Month: October 2018

The Ghosts Behind The Legends

High on the Tibetan Plateau in 1682, a funeral got indefinitely postponed. The 5th Dalai Lama of Tibet had just died and the Regent, Desi Sangye Gyatso, decided that for the sake of socio-political stability, he ought to keep the death of the Dalai Lama a secret from devotees throughout Tibet, Mongolia and China. As […]