Press Release

February 2nd 2009

His Holiness the Dalai Lama had been experiencing some mild discomfort in one of his arms over the last three days.  On the advice of his personal physician, His Holiness left Dharamsala early this afternoon and arrived in New Delhi.  After undergoing medical tests at Apollo Hospital, His Holiness left the hospital early this evening after having been diagnosed to be suffering from a pinched nerve.  Doctors have advised some medication.  His Holiness is spending the night in New Delhi before returning to Dharamsala tomorrow to resume his normal schedule from Wednesday. 

Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama 

February 2, 2009


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