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Shillong Observed Dalai Lama’s 81st Birthday



The Tibetan Settlement Office, the core group for Tibetan cause, have celebrates  the 81st birthday of His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama here at Aurobindo Ashram in Shillong  on Wednesday.

On this occasion a clourful function was organised by the  Core Group for Tibetan Cause, an apex coordinating  body of national level for the cause of Tibetan and Tibet freedom in collaboration with Shri Aurobindo Ashram and Asian Confluence.

Shillong Observed Dalai Lama’s 81st Birthday

The Core Group said in a statement that it was for the first time that Dalai Lama’s birthday has celebrated publicly in the Northeastern region.

People from all Northeastern states have  participated in the event. During the  day-long celebration Several eminent personalities has delivered  speeches on ‘Peace and Environment of Himalayan region’ by eminent speakers, photo exhibition on life of Dalai Lama and cultural show by the Tibetan artistes settled in different parts of the Northeast among others.

The Convener of the core group R.K. Khirmey said the celebration of the Dalai Lama’s birthday have s represent the importance of Tibet’s centuries  old ‘Guru – Chela’ (teacher – disciple) relationship with India. The the public should be aware of the problems in Tibet., He added. “If anything happens in the international border with China, North East will be affected first,” he stated.

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