July 2, 2009 - Dharamshala / Gyuto:

Former Union Minister and one of the most prominent supporters of the Tibetan cause, Mr. George Fernandes, met His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa at his Gyuto residence. Mr. Fernandes was accompanied by Ajay Singh, the former deputy union minister, along with his wife.
Early on June 23rd, a group of visiting Nepali Parliamentary Members met His Holiness in Gyuto. The party was comprised of six MPs, including two women and Siddharth Gautam, President of the Lumbini Foundation for Development & Peace.
According to Gautam, the Nepali Members of Parliament (MPs) are currently visiting Dharamsala to develop, in the long run, “a deeper understanding of the Tibetan issue and situation", and to "pave ways to bridge closer relations between the two communities”.
Gautam said his foundation had also been working to realize a “visit by His Holiness Karmapa” to Lumbini, the birthplace of Lord Buddha in Nepal.
Tseten Norbu, a member of Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile, based in Nepal, was the one who coordinated the MPs' visit to Dharamsala.

2009.7.2 法王噶瑪巴接見印度前國防部長及尼泊爾議會成員 Former Union Minister and Mr George Fernandes meet His Holiness Gyalwang Karmapa

Former Union Minister and Mr George Fernandes meet His Holiness Gyalwang Karmapa.


Popular posts from this blog

'It's difficult to make balance': Dalai Lama successor navigates modern world - CBC Radio

Tibetan Buddhist leader the Karmapa discusses climate change and Tibet Third Pole during first visit to UK - International Campaign For Tibet

Press Release - Major Tibetan Buddhist Leader, The Karmapa in Canada for First Official Visit

Greed biggest issue of the environment, Tibet’s Karmapa Lama says - Toronto Star

Teaching Schedule of His Holiness Karmapa in Canada 2017

Return to the His Holiness the Gyalwang Karmapa’s Canadian Seat

Compassion and emptiness are the keys: The 17th Karmapa of Tibet - Tibet Post International

The Gyalwang Karmapa Begins His First Canadian Tour

Karmapa Visits Ontario Legislative Assembly and Meets with Canadian Politicians - VOA TIBETAN