Joined: 23 May 99
This from the User of the Day:
Tenzin Gyatso is the fourteenth and current Dalai Lama, and as such, is often referred to in Western media simply as the Dalai Lama, ...
Is this for real?
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Highly unlikely of course.
Rather someone who is abusing the name of Dalai Lama.
Sir Rodney Ffing
Joined: 17 Oct 15
Gentlemen, I have met two Tenzin Gyatso [etc's]. Neither abused the name. Neither were the man himself. He had the birth name Lhamo Thondup.
Traditionally, personal names are bestowed upon a child by lamas, who often incorporate an element of their own name. In the Tibetan diaspora, Tibetans often apply to the Dalai Lama for names for their children. As a result, the exile community has an overwhelming population of boys and girls whose first name is "Tenzin", the personal first name of the 14th Dalai Lama.
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