Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Sat 25, May 2019 06:34 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
Dalai Lama congratulates Indian PM Modi after massive win
Free Tibetans Unjustly Imprisoned: HRW
Merging of Tibetan schools underway: DoE Secretary
No meeting was agreed upon between the Dalai Lama and Xi-Jinping in 2014: Dalai Lama's Office
India may have exercised legitimate concern in preventing Dalai Lama-Xi Jinping meet: Ex intelligence official
Video: Day two of His Holiness' interaction with Vietnamese group
CTA staff top the 2020 TSP final selection
Video: Day one of His Holiness' meeting with Vietnamese Group
No takers for 2019 Miss Tibet crown
US Ambassador to China visits Tibet after four years
 Latest Photo News
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
His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives at Theckchen Choeling temple on the second day of his teachings, McLeod Ganj, Feb. 20, 2019 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
more photos »
Advertisement
The traveling exhibition staged on 16th birthday of the Panchen Gedhun Choekyi Nyima
Bureau du Tibet, Brussels[Wednesday, April 27, 2005 06:28]
Honorable Mayor addressing the audience
Honorable Mayor addressing the audience
To celebrate the 16th birthday of Gedhun Choekyi Nyima, the 11th Panchen Lama, on 25th April, the Office of Tibet, Brussels, organized the traveling version of the exhibition titled “A Long Look Homeward” at the University of Louvain la Neue. It was formally inaugurated by Honourable Jean-Luc Roland, Mayor of the Ottignies-Louvain la Neuve at 18.00 hrs by lighting the butter lamp (Choedme). Louvain la Neuve is the biggest University in the French speaking region of Belgium with students numbering over 25,000 on role. The exhibition will run for two weeks at the University Campus.

The function began with long life prayers for His Holiness the Dalai Lama as well as for the immediate release of Panchen Gedhun Choekyi Nyima by Ven. Kunchok Woeser, followed by a short introductory speech by Mr. Migyur Dorjee of the Office of Tibet, Brussels. Among others, the inaugural function was well attended by the faculty members of the University and the past and present President of its Students Union.

Venerable Kunchok Woser, Mr. Tenzin Norbu and Mr. Migyur Dorjee
Venerable Kunchok Woser, Mr. Tenzin Norbu and Mr. Migyur Dorjee
Mr. Dorjee expressed Tibetan people’s concern on where about of the Panchen Lama who was recognised by His Holiness the Dalai Lama as the true reincarnation of the 10th Panchen Lama and disappeared soon thereafter. He urged particularly the youth’s support for his early release in order to resume his spiritual responsibility among the Tibetan people. While describing about the current situation in side Tibet Mr. Dorjee said the main objective of staging this exhibition in the university campus was to provide true information on past and present Tibet and also to draw the youths’ attention to the plights of the Tibetan people.

Mayor Roland in his speech said “His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s messages of peace and nonviolence were clearly shown in this exhibition and this is the right venue to stage this exhibition as it is being focused more to the youths”.

Mr. Tenzin Norbu and Mr. Norbu Tsering, Tibetan Artist
Mr. Tenzin Norbu and Mr. Norbu Tsering, Tibetan Artist
Mr. Tenzin Norbu and Mr. Norbu Tsering, two performing artistes from the Tibetan community, performed some selected Tibetan songs and dances and which were well appreciated by the guests. Ms. Tenzin Wangmo Dunchu of the Office of Tibet, Brussels, proposed the votes of thanks and offered scarves to Mrs. Jeanne-Marie Loute and Ms. Pascaline Martin who gave full support and cooperation in organizing this exhibition at the University. The inaugural function was followed by a small reception in hounour of the Mayor and other guests by the Office of Tibet.
Mrs. Jeanne-Marie Loute and Ms. Pascaline Martin receiving Kathak
Mrs. Jeanne-Marie Loute and Ms. Pascaline Martin receiving Kathak


BUREAU DU/VAN TIBET
Avenue des Arts/ Kunstlaan 24
1000 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 280 49 22
Fax: +32 2 280 29 44
tibetbrussels@tibet.com
www.bluetibet.be or www.tibet.net
Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Keep off (Darla)
Welldone, my brother. (Chungpo)
Your Comments

 Other Stories
Delegation of French Senate Visit Dharamsala
Dalai Lama wraps up week-long visit to Sikkim
Students of New Delhi's American Embassy School Send Birthday Cards to the Panchen Lama
New York Commemorated Panchen Lama’s Birth Anniversary
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