The Dalai Lama must make his peace with an antithetical political authority and persevere in good faith. Photo: Reuters
Asian Angle by Sourabh Gupta
The Pope has kissed and made up with China. Can the Dalai Lama?
Pope Francis has pulled off a landmark deal by getting Beijing to recognise the Vatican’s influence – and his approach may impart valuable lessons to the Dalai Lama, should there be any hope for reconciliation with Tibet on the cards