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The Dalai Lama


His Holiness, the 14th Dalai Lama (born Lhamo Döndrub, also known by his religious name, Tenzin Gyatso, shortened from Jetsun Jamphel Ngawang Lobsang Yeshe Tenzin Gyatso), is Tibet's head of state as well as the spiritual leader of the Tibetan people. He was recognized at age 2 as the reincarnation of Avalokiteshvara, the Bodhisattva of Compassion... See full bio »

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Known For

Dancing in Amdo
Dancing in Amdo The Dalai Lama
(2008)
Heaven in Exile
Heaven in Exile Dalai Lama
(2010)
Discover the Gift
Discover the Gift Dalai Lama
(2010)
Wheel of Time
Wheel of Time Himself
(2003)

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 2007 In God's Name (TV Movie documentary)
spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists
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Other Works:

1998: Print ads for Apple Computers' "Think Different" campaign.

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 10 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 7 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Darai Rama 14-sei | The 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet | 14. Dalai-Lama | H.H. Tenzin Gyatso | Tenzin Gyatso | Dalai Lama | His Holiness The Dalai Lama | His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama | His Holiness the Dalai Lama | His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama | Le Dalaï Lama | Tenzin Gyatso 14. Dalai Lama | Tenzin Gyatso His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama | Tenzin Gyatso Le Dalaï Lama
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[on the influence of Facebook and Twitter] It depends on how you use them. If the person, himself or herself, has a certain inner strength, a certain confidence, there is no problem. But if an individual's mind is weak, then there is more confusion. You can't blame technology. It depends on the use of technology. See more »

Trivia:

Chosen to be the godfather of Richard Gere's and Carey Lowell's child. See more »

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