Several hundred people, some carrying the Tibetan flag, marched in downtown Minneapolis Monday morning to mark the 55th anniversary of National Uprising Day in Tibet. On this day in 1959, thousands of Tibetans spontaneously gathered to protect His Holiness, the Dalai Lama, and to protest against Chinese Occupation.
The Dalai Lama has observed Tibetan New Year celebrations outside India for the first time since going into exile more than 50 years ago. About 3,000 Tibetan-Americans from across the country packed an auditorium Sunday morning at Augsburg College in Minneapolis to celebrate the holiday with the Buddhist spiritual leader. He spoke at Macalester College in St. Paul on Sunday afternoon.
One of the most respected people in the world is spending time in Minnesota. The Dalai Lama was in Minneapolis Saturday for a Nobel Peace Prize Forum hosted by Augsburg College.
The Dalai Lama – the spiritual leader in Tibetan Buddhism and a Nobel Peace Prize laureate – is slated to give a live webcast at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester on Tuesday.
A Twin Cities beer-maker is apologizing for a new advertisement that has some Tibetans upset.
The Dalai Lama paid tribute to his mother on Mother’s Day as he spoke at the University of Minnesota.
The spiritual leader of Tibet is in Minnesota.
The U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden was understandable, the Dalai Lama said Saturday, yet it also saddened him because of his lifelong commitment to nonviolence.
When the Dalai Lama arrives in Minnesota this week, he’ll be greeted by the second largest Tibetan community in the U.S.
There’s a new movie that will be released next month involving a fairly controversial topic, and the director grew up in these parts. Mischke talks with former Orono resident Roger Nygard about his new film, […]