China's own Lama still on charm offensive

BEIJING, Jan. 18 (UPI) -- The 11th Panchen Lama, Beijing's chosen spiritual leader of Tibet's Buddhists, paid his respects to Chinese revolutionaries during a trip to northeast Heilongjiang Province.

China gives Panchen Lama a political role

BEIJING, March 2 (UPI) -- The Panchen Lama, Tibet's second highest ranking Tibetan monk and chosen by Beijing, has been elevated to China's top advisory body, state media report.

Panchen Lama praises Chinese rule of Tibet

BEIJING, March 16 (UPI) -- Gyaincain Norbu, whom China recognizes as Tibet's 11th Panchen Lama, says his country can only achieve a bright future under Chinese rule.

Panchen Lama not old enough to be in NPC

BEIJING, March 4 (UPI) -- Tibet's 11th Panchen Lama, anointed by China's regime, won't be taking his place as deputy in the country's parliament this year because of his age.

Tibet's missing Panchen Lama turns 18

BEIJING, April 25 (UPI) -- The second most revered Tibetan Buddhist lama, the Panchen Lama, turned 18 on Wednesday but his whereabouts for the past 13 years is unknown.

Panchen Lama visits Tibet temple

TIBET, China, Aug. 15 (UPI) -- The boy picked by Chinese authorities as the reincarnation of the Panchen Lama visited Tibet's most sacred temple Sunday, the BBC reported.

China says it cares for abducted Buddhist

BEIJING, May 28 (UPI) -- China says the Tibetan boy internationally viewed as the second highest leader of Tibetan Buddhism is alive and well, the Times of London reported Friday.

China pushing its own Panchen Lama choice

LHASA, TIBET, China, April 10 (UPI) -- Chinese authorities are pressuring Tibetan monks to accept their choice of Panchen Lama, the second highest religious figure in Tibetan Buddhism.

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