His Holiness to Inaugurate Buddhist Conference at Norbulingka

TibetNet, June 23, 2006

Dharamshala, India -- His Holiness the Dalai Lama will grace the inaugural and closing ceremony of a 3-day Tibetan Buddhist conference organised by the Religion and Culture Department of the Central Tibetan Administration.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama will address on both occasions of the Buddhist conference, which will be participated by religious leaders, reincarnated lamas, abbots and learned teachers from four schools of the Tibetan Buddhism and the traditional Bon.

Kalon Tripa Prof. Samdhong Rinpoche will also attend both the opening and closing day of the conference.

The 3-day Buddhist conference will be held at the Norbulingka Institute, Dharamshala, from 26 June 2006.

This is the 9th Buddhist conference till date. The last conference was held at Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh state of India in 2003.