Tag: Manan Vatsyayana

Indian police personnel detain a Tibetan activist protesting near the Taj Palace Hotel, venue for the BRICS Summit in New Delhi on March 29, 2012. The Tibetan exile who set himself on March 26 in New Delhi died on March 28 and police detained at least 100 other activists protesting against Chinese President Hu Jintao’s arrival in the city. Since early 2011, at least 29 Tibetans, many of them Buddhist monks and nuns, are reported to have set themselves on fire in Tibetan-inhabited areas of China to protest against Chinese rule.
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Indian police personnel detain a Tibetan activist protesting near the Taj Palace Hotel, venue for the BRICS Summit in New Delhi on March 29, 2012. The Tibetan exile who set himself on March 26 in New Delhi died on March 28 and police detained at least 100 other activists protesting against Chinese President Hu Jintao’s arrival in the city. Since early 2011, at least 29 Tibetans, many of them Buddhist monks and nuns, are reported to have set themselves on fire in Tibetan-inhabited areas of China to protest against Chinese rule.

[Credit : Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images]

Tibetan exiles offer prayers at their refugee colony of Majnu Ka Tilla in New Delhi on March 27, 2012, for Tibetan exile Janphel Yeshi, who set himself on fire March 26. Beijing on March 27 blamed the Dalai Lama for a violent incident in India that saw a Tibetan exile set himself on fire in protest against a trip by Chinese President Hu Jintao to New Delhi this week.
[Credit : Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images]

Tibetan exiles offer prayers at their refugee colony of Majnu Ka Tilla in New Delhi on March 27, 2012, for Tibetan exile Janphel Yeshi, who set himself on fire March 26. Beijing on March 27 blamed the Dalai Lama for a violent incident in India that saw a Tibetan exile set himself on fire in protest against a trip by Chinese President Hu Jintao to New Delhi this week.

[Credit : Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images]

Villagers smeared themselves with colour during the Lathmar Holi festival in Barsana, India, Friday, March 2. During the festival, the women of Barsana, the legendary hometown of Radha, consort of the Hindu god Krishna, attack the men from Nandgaon, the legendary hometown of Krishna, with wooden sticks when the men try to put colour on them.
[Credit : Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images]

Villagers smeared themselves with colour during the Lathmar Holi festival in Barsana, India, Friday, March 2. During the festival, the women of Barsana, the legendary hometown of Radha, consort of the Hindu god Krishna, attack the men from Nandgaon, the legendary hometown of Krishna, with wooden sticks when the men try to put colour on them.

[Credit : Manan Vatsyayana/AFP/Getty Images]