October 23, 2009 – TCV School, Dharamsala
His Holiness Gyalwang Karmapa was requested to grace the 49th founding anniversary ceremony, as the chief guest, of the Tibetan Children’s Village School.
School children eagerly awaiting His Holiness’ arrival, just to catch a glimpse of him.
The school band played a welcome tune when His Holiness’ car arrived at the main grounds. All the school’s heads, including Jetsun Pema La (His Holiness Dalai Lama’s Sister), offered khatas to His Holines upon his arrival.
The Ministers and Members of Parliament of Tibetan Government in Exile attended the anniversary ceremony.
After His Holiness’ reception, the program began with a welcoming speech by the school’s president.
His Holiness gave an address to the public concerning the education of the children. His Holiness also visited the school’s museum after lunch and concluded the day’s program.
of The Tibetan Children’s Village School