[chants in Ladakhi; spoken translation:
Understand your ignorance and keep yourself free from egotism. Do only that which is virtuous. Develop trust in your true nature. That is the path of the Buddha.
Through the ceremony the little monk becomes a Bandan. His teacher is at his side. The Geshe, a buddhist scholar, will see to the boy's further education, until he becomes a lama, in about 15 years.