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A little background info on history & culture of Tibet

The history and culture of Tibet are closely associated with the lineage of the Dalai Lama. A few months ago, I wrote a lengthy article for ThingsAsian featuring biographies of all fourteen Dalai Lamas, and a second article that focuses solely on the Sixth Dalai Lama, best known for his elegant poetry and amorous escapades.

By clicking on these links, you can read my articles The Fourteen Dalai Lamas of Tibet, and The Don Juan of Dalai Lamas.