama clique's criticism of Living Buddha registration system is just nitpicking: senior official  Global Times2 weeks ago China's 'Living Buddha' list  Calcutta Telegraph3 weeks ago Of monks, masks and music  The Hindu4 weeks ago
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China launches system to verify living buddhas

BEIJING: China launched an online system to check the authenticity of living buddhas of Tibetan Buddhism, as a growing number of fraudulent buddhas swindle money. The inquiry system can be found at the official website of the State Administration ... weeks ago China launches system to check authenticity of living buddhas  Xinhua News Agency3 weeks ago Fraudulent Buddhas face online scrutiny  Shanghai Daily3 weeks ago China launches database on authenticity of living buddhas weeks ago

China launches first online database on authenticity of monks

BEIJING: For the first time, China today launched an online system to check the "authenticity" of top Tibetan Buddhist monks, amid growing incidents of fraud involving religious leaders. The first list of 870 verified Tibetan monks, also known as ...
 Economic Times3 weeks ago Tibet monks on China database  Asian Age3 weeks ago China launches 1st online database on authenticity of monks?  ZeeNews.com3 weeks ago China launches online database to check authenticity of monks  Chandigarh Tribune3 weeks ago
Independent On Saturday

Cadre hails Panchen on `splittists'

The Beijing-appointed Panchen Lama, the second highest figure in Tibetan Buddhism, has won broad praise since taking up the position two decades ago in what is a great victory against separatists, a top official said. Controversy surrounds the ...
 Hong Kong Standard2 months ago Senior monk urged to shun Dalai Lama  Independent On Saturday2 months ago 09/12/2015: WORLD NEWS: Tibet party wants Dalai Lama out  Cape Times E-dition2 months ago Two decades on, China says its Panchen Lama has won wide praise  Town Hall2 months ago

Bon, religion of compassion, predates rise of Buddhism: Iconography expert

While there is no canonical basis for many rituals in Tibetan Buddhism, there are clear manuals and texts in Bon (Pon), a religion which flourished in Tibet until the rise of Buddhism in the 7th century AD, says scholar and author M N Rajesh.
 Times of India1 month ago

China's living Buddhas: Nirvana for sale?

IMAGE: A 'living Buddha' of the Lamaozhou temple debates ethnic Tibetan monks inside the Lamaozhou temple in the Hainan Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai province, northwest China. Photograph: Reuters Communist China has recently developed a great expertise in 'soul reincarnation', says Claude Arpi Communist China has recently developed a great expertise in 'soul reincarnation'. The reason why the atheist Chinese Communist Party looked into the issue is that 'living Buddhas, as Beijing ...
 Rediff.com1 month ago

All top Tibetan monks should be certified by government: China

BEIJING: China today said all the 358 top Tibetan Buddhist monks revered as 'Living Buddhas' should be certified by the government as it commemorated the 20th anniversary of the enthronement of Panchen Lama, being groomed to rival exiled Dalai Lama.
 Economic Times2 months ago

Why can't Xi shake the Monk's hand?

'Why assail the Tibetan leader at a time when many in China realise that the Buddhist monk is the best bet if Beijing is seriously trying to find a solution to the Tibetan issue?' asks Claude Arpi. China has found a new definition for 'corruption.' In an article posted on the Web site of the Central Commission for Discipline Inspection, -- the CCDI is responsible for the anti-corruption campaign -- Chen Quanguo, Tibet's Communist party secretary, made a strange declaration. 'Tibet's lack of ...
 Rediff.com2 months ago China's good monk versus bad monk  New Delhi Pioneer1 month ago
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