Sunday, January 28, 2007

Tibetans relive memories of Shadow Tibet



Tibetans relive memories of Shadow Tibet

Thursday, 18 January 2007, 4:45 p.m.
Dharamshala: The silence was total, except for the intermittent sobs that punctuated the night.

The stench of "gunpowder" was nauseating, as a pall of smoke wrapped the carnage site.

A soft, melodious dirge echoed from the backdrop, as a woman wriggled on the floor in deep agony--before death eventually took the better of her.