Name: Passang Dhondup
Father’s Name: –
Mother’s Name: –
Affiliation: Norbulingka Institute, Sidhpur, Dharamshala
Location of incident: The circumambulation path around His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s temple in Mcleod Ganj, Dharamshala, India
Info: An unmarried Tibetan man set himself on fire and died in the northwest Indian hill town of Dharamsala in a protest calling for the long life of exiled spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, Dhondup a worked as a painter at Norbulingka Institute, a center for the preservation of Tibetan culture and art self-immolated at about 3:30 p.m. on July 29 in a wooded spot called Lhagyal Ri where local Tibetans perform religious rites.