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His Holiness the 17th Karmapa's Speech At the 40th Anniversary of TCV at the Closing of the Athletic events Oct 26th, 2000

Translated by Acharya Nyima Tsering

The assembly of Arya Sanghas, all the learned students and staff members of the TCV, likewise all the respected honored invited guests, and all the local and those who came from the outside, today I wish to pay my sincere Tashideleg on this 40th anniversary of Tibetan Children’s Village School. Generally I am also similar to you young students who are undergoing the educational process, it is therefore, I cannot give the most effective and beneficial advice to you, however as I was asked by the director, I will take this opportunity to speak.

It is well known that this land of Tibet, was predicted by the Shakyamuni Buddha and it is also the divine land of Avalokitesvara, which is located at the top of world and is a nationality, which embodies the authentic dharma history and cultural identity from several thousand years before. It is not only that during the period of Songtsen Gampo, many of the common and uncommon cultural identity has…