Lhamo Tseten | 拉毛才旦

Lhamo Tseten | 拉毛才旦

Lhamo Tseten, 24, set himself afire near the Amchok Township Court at 2:30 PM (local time) in Sangchu County in Amdo, Eastern Tibet. He succumbed to his injuries at the protest site.

Ajam Amchok, a Tibetan living in South India with close contacts in the region, said, “Lhamo Tseten repeatedly raised the slogan calling for the ‘return of His Holiness the Dalai Lama from exile.”

Lhamo is survived by his wife Tsering Lhamo and a two year old daughter Nyingmo Kyi. He was son of father Namchuk Tsering, 49 and mother Sungdue Kyi.

Lhamo Tseten | 拉毛才旦 was the 67th(64thinside Tibet) Tibetan self-immolator since 2009.

拉毛才旦,安多拉卜让(今甘肃省甘南藏族自治州夏河县)阿木去乎镇牧民,24岁。
2012年10月26日下午2点40分,拉毛才旦在阿木去乎镇法院前自焚,高呼“让尊者达赖喇嘛返回西藏”、“西藏要自由”,当场牺牲。倒地时依然双手合十。
军警欲抢走他的遗体,但当地藏人围拢四周,不让军警抢夺,并将遗体送回他家中,举行了隆重的超度祈福法会和葬礼。
拉毛才旦是夏河县阿木去乎镇格个昂村人,父亲名叫南久次仁,49岁;母亲名叫松堆吉,50岁;妻子名叫次仁拉姆,并有一个两岁的女儿尼姆吉。家里经济条件好,他本人还有一辆私家车。
12月4日,与拉毛才旦同村藏人、57岁的阿帕(又名帕巴嘉)被拘捕,指控涉嫌协助自焚者拉毛才旦往其身上浇油,之后情况不明。
中国中央电视台2013年2月4日播的官方宣传片称他23岁。

遗言:

“让尊者达赖喇嘛返回西藏”、“西藏要自由”

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