Articles by Tashi Thakchoe

Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay with Chief Priest Najima Shotaro at Meiji Shrine, a Shinto shrine, Tokyo. Photo/Meiji Shrine

Sikyong Visits Japan’s 122nd Emperor Meiji’s Shrine

TOKYO: On a bright sunny day in Tokyo, Sikyong Dr Lobsang Sangay paid a visit to Meiji Shrine, a Shinto shrine built in memory of Japan’s 122nd Emperor Meiji and his consort Empress Shoken. As Sikyong arrived at the temple,…


The committee with Speaker Khenpo Sonam Tenphel and Deputy Speaker Acharya Yeshi Phuntsok of the Tibetan Parliament before the budget review meeting, 16 February 2017.

Tibetan Parliamentary Committee Meets to Review CTA Budget 2017– 18

DHARAMSHALA: The Budget Estimate Analysis Committee of the Tibetan Parliament-in-Exile meets from today to examine the consolidated budget proposed by the Finance department of the Central Tibetan Administration for the financial year 2017 – 18. The committee will review the…



Sikyong’s public talk for writers, journalists and Tibetan supporters on the way forward to resolve the problem of Tibet in Tokyo.

Sikyong Urges Japan to Support Middle Way Approach

TOKYO: The Tibetan political leader Dr Lobsang Sangay urged the Japanese government to support the Middle Way Approach of the Tibetan people towards seeking genuine autonomy for Tibet as it does not contradict China’s sovereignty and is a win-win solution…