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Panchen Lama receives worshippers in Beijing

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16:56, November 10, 2011

The 11th Panchen Lama receives Buddhist worshippers at the High- Level Tibetan Buddhism College of China in Beijing yesterday. More than 300 Buddhist followers from Tibet, Sichuan and other regions attended the ritual, including 11 monks who graduated from the college on Wednesday and acquired the "Tho Ram Pa" degree, one of the highest academic degrees in Tibetan Buddhism. The monks were awarded the degree, equivalent to a doctorate, after taking a six-day exam on Tibetan Buddhist sutras.(Photo from Shanghai Daily)

BEIJING, Nov. 10 (Xinhua) -- The 11th Panchen Lama received Buddhist worshippers at the High-level Tibetan Buddhism College of China in Beijing on Thursday.

More than 300 Buddhist followers attended the ritual, including 11 monks who on Wednesday had graduated from the college and acquired the "Tho Ram Pa" degree, one of the highest academic degrees in Tibetan Buddhism.

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