Losar Greetings from the FriendsofTibet!


friendsoftibetFriends of Tibet is a people’s movement to keep alive the issue of Tibet through direct action. Aiming at ending China’s occupation of Tibet and the suffering of the Tibetan people, Friends of Tibet supports the continued struggle of the Tibetan people for independence.

On the auspicious occasion of the Tibetan New Year, Friends of Tibet sends warm wishes to all and also announces the following events!

  • 11th February, 2008, Monday, 3.00 PM:

Political Science Department, University of Delhi is hosting Tenzin Tsundue. The topic of the talk is: Culture as Resistance: How Tibetans inside Tibet respond to Chinese colonisation through songs.

  • 11th February, 2008, Monday, 9.15 PM:

Sabarmati Mess of Jawaharlal Nehru University is where Tenzin Tsundue would be talking about Tibet, with its links to the culture of Resistance.

  • 15th and 16th February, 2008, Friday and Saturday, 1.00 PM onwards:

Ramjas College in North Campus, University of Delhi is the site of a two day festival of Tibet, with songs and dance and film screenings and talks by various Tibetan and Indian thinkers.

  • 16th February, 2008, Saturday, 2.00 PM:

India International Centre Annexure, Conference Hall 3, a presentation by CAT (Spain) International lawyers on Tibet. They have registered the occupation of Tibet as a crime against humanity.

Also, a DVD of a film titled ‘Eclipsed: the tragedy of Tibet’ made by Anshul Unniyal and Tarini Mehta and available at Rs. 55/- each can be purchased by those interested or by those who have access to a film club and wish to showcase it.

For further information, please contact:

DG Correspondent

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