Washington DC, USA, 16 July 2011 - On his last full day of stay in Washington, D.C. during this visit, His Holiness theDalai Lama first bestowed the longevity of White Tara to the people. Thereafter, a long life prayer was conducted for His Holiness the Dalai Lama by the organizers of the teachings. Kalon Tripa Samdhong Rinpoche recited the attributes of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, his contribution to humanity and the recognition he has been receiving from the international community.
|Kalon Tripa Prof. Samdhong Rinpochemaking offerings to His Holiness the Dalai Lama during the Long Life Offering ceremony held in Washington DC on July 16, 2011. Photo/Tenzin Choejor/OHHDL|
|Mr. Kalden Lodoe, President of the Capitol Area Tibetan Association reads the concluding remarks for the Kalachakra for World Peace 2011 event in Washington DC on July 16, 2011.Photo/Tenzin Choejor/OHHDL
|His Holiness the Dalai Lama and monks from Namgyal Monastery pour a portion of the Kalachakra Sand Mandala in the Anacostia River in Washington DC on July 16, 2011.