The role of N.B. Bhandari in the controversy

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(excerpt from “Setting the Records Straight#2” which was published here earlier) What Rights Did Situ and Gyaltsab Rinpoches Have Over Rumtek? To answer this question, it is necessary to understand something about the legal structure of Tibetan monastic administrations. Traditionally, each high […]

Open letter by Lunrig Gyatso in response to Mr. Paine’s reply

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Date: 10.08.2004 ——————————————————————————————————————- Reply by Jeffery Paine from the Washington Post Book World Sunday, August 1, 2004: Jay Landman’s charges about the Dalai Lama and especially about the forged letter are exhaustively refuted not only in Mick Brown’s The Dance […]

Setting the Record Straight #3

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Responding to “Karmapa: The Politics of Reincarnation” by Lea Terhune (Wisdom Publications, 2004) Date: 07.06.2004 << Part 1 << Part 2 << Part 3   Terhune’s Discussion of Legal Actions –   More Heat Than Light As we discussed in […]