Name: Lobsang Lozin
Father’s Name: Jorgye
Mother’s Name: Tsepopo
Affiliation: Bharkham, Ngaba
Location of incident: Tsodun Kirti Monastery, Bharkham, Ngaba Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture (Ch: Sichuan Province)
Date of Self-immolation: 2012-07-17
Info: The self-immolation and death today of an 18-year old Tibetan monk from Ngaba is being marked by Tibetans at his monastery, Gedhen Tashi Choeling, an affiliate of Kirti monastery. Losang Lozin set fire to himself in front of the monastery’s main assembly hall today and then attempted to start walking towards the township government office, according to monks from Kirti monastery in Dharamsala, India.