The 25th birthday of His Holiness the 11th Penchen Rinpoche –one of Tibet’s most important spiritual leaders was observed with mixed feelings of joy and pain as there is lack of any concrete proof over his well being. He has been missing for nearly two decades.

The day started with ‘Sangsol’ on the school basketball ground. The student’s representatives of the Human Rights Group addressed the gathering on the extraordinary contributions and sacrifices made by His Holiness the 10th Penchen Rinpoche for the Tibetan People.

Celebrating Panchen Lama's birthday - 2014The school Director Mr. Sonam Sicho la in his speech stressed on the importance of having educated young Tibetans; which is the need of the hour to fulfill the aspirations of our brethren inside Tibet and to combat the communist regime in China. Thereby, motivating the students to put all their efforts in studies in the school. It was followed by the performances of songs by the school band ‘Phuntsok Deshi’. The function ended with the vote of thanks by the school Principal Mr. Karma Sherab la.