Blessing from Chenrizig
the Dalai Lama Visited the Tibetan Cultural Center - July 25-27,
His Holiness at the
Tibetan Cultural Center Pavilion.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama
made his second Bloomington visit from July 25 to July 27 to
consecrate the Chamtse
Ling, an International Buddhist Temple and Monks' Residence.
In addition to laying the cornerstone of the temple, His Holiness
gave a Teaching and performed
the ritual for Aspirational
Bodhicitta at the Tibetan Cultural Center on Saturday morning,
July 27. On Friday evening, July 26, he delivered a public talk
at Indiana University. The title of his address was "Overcoming
The Crowd Waiting in Line at IU
On Thursday evening, July 25,
His Holiness was the guest of honor at a Benefit Reception for
the Chamtse Ling. Steven Seagal, the well-known actor,
hosted this event.
Seagal at the Benefit Reception
Warm Welcome to His Holiness from Takster Rinpoche
for the text of Thubten J. Norbu's welcoming address to His Holiness
the Dalai Lama on the occasion of dedicating the Chamtse Ling.
Norbu (Takster Rincpoche) is the President of the Tibetan Cultural
Center and the eldest brother of His Holiness.