July 06, 2015

Collection of photos of Nobel Peace Prize winner the 14th Dalai Lama

Associated Press The 14th Dalai Lama, was born Lhamo Döndrub, on July 6, 1935...

'...in the former Amdo region of Tibet, also known as Taktser, Qinghai. The Dalai Lama is the head monk in Tibetan Buddhism. Lhamo Döndrub was identified as the rebirth of the 13th Dalai Lama at the age of two and was officially recognized as the 14th Dalai Lama on November 15, 1950, when he was 15 years old. In 1959, the Dali Lama went into exile in India after the Tibetan Uprising that same year. In 1989 the Dalai Lama was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts in Tibet. The Dalai Lama formally resigned from politics on March 14, 2011.'

One Hundred Thirteen Photos here

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