New Delhi: AIMIM chief Asaduddin Owaisi has targeted Prime Minister Narendra Modi for wishing the Dalai Lama on his birthday. Owaisi said that very good sir, but you should have met the Dalai Lama personally. Let us inform that Tibetan religious leader Dalai Lama is celebrating his 86th birthday today.
Owaisi said, “Very good, sir! But if you had met His Holiness the Dalai Lama in person, it would have sent a strong message to China.”
Let us inform that this morning the Prime Minister had tweeted and said that he has discussed the Dalai Lama on the phone with him on his birthday. Modi tweeted, “On his 86th birthday, I spoke to the Dalai Lama on the phone and wished him all the best. We wish him a long and healthy life.”
The Dalai Lama was born on 6 July 1935 in a farming family in Takcher, a small village in Amdo in northern Tibet. His childhood name was Lhamo Dondub. He received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.
What did the Dalai Lama say on his birthday?
The Dalai Lama, on his 86th birthday, said he took full advantage of India’s independence and religious harmony and was committed to reviving ancient Indian wisdom. The religious leader thanked people from across the world wishing him on his birthday and said he would continue to serve humanity and fight against climate change. The real name of the Dalai Lama is Tenzin Gyatso.
He said, “Ever since I became a refugee and took refuge in India, I have taken full advantage of India’s freedom and religious harmony. I want to assure you that for the rest of my life also I will be committed to revive the ancient Indian wisdom.