The Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama Tenzin Gyatso Tibet Tibetan Buddhism
A. T. Steele

Lhamo Thondup was declared the new Dalai Lama in 1939. He was taken to Lhasa, the capital of Tibet, in 1940, where his name was changed to Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso and he began his spiritual education.

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