Gedhun Choekyi Nyima Biography

Gedhun Choekyi Nyima is the eleventh Panchen Lama of Tibetan Buddhism as recognised by the Dalai Lama and various other Tibetan Buddhist leaders. He was born in Lhari County, Tibet. On 14 May 1995, Gedhun Choekyi Nyima was named the 11th Panchen Lama by the 14th Dalai Lama. After his selection, he was detained by authorities of the People's Republic of China and has not been seen in public since 17 May 1995. Another child, Gyancain Norbu, was later named as Panchen Lama by the People's Republic of China, a choice that exiles claim is rejected by most Tibetan Buddhists. Source: Wikipedia

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Name:
Gedhun Choekyi Nyima
Ethnicity:
Tibetan people
Date of Birth:
April 25, 1989 (28)
Astrological Sign:
Taurus
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