Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Sun 28, May 2017 07:58 PM (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
UN mandate holders question China over prominent Tibetan rights activists
Trump’s new budget proposes zero funds for Tibetans
Dalai Lama is the solution for Tibet issue: Sikyong Sangay
European Parliamentary Assistants assure support for Tibet
The Dalai Lama expresses optimism on Tibet
Tibetan President condoles Manchester terror victims
Indian Govt. to lift Karmapa’s travel restrictions
Dalai Lama advocates Social Justice and Equality in Bangalore
66 years since '17-Point Agreement' was forced on Tibet
China must address legitimate Tibetan grievances: Sangay
 Latest Photo News
His Holiness the Dalai Lama bestows the chenrezig empowerment, Theckchen Choeling, McLeod Ganj, May 27, 2017 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives back in McLeod Ganj, after attending events in New Delhi, April 28, 2017 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
President of TWA Dolma Yangchen speaks at a candle light march organized by TWA, TYC and SFT for the latest Tibetan self immolator from Kardze, April 17,2017 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
more photos »
Advertisement
Chinese authorities adopt new eviction tactics at Larung Gar
[Friday, November 04, 2016 17:41]
DHARAMSHALA, November 4: In the continued eviction process happening at the Larung Gar Buddhist Institute in Tibet's Serta County, the Chinese authorities have included a new means to their exploit by locking up the residence of nuns and monks who are subjected to these evictions.

According to an RFA source, “Officials are now locking the doors of the monks’ and nuns’ quarters when the occupants are at class or away on an errand. Then, when they return, they are unable to get inside.”

Warnings have been issued by the Chinese officials that anyone found to be altering with these red coloured and numbered locks will be dealt as breaking the law. “Under these threats, many of the monks and nuns have to leave in despair without gathering their few possessions,” an RFA source said.

Since July the Chinese government started the demolition drive at Larung Gar Buddhist Institute claiming renovation work as reason whilst they forcibly evict the students with aims to cut down the academy’s strength to 5,000 from 10,000 by 2017.

A total of three Tibetans nuns studying at this largest Buddhist Institute have committed suicide following Chinese government began the demolition of the institution. They were unable to bear witness to their academy being demolished.

The sprawling Tibetan Buddhist study center in Serthar County was founded by late Khenpo Jigme Phuntsok.

Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Be the first to comment on this article

 Other Stories
Chinese authorities adopt new eviction tactics at Larung Gar
DIFF 2016 kick starts with Thithi
Protest against casting woe in Doctor Strange
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 © 2004-2017 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online
Advertisement