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URGENT APPEAL: CAN YOU PLEASE HELP TO SAVE THE TIBET SOCIETY? PDF Print E-mail
Dear Members and Friends of Tibet,

URGENT APPEAL: CAN YOU PLEASE HELP TO SAVE THE TIBET SOCIETY?


My name is Tsering Passang and I have an urgent and important request to make to you on behalf of the Tibet Society.
Urgent Appeal = Can you please help to save the Tibet Society?
 
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An Interview with Tibet Societys Vice President & Former Chairman: Mr John Billington PDF Print E-mail

25 November 2017:

John Billington has been a long-time advocate and political campaigner for a Free Tibet. John was one of the first westerners to meet Tibetan refugees in Darjeeling in the early 1960s. He served as Chairman of the Tibet Society and Relief Fund of the UK from 1993 to 1997. John is currently a vice president of the Tibet Society, an honorary title he holds.
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The Importance of Protecting the Environment of Tibet and the Himalayas PDF Print E-mail

25 May 2017

A Special Talk by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa on Tibet's Environment


The Tibet Society was very honoured to host a special talk on Tibet's environment by His Holiness the 17th Gyalwang Karmapa at the Royal Asiatic Society on 23rd May with our long-term friends of Tibet as well as core members of the Tibet Society, the worlds first ever Tibetan support group. The Chair, Fredrick Hyde-Chambers OBE, delineated the history of UK and Tibetan relations and the Societys current activities to support the Tibetan cause. President of the Society, Rt Hon Norman Baker, welcomed the Karmapa with a quote from his book, The Heart is Noble: To protect the environment is a way to care for all sentient beings.
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Tibet Society Founding Member's Letter to the Editor of the Times PDF Print E-mail

[9 April 2017]

Exactly 58 years ago, on 9th April 1959, Mr Francis Beaufort-Palmer wrote a letter to The Times suggesting a Society be formed to help Tibetans. Thus the worlds first Tibet support group, Tibet Society, was duly formed.

"May I suggest that a society should now be formed to help the Tibetans?
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Sikyong Lobsang Sangay: China making mountain out of a molehill on Dalai Lamas visit to Tawang PDF Print E-mail

 [7 April 2017]

Exactly fifty-eight years ago on 31 March this year, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama entered India via Tawang after two-week trek and horse-ride from Lhasa, Tibets capital. 

Tens of thousands of Tibetans rose up against the Communist Chinas illegal occupation of their country on 10th March 1959 in Lhasa. The peaceful Tibetan National Uprising was brutally crushed down by the Chinese military troops and thousands were killed.

 

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