Dolma

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Date: 29 March 2014
Name: Dolma
Age: 31
Place of protest: Barthang
Current status: Unknown
Overview: Dolma's protest is the first self-immolation in Bathang county.

Information

31-years-old Tibetan nun Dolma set fire to herself outside a monastery in Bathang county, Kham.

When Tibetans who were circumbulating the Ba Choede monastery, a traditional religious practice, witnessed the self-immolation, they managed to extinguish the flames and take Dolma to hospital.