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Miss Tibet Pageant 2017 Announcement

The Miss Tibet Pageant 2017 will take place from 2 to 4 June 2017. Aspiring young Tibetan women can send their application online from 1 December till the end of March.

The criteria are:

  1. Must have Central Tibetan Administration tax paid up to date. However, this criterion does not apply to a woman coming from Tibet to compete in the Pageant.
  2. Must be between 17 and 25 years of age.
  3. Must be a minimum of 165 cm in height.
  4. Must be unmarried and must not have given birth to a child.

There will be seven rounds: Swimsuit (Day one), Talk and Talent (Day two), Introduction, Gown, Traditional costume and Interview (Finale night).

The topic for the Talk round is chosen by lottery, drawn an hour before the round starts. Each contestant is given the choice to speak on a topic from one of two options they pick in the lottery. The topics are all on Tibet and Tibetan-related issues, such as Tibetan history, culture, language, human rights, environment, women, activism, etc.

In the Talent round, the contestants have to perform an act with no bar in language. The performance would be a minimum of three minutes to maximum five minutes long.

The winner will receive one lakh (100,000) rupees. The First Runner-up 50,000 rupees, and the Second Runner-up 25,000 rupees.
Contact Director for any queries.

Lobsang Wangyal
Director

There are 3 comments.Have your say at the bottom of the page

  1. Tenzin K says:

    Hi Lobsang La,

    Are you still giving any consideration to the people of Tibet, that to “Be able to speak proper Tibetan” is in the criteria of Miss Tibet Pageant.

    1) All the controversies on 2016 are because of her spoken Tibetan language.

    2) Countless people verbally and literally requested you to do that for the overall good of future Miss Tibet.

    I knew perhaps you would not allow to post this, or remove this from your website. But I am sure people will raise this issue through many channels.

  2. Ngawang Tashi says:

    This is a great opportunity for young girls to come up on the stages different level. And to represent Tibet as a Nation, and Tibetan women’s power. Our young, energetic and beautiful girls should be encouraged to participate.

  3. Tenzin Norzom says:

    It’s a warm opportunity for our Tibetan young ladies. We can do it. We can speak and stand up as representatives of our nation . We have confidence to seek any platform. Go girls. We can share and speak of our culture identical around the world! Thanks.

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