Tibetan monks

Tibetan monks self immolate in protest against Chinese rule

Two Tibetan monks in their early twenties have reportedly set themselves on fire in protest against China`s religious and political oppression.

Feb 26, 2013, 11:59 AM IST

Panchen Lama asks Tibetan monks to work for nation unity

Chinese government-backed Panchen Lama has asked Tibetan Buddhist monks to interpret religious doctrines "correctly" to promote national unity.

Aug 21, 2012, 15:58 PM IST

China provides free gyms to Tibetan monks

Free gyms in monasteries are a part of China`s new initiatives to end the unrest among them.

Mar 29, 2012, 23:52 PM IST

China gives subsistence allowance to Tibetan monks

China is doling out subsistence
allowances to the Buddhist clergy in the restive Tibetan
province.

Feb 11, 2012, 22:33 PM IST

‘Self-immolation by Tibetan monks a grave sin’

A Chinese state run daily
said any defence of suicide is distortion of doctrines of
Buddhism.

Dec 05, 2011, 21:34 PM IST

Two more Tibetan monks get jail terms in China

The two plotted, instigated and assisted in the
self-immolation of 16-year-old Rigzin Phuntsog.

Aug 31, 2011, 00:11 AM IST

3 Tibetan monks to be tried in China for homicide

They are being charged for intentional homicide charges
stemming from another monk`s self-immolation.

Aug 26, 2011, 23:48 PM IST

UN panel presses China on Tibetan monks

The fate of over 300 Tibetan monks are unknown since they were allegedly arrested in April.

Jun 08, 2011, 22:45 PM IST

Chinese forces detain 300 Tibetan monks for a month: Report

The monks from Kirti monastery were taken into custody on April 21 on trucks.

May 23, 2011, 13:45 PM IST