Watch a new documentary on the Tibetan self-immolation phenomenon

Originally posted by The Buddhadharma 

THE BURNING QUESTION: Why are Tibetans Turning to Self-immolation?

The Central Tibet Administration has released a 30-minute documentary titled The Burning Question: Why are Tibetans Turning to Self-Immolation?The film focuses on the self-immolations in Tibet that started in 2009. It looks at why the self-immolation protests might be happening in the first place, despite efforts by the CTA to persuade Tibetans to not take such action. Watch below.

See the video here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=player_embedded&v=1HhKF4_-9g8

(Photo by framesofmind via Flickr, using a CC-BY license.)

 

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