Singapore...

His Eminence Ling Rinpoche, the reincarnation of the Senior Tutor of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, visited Singapore recently. I was asked to translate for Rinpoche, and was not able to resist taking a few pictures... 

  Inauguration of a Dharma Celebration

Inauguration of a Dharma Celebration

  Rinpoche performs a self initiation before bestowing the initiation on others

Rinpoche performs a self initiation before bestowing the initiation on others

  Ritual for removing obstacles to the bestowal of the initiation

Ritual for removing obstacles to the bestowal of the initiation

  Blessing the participants...

Blessing the participants...

  Preparing for teaching

Preparing for teaching

  Teaching

Teaching

  And speaking to the Singaporean students of Buddhism

And speaking to the Singaporean students of Buddhism

  A young disciple

A young disciple

  Rinpoche with monks and the wife of the former Prime Minister

Rinpoche with monks and the wife of the former Prime Minister

  A devotee after the teaching

A devotee after the teaching