China continues to tighten its grip in Tibet, intensifies efforts to eradicate Dalai Lama from Tibetans' religious lives
By The Space
Washington [US], February 16: In the furthest down the line endeavor to fix its hold in Tibet, China is compelling the Tibetans to try to ignore their religion and show more energy for president Xi Jinping and the Chinese Communist Party (CCP), as per a report by The Economist.
Beijing has likewise strengthened its endeavors to destroy the Dalai Lama from the strict existences of Tibetans to pulverize their personality.
The Chinese government involved Tibet in 1950 and has since the time attempted to control the district.
The Dalai Lama, whom China sees as regulator of an "detestable coterie" that tries to part Tibet from China, disappeared to India in 1959 and the 10the Panchen Lama (Lobsang Trinley Lhundrup Choekyi Gyaltsen) remained behind in Tibet. He criticized Chinese guideline ordinarily and composed a report chronicling Tibet's starvations during the 1960s.
According to The Economist, the Tibetan religion like that of Muslim supporters in Xinjiang is going through what the CCP expression as "sinicisation".
In Tibetan and Xinjiang, the Chinese specialists have dispatched assaults on individuals' religion and social customs.
While the Uyghurs have been moved to "re-instruction camps", the Tibetan ranchers have been moved to current lodging in or close to towns and urban areas. Besides, the Tibetan language has been supplanted with Mandarin like that in Xinjiang.
"Reconnaissance has been ventured up. Organizations of witnesses transfer data to the state; cell phones are tapped. Similarly as Uyghurs can presently don't make journeys to Mecca, it has gotten practically incomprehensible for Tibetans to make a trip to India to go to strict lessons given by the Dalai Lama, as many did before Xi took power in 2012," The Economist said.
In contrast to the Uyghurs, the Tibetans are permitted to utilize online media applications, for example, WeChat yet with limitations, for example, posting pictures of Dalai Lama can be an imprisonable offense.
"It appears to be these strategies are pointed toward making future Tibetans who won't think about the Dalai Lama as having any part in Tibetan Buddhism besides as a foe," Robbie Barnett, a researcher of Tibetan culture, was cited as saying by The Economist. (ANI)