His Holiness the 101 Ganden Tripa has departed Singapore today for New
At this time that Ii am typing this to you all, His Holiness should still be
in the air, reaching the southern tip of the Indian continent...
This is the first Official Visit to Singapore of His Holiness ............
His Holiness has met with in both His official capacity as the Supreme
Head of the Gelugpa Tradition as well as in His private position as a
Buddhist Elder with Most Venerable Master Long-Gen - President of the
Singapore Buddhist Federation; Most Venerable Chao Kun - one of the 9 most
Seniors Heads of Thai Buddhism; His Grace Archbishop Nicholas Chia - Leader of
the Catholic Church in Singapore; the Sri Lankan Buddhist Representative;
the Burmese Buddhist Representative; the Committees and Representatives
of almost all the Tibetan Buddhist Centres in Singapore ............
We are all extremely touched and inexorably changed by His
To shame jugglers, CAS managed to host the Principal of the main Drikung
Kagyu Institue in Exile - Khenpo Rangdol - amidst His Holiness's programme
....... we are all infiinitely grateful to Khenpo for His tremendous calm,
blessings and realisations .............
All the beings [ both human and non-human ] in the Charitable Assistance
Society will like to thank all our Friends [ both human and non-human ]
With only the purest wishes to be of good to all,
The Charitable Assistance Society