Miss Tibet 2008
The Pageant 2008: Sunday 12 October
Miss Tibet 2008 Sonam Choedon
Sunday, 12 October, 7 p.m.
Finale Four Rounds and Crowning of Miss Tibet 2008: TIPA, McLeod Ganj
— Story coming soon!
Sunday, 12 October, 6.30 p.m.
The Miss Tibet Pageant Contestants
Sunday, 12 October, 2 p.m.
Miss Tibet Pageant 2008 programme overview
The Miss Tibet 2008 finale, being held tonight, Sunday,
12 October, starts at 7:00 p.m. at the Tibetan Institute
of Performing Arts, Mcleod Ganj, India.
Tickets are Rs 150.00.
Recommendation for those who are attending the show:
Don't forget to bring warm clothes.
Friday, 3 October
Press Statement: Two to Tango
Two brave and modern young Tibetan women
will compete in the Miss Tibet pageant 2008.
The two contenders will be disclosed on 12 October ...
Miss Tibet Activities
Tsering Chungtak lands in Taiwan
Miss Tibet 2006 Tsering Chungtak has landed in Taiwan
at the invitation of the Miss Taiwan organisation.
Chungtak was received by Miss Taiwan and other members
of Miss Taiwan organisation at the Taipei airport.
Miss Tibet in the Media
Sonam Choedon from Tibet crowned Miss Tibet 2008
DHARAMSHALA, India, 12 October 2008 (Tibet Post) —
18-year-old Sonam Choedon from Lithang county, eastern Tibet, was crowned Miss Tibet 2008
as colorful firecrackers repeatedly blossomed into the dark air
Miss Tibet 2008 crowned
DHARAMSHALA, India, 12 October 2008 (Phayul) —
18-year old Sonam Choedon from Lithang, in eastern Tibet, was crowned Miss Tibet 2008.
Miss Tibet 2008 beauty pageant attracts only two contestants
DHARAMSHALA, India, 11 October 2008 (ANI) —
Two Tibetan damsels will compete in the Miss Tibet beauty pageant 2008 starting here on October 12.
The names of two participants would be disclosed on Sunday.
Tibetans say that current unrest in Tibet and their extremely conservative society are factors responsible for the poor response.
Tibetan beauty joins freedom march
NEW DELHI, India, 28 May 2008 (ANI) –
Former Miss Tibet, Tsering Chungtak, joined exiled Tibetans in their 'freedom' march here today. She called for the international community's support for the Tibetan cause.
"We are protesting against the policy of the Chinese government. China has killed thousands of innocent Tibetans. Our brothers and sisters are suffering, they are oppressed. We want freedom and justice and urge the international community to support us," said Chungtak.
Interview: Miss Tibet shares thoughts on sports and pageants
TAIPEI, Taiwan, 25 February 2008
Standing in front of an oversized picture of the Dalai
Lama, the 23-year-old Tibetan beauty queen from India
clasped her palms together and bowed her head before
pulling up a chair.
"I respect His Holiness and I follow his teachings,"
she said, saying the phrase "role model" was grossly
insufficient to describe the impact that the Tibetan
spiritual leader has had on her and on the world,
"because he is everything."
Former beauty queen fights for human rights
NEW YORK, USA, 25 September 2008 (Epoch Times) –
Set against the backdrop of the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad address at the United Nations General Assembly, former Miss Canada Nazanin Afshin-Jam stood across the street at a rally earlier this week in an appeal to raise awareness of the 139 minority children scheduled for execution in her native country of Iran.
Two to Tango for 2008!
View and download
Miss Tibet 2008 Pageant poster
Miss Tibet 2008 Pageant magazine
will be available online — coming soon.