Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, India, 8 October 2014 - Today, the 15th of the 8th Tibetan month, the propitious full-moon day, a Long-life Ceremony was offered to His Holiness the Dalai Lama. It began early in the morning prior to the third day of his explanation of Nagarjuna’s ‘Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way’. The ceremony, which was based on a vision of Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo focussing on a triad of longevity deities, White Tara crowned by Amitayus, who in turn is crowned by Ushnisha Vijaya, was conducted by monks of Namgyal Monastery led by their Abbot, Thamtog Rinpoche.
|His Holiness the Dalai Lama with Kewtsang Rinpoche
during the Long-Life Ceremony held at the Main Tibetan Temple in
Dharamsala, HP, India on October 8, 2014.|