Category Archives: Jigme Norbu

Find out more about Jigme Norbu’s life and work, or donate to the Walk for Tibet projects at http://www.AmbassadorsforWorldPeace.org.

Ambassadors for World Peace Honored at Arts Festival

August 27, 2011, Hammock Wine & Cheese Shoppe owners Damian & Gary Collins hosted their 3rd annual Arts Festival. This year they focused on supporting the continuing work of Ambassadors for World Peace.org, the organization founded by Jigme Norbu. Jigme … Continue reading

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Walks for Tibet Continue Globally

Nine Walkers  trekked 230 miles from New York City to Washington DC calling for Tibetan Independence and freedom of expression, strategically arriving July 4th. Two of the organizers had been inspired to continue walking on Walk for Tibet Florida following the tragic death … Continue reading

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Tibetans Gather for ‘Walk for Tibet’ Photo Tribute

Northwest area Tibetans gathered in Portland, Oregon April 21, 2011 to hear my (Donna Kim-Brand) photo-story of the February Walk for Tibet Florida. They seemed totally engaged in the unfolding of Jigme Norbu’s original plan and how events developed unexpectedly … Continue reading

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Rest in Peace Jigme Norbu

A bittersweet reunion of about 25 supporters gathered April 3 at the accident site 28 miles south of St. Augustine, Florida to participate in the 49th Day Shay-Gu ceremony for Jigme Norbu. Wangchuk Dorjee led us in Tibetan prayers releasing his spirit to move on to … Continue reading

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49 Day Tribute for Jigme Norbu-Ambassador for World Peace

Sunday April 3 marks the 49th day since the sudden passing of our friend & Walk for Tibet leader Jigme Norbu. In Buddhist tradition, this formally ends the mourning period, thus allowing the spirit of the departed to be free … Continue reading

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What Cost, Freedom?

Today, March 17, is the anniversary of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s escape from Tibet into India in 1959. It changed not only his own life, but the lives of millions of Tibetans and others world-wide who resonate with his universal … Continue reading

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Rise Up with Heart & Courage

The word COURAGE includes the word  from French, COEUR, which means HEART.  It takes heart & true compassion to have the courage to stand up for our convictions and claim our freedom, especially in the face of difficulties and apathy. … Continue reading

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Tribute to Jigme Norbu & Walk for Tibet Florida Completion

AlterThe Walk for Tibet Florida held a bitter-sweet celebration on completion of 300 miles walked from St. Augustine to West Palm Beach February 14-26, 2011. The Final Mile walked from the downtown West Palm Beach Green Market square, and being … Continue reading

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Norbu Children’s Fund

A fund has been set up for Jigme Norbu’s children, who will most acutely suffer the loss of their father, friend and Tibetan Freedom fighter. All donation checks should be made out to “ Norbu Children’s Fund “  & mailed … Continue reading

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Jigme Norbu- An Epic Life

So sorry for the delay in posting. We have had internet access issues. Meanwhile we have been handling many of the sudden issues that arise with such unexpected circumstances, and coping with our deep grief and shock at the loss … Continue reading

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