Wherever the Dalai Lama goes, he can’t escape people reminding him of how he has humiliated his Root Guru’s precious tradition, created terrible disharmony within the Tibetan community, and unleashed a campaign of discrimination against his own spiritual brothers and sisters.
In snow and sub-zero temperatures, over 500 people asked the Dalai Lama for religious freedom. Local Tibetans shared their experiences of discrimination and called on the Dalai Lama to reach out and begin a path to resolving this trauma within their community.
A wonderful, dignified Tibetan man describes the harassment, intimidation and violence he experienced within his community in Switzerland simply because of his religious beliefs. His kind and forgiving response shows the good character of Shugden Buddhists.
A Tibetan living in Switzerland describes how his family were forced out of the Tibetan Exile Community. Having already fled from the Chinese, this Dalai Lama encouraged ostracism has left them exiled from even their refugee community.
A Tibetan Teenager living in the USA describes how Dalai Lama supporting Tibetans engaged in a racist campaign against his father’s restaurant, and the physical violence he himself has endured because of his faith.
Threatening letters, intimidating phone calls and abuse directed even at western Shugden Buddhists.
Lobsang Dorje, the President of the North American Gelugpa Buddhist Association, describes some of the tragedies unfolding inside Tibet as a result of the Dalai Lama’s policy of suppressing Dorje Shugden practitioners.
This video introduces the ISC: Testimonies series of videos.