The Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama   Tenzin Gyatso Tibet Tibetan Buddhism
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Upon the death of the 13th Dalai Lama in 1933, visions and signs pointed to where the next Lama might be found. In the small village of Kumbum, a search party discovered young Lhamo Thondup (the future Tenzin Gyatso, above), who displayed familiarity with objects belonging to his predecessor.

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