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Heinrich Harrer with His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama says Harrer was a loyal friend

The Dalai Lama has said with the passing away of Heinrich Harrer, the Austrian who spent years in Tibet, “We feel we have lost a loyal friend from the West.” Harrer died on January 7, 2006 in Austria. He was 93. In his condolence message to Mrs. Carina Harrer, sent on January 10, 2006 from […]

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Dalai Lama presents ICT Light of Truth Awards, thanks Heinrich Harrer, Petra Kelly for supporting Tibet

On October 15, the Dalai Lama expressed his gratitude to the late Petra Kelly, German Green Party member, and Heinrich Harrer, Austrian mountaineer, both of whom made significant contributions to drawing international attention and support to the cause of the Tibetan people. Presenting the International Campaign for Tibet’s Light of Truth Award to Harrer and […]

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Heinrich Harrer and Petra Kelly to be honored for contributions to Tibet with award presented by the Dalai Lama

The International Campaign for Tibet (ICT) will give its 2002 Light of Truth award to Heinrich Harrer and to Petra Kelly, in memoriam, on October 15 in Graz, Austria, for their contributions to public awareness of Tibet and Tibetans. The award will be presented by His Holiness the Dalai Lama while he is in Graz […]

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