His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama accepted the invitation of Chief Minister Prem Singh Tamang-Golay to visit Sikkim in the end of October this year. "His benign presence will be a great privilege for the devotees to seek his blessings," said Prem Singh Tamang (Golay), Chief Minister of Sikkim.
The Dalai Lama will pay a five-day visit to Sikkim from October 28, the state Ecclesiastical Department Minister, Ven Sonam Lama said on Wednesday. Lama, who is currently at Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh, told newspersons via video conferencing that he along with the department secretary Passang D Phempu had met the Buddhist spiritual head at his residence there on Wednesday and delivered a letter from Chief Minister P S Tamang inviting him to Sikkim.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama recently was on a visit to Ladakh where he received a rousing welcome.
By Team TRC