How the search for the next Dalai Lama is drawing interference from China and what it means for the future of Tibet

How the search for the next Dalai Lama is drawing interference from China and what it means for the future of Tibet

More than 87 years after he was born into this life, the question of who will replace the 14th Dalai Lama is more urgent than ever.(Wikimedia Commons: Unknown author, public domain) Death. It is unpredictable yet inevitable. Even if you are a great runner, you cannot escape it. You cannot stop it with wealth, recitation … Read more

Keanu Reeves to co-author and star in his first comic book BRZRKR : Bollywood News

Keanu Reeves to co-author and star in his first comic book BRZRKR : Bollywood News

Keanu Reeves, who appeared at Comic-Con on Friday, announced that he will join writer Matt Kindt to co-author a book set in the BRZRKR universe which is being developed into both a film and an anime show for Netflix. Keanu Reeves to co-author and star in his first comic book BRZRKR According to Entertainment Weekly, … Read more

Tibetan author Tsering Yangzom Lama opens up about immigrating to Canada

Tibetan author Tsering Yangzom Lama opens up about immigrating to Canada

Tsering Yangzom Lama talks about this experience and her next book in an interview with Tibetan activist Chemi Lhamo.Paige Critcher/Handout From trekking the Tibet-Nepal border, to years of researching Tibetan art, history, and metaphysics, Tsering Yangzom Lama did whatever it took to learn more about her ancestors’ homeland. As a child of nomads who fled … Read more

Tibetan community reeling as motive in deadly TTC fire attack remains a mystery

Tibetan community reeling as motive in deadly TTC fire attack remains a mystery

Toronto’s Tibetan community is paralyzed with grief. In June, Nyima Dolma, a Tibetan woman, was doused with a flammable liquid and set on fire at Kipling Station. The attack, which 28-year-old Dolma died from last Tuesday after two-and-a-half weeks in hospital, was initially considered “hate-motivated” by police. In an email to the Star Tuesday, police … Read more