Top 5 Dalai Lama Facts

Top 5 Dalai Lama Facts

The Dalai Lama, AKA Lhamo Dondrub or Tenzin Gyatso, is the 14th Dalai Lama and an important monk within the Gelug school of Tibetan Buddhism. As a promoter of peace, this monk is the face of Buddhism according to those unfamiliar with the religion, it’s practices, it’s views on the afterlife, cyclical nature of time, and more.

WatchMojo Facts takes a look at the foremost Buddhist monk as a child, his love for science and machines, his self-described Marxist views of the world, how he is loved outside of his homeland and how he is viewed within china.

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