Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Wed 19, Jun 2019 04:22 AM (IST)
Search:     powered by Google
 MENU
Home
News
Photo News
Opinions
Statements &
Press Releases

Book Reviews
Movie Reviews
Interviews
Travels
Health
Obituaries
News Discussions
News Archives
Download photos from Tibet
 Latest Stories
Largest pro-independence Tibetan group elects new leadership
Case No. 20 completes 'issue framing'
Dalai Lama attends event celebrating diversity in Muslim world
Global Tibetan Student Union announces maiden Tibetan Youth Icon award
Tibetan court rejects defendant’s adjournment plea in Case No. 20
Tibetan monk awarded ‘British Empire Medal’ for services to Buddhism in UK
Students face eviction at Yachen Gar
Standoff in Hong Kong continues as proposed extradition law faces mass protest
TYC urges dissociated chapters to rejoin, opens 17th General Body Meeting
DYSA Mundgod defends GCM Gold Cup Champions' title
 Latest Photo News
Nearly 3000 Students from eight countries listened to teachings of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Three day annual teachings for youth began today. June 3, 2019. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama is being escorted to the teaching site at Tsuglakhang temple, May 13, 2019. Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
More than a thousand Tibetans, Uyghurs and supporters protest in Paris to denounce China's repression in Tibet. Xi Jinping will be on an official visit to France from Monday. Under a canopy of flags with snow lions, protesters marched from the Trocadero Human Rights Square to the Peace Wall at the other end of the Champ de Mars. 25 March 2019. Phayul photo/Norbu Wangyal
more photos »
Advertisement
The Statement on the 47th Tibetan National Uprising Day: TYC
TYC[Sunday, March 12, 2006 07:13]
Today on the 10th of March, Tibetans all over the world, once again commemorate for the 47th year, our national uprising day, the day we re-asserted our Independence, the day we demanded China to quit Tibet and the day we launched an integrated demonstration of our courage and sacrifice to fight the Chinese occupation with the weapons of truth and determination.

On this day, we also pay our sincere and heartfelt homage to our martyrs and patriots and rededicate ourselves to the struggle with steadfast resolution. On this day, we also reassess the course of our freedom struggle and re-vitalize and re-strategize our movement, efforts and resources to realize the sacred goal of the Liberation of Tibet. Towards that end we must continue to maintain a rock-solid unity and consolidated effort, for history is a callous reminder that a half-hearted and unorganized freedom struggle has never yielded any result.

Today despite the ongoing efforts for a dialogue between our envoys and Chinese leaders and the hullabaloo over the possibility of an early return to Tibet, the reality has not changed a bit. The major "fundamental differences" on key issues and the absolute lack of genuine interest and efforts for sincere resolution of the Tibetan issue by the Chinese leaders continue to persist. On the contrary, China continues to aggravate the level of its repression inside Tibet, and abuse and accuse our Supreme Spiritual and Political leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama as a splitist. The latest slandering being thrown during His Holiness' recent visit to Israel.

The situation in Tibet continues to deteriorate with the reintroduction of Patriotic-Re-education campaign. Illegal detention, arrest, torture and execution continue unabated throughout Tibet. Thousands continue to languish in the Chinese dungeons in Tibet such as the Drapchi, Gutsa and Powo Tramo and Chushur prison for the freedom of Tibet. Deprivation of basic rights, acute discrimination and marginalisation of the Tibetans in every sphere of work and field, and the practise of unfair and unconstitutional laws complimented by restrictions and persecution of Tibetans depict the truth of China's "brotherly treatment".

Hu Jintao, the Chinese President, days after Beijing won the bid to host the 2008 Olympics told reporters that it was now even more "essential to fight strongly against separatists activities orchestrated by the Dalai Lama and anti China forces around the world". And true to his words, China spearheaded the Olympic preparations with more killings, more torture, more repression, more arbitrary detentions and more censorship etc. with Tibetans suffering a major part of the crackdown.

In Western Gansu Province, several numbers of people were arrested in May 2005 for involvement in the distribution and pasting of protest letters calling for the independence of Tibet, for the Chinese authorities to enter into negotiations with the Dalai Lama, and that China should not host the 2008 Olympics until the Tibet question is peacefully resolved. Nuns Tadrin Tsomo and Choekyi Drolma, and one of the monks, Dargye Gyatso, have been sentenced to three years imprisonment. Nun Yonten Drolma, and monk Jamyang Samdrub, have both been sentenced to one and a half year's imprisonment in one of the crackdown operations. Similar and worse crackdown is deemed to follow in its run up to the 2008 Olympic.
In spite of the ' Rising China', the Tibetan freedom movement has proved as a major national crisis or Achilles Heel, effectively challenging the Communist regime. And despite the rise and acknowledgement of China as a potential power, real China is still reeling under innumerable problems making China one of the most vulnerable giant deemed for sudden collapse. Great gap between the rich and the poor and extreme poverty, unemployment, health hazards, large-scale anti-government public protest, environment disasters, unmanageable corruption, lack of basic necessities, social securities, peace and freedom and fake and fuelled economic growth only prophesises the coming collapse of China.

Last year, over 5 million Chinese participated in anti-government demonstrations all over China. Over 8 million communist Party members resigned and left the Party. And at this important juncture when the collapse of CCP has become imminent, we all must contribute our energy in fastening this collapse of the dictatorial regime.

Today, the 10th of March has attained far more significance as our freedom struggle cruises through one of the most vulnerable and crucial stages, emerging as a major trial and test for the Tibetans through out the world. And how we overcome this test will define the future and the destiny of the people and the nation of Tibet. And with the entire Tibetans fighting for the cause of Tibet and none else, we must carry on the struggle with greater understanding and far-sightedness; without any unwanted misunderstandings and divisions for it may cause a weakening of our struggle.

History illustrates Tibetans as freedom loving patriots and we have vindicated the reputation with sacrifices and martyrdom. Today as our struggle reaches a crucial threshold, it calls for further sacrifices and dedication. Let us therefore; consolidate our resources, strength and efforts to the ultimate aspiration of complete independence of Tibet unto which we commemorate this National Uprising Day.

FREE TIBET

Central Executive Committee
Tibetan Youth Congress
Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
yes we must. (phunwang1)
Your Comments

 More..
Official Statement of the Tashi Lhunpo Monastery on the 26th Birthday of the 11th Panchen Lama
OFFICIAL STATEMENT OF THE TASHI LHUNPO MONASTERY ON 25TH BIRTHDAY OF PANCHEN LAMA
Letter to President Obama from Utah Tibetan Association
Statement of Tibetan Parliament on His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 78th Birthday
The Statement of the Sikyong on the Auspicious Occasion of the Seventy-Eighth Birthday of His Holiness the Great Fourteenth Dalai Lama of Tibet
Statement on International Day in Support of Torture Victims: TCHRD
Preventing Cultural Genocide: The Case for Genuine Autonomy for Tibet
OFFICIAL STATEMENT OF THE TASHI LHUNPO MONASTERY ON THE 24TH BIRTHDAY OF HIS HOLINESS THE 11TH PANCHEN LAMA
Central and Regional Tibetan Women’s Association commemorate the 54th Anniversary of National Tibetan Women’s Uprising Day
The Statement of Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay on the 54th Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day
Advertisement
Advertisement
Photo Galleries
Advertisement
Phayul.com does not endorse the advertisements placed on the site. It does not have any control over the google ads. Please send the URL of the ads if found objectionable to editor@phayul.com
Copyright © 2004-2019 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement