DC Dr. Bagadi Gautham inaugurates Tibet Museum in Bylakuppe

DC Dr. Bagadi Gautham inaugurates Tibet Museum in Bylakuppe

September 10, 2022

Bylakuppe: Mysuru DC Dr. Bagadi Gautham officially inaugurated the Tibet Museum here.

This Museum is a public-private partnership initiative between Tibet Museum Dharamsala run by the Central Tibetan Administration and Khavachen Foundation Bylakuppe of Tashi Wangdu.

The Museum will have two main parts: Photo exhibitions linking Tibet’s past, present and future and Tibetan artefacts.

Photo exhibitions showcase the Tibet before Chinese occupation, Tibet under Chinese occupation, Tibetans in exile, Tibet today, its future vision, Tibet’s timeline and destructions under Chinese rule, amongst others.

Tibetan artefacts include religious items like mandala, incense burners, prayer wheels, butter lamp trumpets, bell, dorje (vajra), cymbals, blessing pots, conch shells, religious texts, and so on. It will also include household items like tea churner, kettles, wine vessels, Tibetan hotpots, cups, tinder pouch with flint, amulets, and so on. Other items like sling shots for herding yaks, shoes, Tibetan dice game, so on.

Museum also displays Independent Tibet’s passport, postage stamps, currencies, so on and traditional dresses of three provinces of Tibet. The Museum will also have a section on Tibetan medicine.

Chemi Dorjee, TDL Representative, Lobsang Yeshi, Lugsam Representative, Jigme Tsultrim, Chief Representative, Bengaluru, Choephel Thupten, Member of Tibetan Parliament and camp leaders and NGOs were present on the occasion.


Mysuru’s favorite and largest circulated English evening daily has kept the citizens of Mysuru informed and entertained since 1978. Over the past 45 years, Star of Mysore has been the newspaper that Mysureans reach for every evening to know about the happenings in Mysuru city. The newspaper has feature rich articles and dedicated pages targeted at readers across the demographic spectrum of Mysuru city. With a readership of over 2,50,000 Star of Mysore has been the best connection between it’s readers and their leaders; between advertisers and customers; between Mysuru and Mysureans.


Academy News Papers Private Limited, Publishers, Star of Mysore & Mysuru Mithra, 15-C, Industrial ‘A’ Layout, Bannimantap, Mysuru-570015. Phone no. – 0821 249 6520

To advertise on Star of Mysore, email us at

Online Edition: [email protected]
Print Editon: [email protected]
For News/Press Release: [email protected]