WASHINGTON, DC: Representative Ngodup Tsering attended the community potluck gathering and celebration of Losar with Capitol Area Tibetans on 17 February. In a brief address to the gathering, he underscored the need for unity as the Chinese government intensifies through various strategies to undermine the Tibetan issues.Representative offered scarves and cash award to volunteers at the Weekend Tibetan school.
At the invitation of the Drigung Dharma Center in Virginia, on the morning of the 18 February, the third day of Losar, Representative Ngodup Tsering visited the Center and participated in the prayer ceremony. The prayer was attended by a large number of Tibetans. After the prayer, the attendees put up prayer flags and performed sangsol, followed by Gorshey performance.