Phagmo Samdup | 彭毛三智

Phagmo Samdup | 彭毛三智

February 5: A Tibetan man in his late twenties called Phagmo Samdup set himself on fire on February 5 in Dokarmo town in Tsekhog (Chinese: Zeku) in Malho (Chinese: Huangnan) Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture, Qinghai, the Tibetan area of Amdo, according to Tibetan sources. It is the first self-immolation of 2014, five years on from the first self-immolation in Tibet of Kirti monk Tapey in February, 2009.
Phagmo Samdup set fire to himself at around 9.30 pm in the evening. It appears that not many people were outside to witness the self-immolation. Police on patrol extinguished the fire and took Phagmo Samdup away, and it is not known if he survived, Tibetan sources said, adding he had been taken to Tsekhog county town.

Phagmo Samdup | 彭毛三智 was the 130th(125thinside Tibet) Tibetan self-immolator since 2009.

彭毛三智(འཕགས་མོ་བསམ་འགྲུབ།)
安多泽库(今青海省黄南藏族自治州泽库县)多禾茂乡牧民、在家密宗修行者,27岁。
据流亡西藏诸多媒体报道,2014年2月5日晚约21时半,牧民彭毛三智在多禾茂乡第二完小(又称万青宁寄宿制完小)附近点火自焚,迅即赶至的警察将重伤的彭毛三智强行带往泽库县,当局立即严密控制通讯,严防自焚信息外传,因此彭毛三智目前状况不明。但又有消息指他在自焚现场已经牺牲。
彭毛三智是多禾茂乡塔士乎村牧民,及在家密宗修行者,有妻子和年幼的儿子与女儿。其母名叫珠姆。

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