Tibetan New Year:
If you would like to experience Tibetan culture here is an opportunity. Our community is celebrating Losar “Tibetan New Year”. It is on Sat 1st March at 6 pm at Hamilton Town Hall, Racecourse Rd, Hamilton. There will be various Tibetan food, dances & songs, and cultural introduction for only $25 ($20 concession).
10 March is to commemorate the 1959 Tibetan uprising against the presence of the People’s Republic of China. Our community observe this day to highlight the continuing violation of basic human rights inside Tibet. We are planning on this event, we will provide more information as soon as it is finalised.
Dalai Lama’s Birthday:
We celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s birthday on 6th July. This year the 6th July is on Sunday so probably we might be able to hold this holy event on the same day. Usually we hold this event at New Farm Uniting Church, we will provide more information by middle of next month February.
Due to the current grim situation inside Tibet, we hold special events including candle vigil and rally. We do this to bring more awareness about the situation.
10 December – Noble Peace Prize:
This day is the anniversary of the awarding of the Nobel Peace Prize to His Holiness the Dalai Lama in 1989.