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Chinese occupation

Postby David N. Snyder » Thu Nov 19, 2009 3:58 pm

Here is a good report on the Chinese occupation of Tibet, by Ven. Dhammika, who recently went on pilgrimage there:

http://www.sdhammika.blogspot.com/
Nov. 18, 2009

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Re: Chinese occupation

Postby Ngawang Drolma » Thu Nov 19, 2009 6:35 pm

Interesting article, David. I like how it's a first-hand account, and I like the mental juxtaposition of Nazi Germany with current-day Tibet.

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Re: Chinese occupation

Postby muni » Thu Nov 19, 2009 7:19 pm

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7cTMB1-k ... re=channel

In any case we should act with wisdom and compassion. As hero's our world has enough.


The torture in the prisons is continuing for political prisoners in Tibet. Those who love the Dalai Lama or say something against the communists are horrible tortured right now. TORTURE MUST STOP!

The United nations, Amnesty International, Human Rights should get more power and not by governments pushed away due to economical and other priorities.

People from everywhere should ask their government to focus on Human Rights for all our human family and specially to stop torture.
Projecting onto others is projecting onto projections. The answer lies in us, not in the other.

Don’t investigate the root of things,
Investigate the root of Mind!
Once the mind’s root has been found,
You’ll know one thing, yet all is thereby freed.
But if the root of Mind you fail to find,
You will know everything but nothing
understand. Guru Rinpoche.

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Re: Chinese occupation

Postby Ngawang Drolma » Thu Nov 19, 2009 7:55 pm

muni wrote:http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7cTMB1-kudg&feature=channel

In any case we should act with wisdom and compassion. As hero's our world has enough.


The torture in the prisons is continuing for political prisoners in Tibet. Those who love the Dalai Lama or say something against the communists are horrible tortured right now. TORTURE MUST STOP!

The United nations, Amnesty International, Human Rights should get more power and not by governments pushed away due to economical and other priorities.

People from everywhere should ask their government to focus on Human Rights for all our human family and specially to stop torture.


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Watch "Cry of the Snow Lion" here.

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Re: Chinese occupation

Postby David N. Snyder » Thu Nov 19, 2009 11:04 pm

Part 2 of Ven. Dhammika's discussion on the occupation is in today's post (Nov. 19, 2009)

http://sdhammika.blogspot.com/

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Re: Chinese occupation

Postby muni » Mon Nov 23, 2009 3:58 pm

DVD Leaving Fear Behind.

By Dhondup Wangchen.

Risking everything, Tibetans inside Tibet speak out.

http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid ... 996582635#
Projecting onto others is projecting onto projections. The answer lies in us, not in the other.

Don’t investigate the root of things,
Investigate the root of Mind!
Once the mind’s root has been found,
You’ll know one thing, yet all is thereby freed.
But if the root of Mind you fail to find,
You will know everything but nothing
understand. Guru Rinpoche.


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