Tibet

India’s Tibetan refugees are leaving their homeland behind… but have they found a new one? By Advaita Kala

Dekyiling, or ‘Land of Happiness’, is one of the nine Tibetan settlements that are home to around 6,500 Tibetan refugees in Uttarakhand. One of the oldest, its cemented roads that snake their way around a small mountain are clean, with modest cars and two-wheelers parked along the side. There is no appearance of affluence (the most expensive car I spot is a Toyota Innova still wearing its ribbons) ...[Read More]