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9 Facts You Didn’t Know About the Dalai Lama

#2. Dalai Lama was 2 years old when was found by Tibetan monks

Dalai Lama was 2 years old when was found by Tibetan monks

The monks tested the boy to see if he was the reincarnation of the 13th Dalai Lama. He passed the tests and had physical traits that the monks were looking for such as moles in certain places and long ears. At 2, he was renamed Tenzin Gyatso, took the throne at age 4 and became a monk at age 6.

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