Tibet

Help to Dechen Nunnery

  By Amanda Buckley The Dechen nunnery is a Gelug Tibetan Buddhist nunnery in Yushu in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, China. There are 250 nuns … Read more

A Volunteer Reflects: Dr Robbie Chase in Tibet

By Robbie Chase In August 2001 I had the good fortune to accompany Zasep Rinpoche to his homeland of Zadoh, formerly in Kham of eastern … Read more

Medical Teams Visit Zadoh

Gaden Relief sent a medical team to Zadoh in August, 2001. Led by Dr. Robbie Chase and Zasep Rinpoche, Spiritual Director of Gaden Relief, the … Read more

Zadoh Area Projects, Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture

Zadoh County belongs to the Yushu Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, in the southwest of Qinghai Province. Also spelled “Zadoi” or “Zaduo” on official government maps, the … Read more

Tashi Lhapug Hall of Philosophic Studies

Tashi Lhapug Monastery constructed a new hall of philosophic studies with assistance from Gaden Relief. The hall became a place of intense study and debate … Read more

Devastation in Tibet Autonomous Region

On April 14 2010, a series of seven earthquakes destroyed Yushu City in Tibet. Over 2,000 people are reported killed and many thousands were injured. … Read more