Dharamshala: In a letter addressed to Archbishop Desmond Tutu, President Dr. Lobsang Sangay of the Central Tibetan Administration congratulated Honourable Archbishop Tutu on being awarded the Human Rights Global Treasure Award.
Sikyong Dr Sangay writes, “It’s truly an honour for me to extend my sincerest congratulations on behalf of the Central Tibetan Administration and the Tibetan people on being awarded the Human Rights Global Treasure Award”.
He commends Archbishops’s stance against the apartheid regime and says that his commitment to non-violence as the path to seek liberation is an inspiration to all and especially the Tibetan people.
“Understanding the value and the work carried by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission, of which you were the Chairman, you have since advanced truth and reconciliation as a necessity for enduring peace. Today’s world could greatly benefit by imbibing the spirit and the value the commission represented”, said Sikyong and further adds that the Tibetans are exceptionally grateful for his advocacy and support for the human rights and equality.
” It is always a great joy to see you with His Holiness, and humbling to witness the friendship between two of the world’s greatest spiritual leaders of our times. Once again, my sincerest congratulations and best wishes”, concluded Sikyong.