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Remembering Free Tibet

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Remembering Free Tibet
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March 20, 2009 marks the 50th anniversary of the Tibetan Uprising when fearing an abduction attempt by China, 300,000 Tibetans surrounded the Dalai Lama’s palace to prevent his removal. Today we take a look back at this historic struggle for freedom through the lens of UPI photographers.
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The Dalai Lama closes his hands in prayer before beginning a teaching of Buddha traditions March 30, 1991 at the Jade Buddha Temple in Houston, Texas. His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989 for his advocacy of world harmony and his continuing efforts to get China to relinquish political and religious control of his native Tibet. He was visiting Houston as part of his nearly month long trip to the United States. (UPI photo/Marc Morrison) | License Photo | Permalink

PIT98111201 – 12NOVEMBER1998 – PITTSBURGH, PENNSYLVANIA, USA: His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet greets the press following his speech at the luncheon hosted by the World Affairs Council of Pittsburgh at The Doubletree Hotel in Pittsburgh, on November 12. The Dalai Lama is in the United States on a 10-day speaking and teaching tour. iw/ac/Archie Carpenter UPI | License Photo | Permalink

For more pictures and original website – http://www.upi.com/News_Photos/gallery/Remembering_Free_Tibet/1635/?section=1

Written by Lwin Aung Soe

March 11, 2009 at 3:08 pm

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