Visit to the Tibetan settlements in northern India, 1977
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Published by Institute of Environmental Studies, Douglas College in [New Westminster, B.C.] .
Written in English



  • Tibet.,
  • India.


  • Refugees -- Tibet.,
  • Refugees -- India.

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Edition Notes

Statementby John S. Conway.
SeriesInternational project booklet ;, no. 7
LC ClassificationsHV640.5.T5 C66
The Physical Object
Pagination16 leaves ;
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4208172M
LC Control Number80487491

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  As a result, by tensions between the two nations had worsened and the world-renowned religious leader, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, had fled to northern India. A tragedy like this devastates communities, but what is remarkable is how the Tibetan community continues to promote the Buddhist ideologies of non-violence, compassion, and secular. present, as per Department of Homes, Central Tibetan Administration, there are 39 Tibetan Settlements across India. These settlements were further classified by Central Tibetan Administration on three major bases: 1. Agricultural based Settlements, 2. Handicraft/Industrial-based Settlements, and 3. Scattered Settlements. As per DemographicCited by: 1. Bylakuppe in Kodagu (Coorg) of Karnataka is one of the many Tibetan settlements in India To be precise, this was the first such refugee settlement established way back in During the s, thanks to the strained relation between Dalai Lama and the Chinese authorities over Tibet, he fled to India seeking political asylum. During this same period, negotiations were held between the Dalai Lama and the Canadian government for the resettlement of displaced Tibetans living in northern India. Three years later, the Canadian government announced on 18 December , that it would resettle approximately a thousand Tibetan refugees living in Arunachal Pradesh, India.