Genuine autonomy is based on the middle way approach of the Central Tibetan Administration. Given the urgency of the situation—of 130 self-immolation attempts, 112 have died—it is imperative that we soon find a solution. The memorandum on genuine autonomy for the Tibetan people lays out the details which are social, culture and political related.
You were an invitee at Narendra Modi’s inaugural ceremony. Does the fact that you, and not the Dalai Lama, was invited indicate a shift in India’s position?
His Holiness the Dalai Lama mostly does not attend public functions. His Holiness is an honoured guest of India. For someone who was born and brought up in India, and given the significance of the occasion, it was a privilege and an honour for me. Success for India is success for Tibet. [Source]