Mundgod, Karnataka, India, 1 July 2016 - Following His Holiness’s two-week trip to the United States, he returned to India and arrived in Goa on 30th June where he was greeted by the Deputy Chief Minister, the Senior Abbot of Drepung Monastic University and representatives of the Doeguling Tibetan Settlement, Mundgod, Karnataka State. He then made his way by road to the coastal town of Karwar, where he was welcomed by Indian District officials and abbots and representatives from monasteries of all the denominations of Tibetan Buddhism reestablished in Karnataka. His Holiness rested there for the night before making the journey up the Western Ghats to the Deccan Plateau where Doeguling is located.
|His Holiness the Dalai Lama greeting assemble monks as he arrives at the Drepung Lachi Assembly Hall in Mundgod, Karnataka, India on July 1, 2016. Photo/Tenzin Choejor/OHHDL|