take you to pages off of The Greatest Places website. If the
link doesn't work, make sure the new browser window is not behind
Go to the Empty Frame Page
to find out what the Empty
Frame has to do with Tibet.
International Campaign For Tibet
The International Campaign
for Tibet, based in Washington, D.C., is a tax-exempt, nonprofit membership
organization that works to promote human rights and self-determination
for Tibetans and to protect their culture and environment.
Article from Minneapolis Star Tribune
An informative article from
the Minneapolis Star Tribune features the large Tibetan community
in Minneapolis/Saint Paul, Minnesota (USA).
Official Tibetan Government in Exile Web Site
This site has the latest news
and extensive historical information from the leadership of the Tibetan
Current Issues Link Index
This great list of links provides
opposing views from the Chinese and Tibetan governments about a wide
range of current issues in Tibet.
Keep up with news from and
about Tibet through the Tibet Information Network.
A unique comprehensive site
that compares and contrasts Western and Eastern science, and appears
to be updated frequently.
A Virtual Field Trip
Learn more about the geology
of the Tibetan Plateau and the Himalayan Mountains in Dr. James Wittke's
account of a field trip he participated in across the plateau.
The Tibetan Book of the Dead
The University of Virginia
Library's Special Collection Department has created this site designed
to "demystify the sacred Tibetan texts on death and dying and to create
an opportunity to share the wisdom of these ancient beliefs and practices."
Interview of a Young Tibetan Woman
This page has an interview
with a young Tibetan woman who talks about her experiences living
in the 20th century
A brief chronology of events
in Tibet this century from the Tibet Information Network.
This site provides lots of
general information about and images of Tibet.
- Internet Travel Guide
Planning a trip to Tibet?
Spend some time at this site first to find out how to plan and prepare
for your trip.
Photos by Frank
This photo gallery features beautiful images of Tibetan children and
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