Ani Christine and Khen Rinpoche.
This is the stage the Dalai Lama taught
from. He was seated in the center.
The couple hour lunch break became
our picnic time.
Young Tibetan women dressed up for
Tanaka Hitoshi, a Japanese friend of
ours, has been in Darjeeling a good number of years.
People came from Nepal, Butan, Tibet,
and all over India to listen to the Dalai Lama.
These two students, along with a number
others, were on a study abroad program from the USA.
The Dalai Lama is sitting in the center
of the picture, on top of the throne.
Ani Christine, Khen Rinpoche, and Ray.
On the last day of the teachings there
was no space left, except on the hillsides.
A very well dressed Tibetan.
2 of Dalai Lama photos