Archive for April 22nd, 2009
Oftentimes it is politics that takes the focus away from the reality of a situation by presenting a different perspective to suit the need of a particular environment. But there are also occasions when it is the same political considerations that highlights historical connections. One example of this is the sending of organized groups of Indian pilgrims to Gang Rinpoche (Mount Kailash) in Tibet, under the auspices of the governments of India and China.
On April 21, 2009, the Indian Foreign Ministry announced the latest group to be making the pilgrimage to Kailash later this year. Read the rest of this entry »