Tibetans see the Dalai Lama as the embodiment of Avalokiteshvara and the Panchen Lama as the main assistant. Each Dalai Lama is considered the reincarnation of the previous one.
Follow Official website Vietnamese version of His Holiness the 14th (current) Dalai Lama, “The Dalai Lama is said to be the embodiment of Duc Quan The Am or Chenrezig – the Bodhisattva of Compassion and the Protector of Tibet.” Bodhisattvas are enlightened beings, inspired by the desire to attain Buddhahood for the benefit of all. sentient beings who have vowed to be reborn in the world to help humanity.
The Dalai Lama is a Sino-Vietnamese transliteration of Chinese characters; Vietnamese books and newspapers frequently used by the Dalai Lama. “Dalai” is derived from the Mongolian word for “sea”, and “Lama” is the Tibetan word translated from Sanskrit as ‘guru’ – the address for teachers. “Dalai Lama” means “Master with wisdom like the sea”. Tibetan Buddhist tradition that it is the living Buddha to indicate the Dalai Lama.
According to Tibetan tradition, the Dalai Lama is the embodiment of the benevolence of the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas, who choose the path of rebirth in human life in order to help sentient beings. The title of Dalai Lama is also understood as Ho Tin, “Guardian of the Faith”, Hue Hai, “Great Sea of Wisdom”, Dharma King, “King of Dharma”, Nhu Y Chau, “Vien”. Bao Chau as you like”,…
The title of Dalai Lama was bestowed on the staff of the Kahlu school by the Mongol king Arthan Khan in 1578. From 1617, the 5th Dalai Lama became the leader. political and spiritual religion of Tibet. Since then, Tibetans consider the Dalai Lama to be the embodiment of Avalokitesvara and the Panchen Lama as the main sidekick. Each Dalai Lama is considered the reincarnation of the previous one. The 6th Dalai Lama have a very high academic level and also a poet.
Contrary to popular opinion, the Dalai Lama is not the highest spiritual leader of the Kasho school, a position known as Ganden Tripa (Dharma Keeper).
The current Dalai Lama is the 14th, living in exile in India from 1959 to the present. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, and is the current outstanding representative of Buddhism in the world. The works he wrote, presenting Tibetan Buddhism and the Buddhadharma, were read by many people.
Also according to his website, the 14th Dalai Lama – Tenzin Gyatso – describes himself as a simple Buddhist monk who is the spiritual leader of Tibet. He was born on July 6, 1935, into a peasant family, in a small village located in Taktser, Amdo, northeastern Tibet. At the age of two, the boy, then named Lhamo Dhondup, was recognized as the reincarnation of His Holiness the 13th Dalai Lama, Thubten Gyatso.
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