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Dalai Lama's visit, 2007 (1 o 2)

Dalai Lama's visit, 2007

These excited Buddhist monks are waiting for their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at Auckland's Vector Arena (now Spark Arena) in June 2007. A capacity crowd of 10,000 filled the arena to hear the exiled Tibetan leader speak. During his 2007 visit the Dalai Lama met with Sir Edmund Hillary, a close friend for many years.

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Paul Morris, 'Diverse religions - Forms of Buddhism', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/photograph/32257/dalai-lamas-visit-2007 (accessed 22 October 2019)

Story by Paul Morris, published 5 May 2011, reviewed & revised 12 Jul 2018