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A can­dle­light vigil in Dharamsala, India, for Phuntsok, aged 20, a monk who self-​​immolated on March 16, 2011 in Eastern Tibet. Photo by Abhishek Madhukar.


As of March 5, 25 Tibetans had set them­selves on fire in Tibet, almost all of them monks and nuns. Tibetan pro­ducer Lhakpa Kyizom reports on the cur­rent situation.


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Photos of Serta received by Serta Thupten: This group of pho­tos was taken on Jan. 24 in Kham Serta County in Kardze Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan Province. This place is the main cen­ter of the town. The wall in the back­ground depicts the story of King Gesar of Ling, a heroic ruler of Tibetan folklore.

Photos of Sonam Wangyal (also known as Lama Sobha). Warning - Photos are graphic in nature.

Last Message of Lama Sobha

Mother of four self-​​immolates

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