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On this day, March 17, in 1959, Tibet’s spiritual and political leader, then 23, disguised himself as a soldier and slipped through the crowds outside the palace he’d never see again. He embarked on a dangerous journey to asylum, crossing the Himalayas on foot with a retinue of soldiers and cabinet members.What is the name of the Dalai Lama in Tibetan?
The Dalai Lama is also known in Tibetan as the Rgyal-ba Rin-po-che ("Precious Conqueror") or simply as the Rgyal-ba. : 23How did the Dalai Lamas impact the world?
Thus the Dalai Lamas became pre-eminent spiritual leaders in Tibet and 25 Himalayan and Central Asian kingdoms and countries bordering Tibet and their prolific literary works have "for centuries acted as major sources of spiritual and philosophical inspiration to more than fifty million people of these lands".Do Tibetans still pray for Dalai Lama’s return?
"At Lhasa, Tibetans still pray for Dalai Lama's return". The Hindu. Retrieved 19 July 2015. ^ "Introduction to The Potala Palace, Jokhang Temple and Norbulingka, Tibet". World Heritage. Archived from the original on 21 July 2015. Retrieved 19 July 2015.