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The Dalai Lama Steps Out in India, as China Seethes

On Saturday afternoon at the India Habitat Center in New Delhi, the Dalai Lama spent an hour educating a packed house of some 1,500 people on the art of...

Tibet's Future After the Dalai Lama

He has never been to Tibet, never breathed the thin air of the high plateau, nor spun a prayer wheel in the shadow of the great Buddhist monasteries. Yet on...

China Sees Red After the Dalai Lama Visits Obama

President Barack Obama's interactions with the Dalai Lama have always been an awkward dance. Meeting with a fellow Nobel Peace Prize laureate, especially one as...

In China, Muted Reaction to Dalai Lama's Visit

In recent weeks, China's government made it clear that any meeting between President Obama and the Dalai Lama threatened to further damage already tense...

Beyond India vs. China: The Dalai Lama's Agenda

In early April 1959, with some 50,000 Chinese soldiers scouring the mountains in search of him, the Dalai Lama escaped from Tibet into northeastern India...