Saturday, August 30, 2008

Dalai Lama fasts and prays with people for peace

The 73-year-old Dalai Lama joined his follower in fasting and praying for peace from his hospital bed in Mumbai Saturday.

The Dalai Lama was hospitalized for fatigue after returning from a grueling travel schedule in Europe.

A spokesperson for the leader of Tibetan exiles said that the Dalai Lama is expected to return to Dharamsala, his home in the mountainous regions of northern India in a day or two.

Washington Post

Ailing Dalai Lama and Other Tibetan Exiles Fast For Peace
Voice of America - 4 hours ago
By VOA News Tibetan exiles in India fasted and prayed for peace on Saturday, and their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, joined in from a hospital bed in Mumbai.
Video: Dalai Lama in Indian Hospital for Tests AssociatedPress
Tibetan exiles stage fast as Dalai Lama takes part in hospital AFP