July 9, 2017
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Associated Press, 8 July 2017

NEW DELHI – Thousands of Tibetans living in exile in India waved white scarves, lit incense and offered prayers Thursday in celebration of the Dalai Lama’s 82nd birthday.

The Dalai Lama, the spiritual head of the Tibetan community, cut a cake and watched a performance of cultural dances and songs by young followers in Leh, a town in the Indian-ruled portion of Kashmir where a large number of his followers live.

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