Later he spent two weeks in Nagchu as well as in Nyingchgi Prefecture " talking with officials and monks, and visiting temples, schools and a hospital." Rebellion The Global Times compared the young lama to the Dalai Lama: " The 26- year- old 11th Panchen Lama
has significantly increased his role in religious assemblies and social activities in past year.
Controversy surrounds the position of the Panchen Lama
since the boy the Dalai Lama named as the reincarnation of the Panchen Lama
disappeared when he was six.
Deng Xiaogang, executive vice chairman of the Tibet Autonomous Regional government, said the fund is expected to play an even greater role in promoting social and economic development in Tibet under the leadership of the 11th Panchen Lama
Chinese authorities instead installed the young boy Gyaltsen Norbu as the 11th Panchen Lama
In 1950, the Panchen Lama
, at that time in Qinghai Province, wrote a letter to Chairman Mao, requesting for effective protection of the architecture and cultural heritage of Waimiao.
The 11th Panchen Lama
said people tend to focus on ''materialistic technology'' while neglecting the ''science of the mind.''
Critics of this collusion call it a "bad precedent" for the 11th Panchen Lama
and the next Dalai Lama, and urged the Tai Situpa to smuggle Ogyen Trinley out of Tibet.
This is because the 11th Panchen Lama
, Gedum Choekyi Nyima, identified by the Dalai Lama as his successor, disappeared in 1995.
Bogle was charged after 1774 with negotiating commercial relations between the Third Panchen Lama
and the Company--effectively thus between Tibet, Bengal, and Britain.
Many Tibetans and pro-Tibet groups fear Beijing will simply announce its own Dalai Lama, as it did with the Panchen Lama
, Tibetan s Buddhism s second-highest figure, in 1995.
According to Chinese state media the 19-year-old Panchen Lama
was named a member of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) on Sunday.
Consulate in Lhasa or a meeting with the 11th Panchen Lama
, the lack of achievements generally were ascribed to obstacles put in place by Beijing rather than failures in implementation on the U.S.