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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, leans against a railing as he listens to Tibetan-government-in-exile President Lobsang Sangay from a balcony at the Tibetan Institute of Performing Arts in Dharamshala. The institute, which was established to preserve and promote Tibetan theatrical arts, celebrated its 60th founding anniversary on Tuesday.

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Lobsang Sangay, president of Tibetan-government-in-exile, during the three-day training on Umeylam (middle-path approach) in Khanyara near Dharamshala.

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Prime Minister of exiled Tibetans, Lobsang Sangay, hoists the Indian flag on the 72nd Independence Day at Tibetan Secretariat, in Dharamshala.

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Tibetan government-in-exile President Lobsang Sanga presents a Tibetan Thangka painting to Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jairam Thakur at Dharamshala.

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President of the Tibetan administration in exile Lobsang Sangay, center, greets a child as he arrives to attend the founding anniversary celebrations at the Tibetan Children's Village School in Dharamsala.

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Tibetan Prime minister in-exile Lobsang Sangay after hoisting the Tricolour on India's 71st Independence Day at Tibetan Secretariat in Dharamsala.

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Minister of State for Culture and Tourism Mahesh Sharma and Prime Minister of Tibetans-in-exile Lobsang Sangay, in New Delhi.

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Tibetian Prime Minister in-exile Lobsang Sangay visits at Mahabodhi temple in Bodhgaya.

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Lobsang Sangay, prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, speaks at a gathering to mark Tibetan Democracy Day at the Tsuglakhang temple in Dharmsala. Tibetans mark this day to commemorate the founding of their first parliament-in-exile in 1960.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, right, smiles as he poses for a photograph with Lobsang Sangay, who was sworn in as Prime Minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile for the second five-year term in Dharmsala. Sangay was the first elected Tibetan political leader after the Dalai Lama dissolved his powers in 2011.

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Lobsang Sangay, the incumbent prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, speaks to media after being re-elected for second term in office in Dharmsala.

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Darjeeling-born and Harvard-educated Lobsang Sangay is the third elected prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile

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Lobsang Sangay, prime minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, lights a ceremonial lamp to begin a prayer session in solidarity with self-immolated Tibetans, whose portraits are on a banner behind him, in Dharamsala.

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Prime minister of the Tibetan government, in exile, Lobsang Sangay during a visit to Mahabodhi temple in Bodhgaya.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, center, walks with Lobsang Sangay, right, the prime minister of Tibetan government-in-exile, as they arrive to attend a ceremony to commemorate the 50th anniversary of exiled Tibetans settlement in New Delhi.

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Tibetan Prime Minister Lobsang Sangay speaks during the Special International Tibet Support Groups Meeting in Dharmsala. More than hundred delegates are attending a three-day meeting ending Sunday in Dharmsala to discuss ways to gather more international support for Tibet.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama, left, listens to Lobsang Sangay, the prime minister of Tibet’s government in exile, during the All India Tibet Support Group Conference in Dharamsala.

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Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama greets Nobel laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu at Mcleodganj, Dharamshala. Lobsang Sangay (R), Tibetan Prime Minster in exile looks on.

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Tibetan spiritual leader The Dalai Lama with Lobsang Sangay, the newly elected Prime Minister of the Tibetan Government-in-Exile, at the Buddhist festival Kalachakra in Bodhgaya.

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Newly elected Prime Minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile, Lobsang Sagay (L), with Speaker of the Tibetan Parliament Penpa Tsering during the first day of the three day conference of the heads of Tibetan Buddhist sects and pre-Buddhism Bon in Dharamsala.

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Lobsang Sangay, the newly elected Tibetan prime minister, looks on during a function to felicitate him in Dharamsala. Sangay, a Harvard-trained legal scholar was sworn in as new head of the Tibetan government-in-exile, taking over from the Dalai Lama as the official leader of his people's fight for freedom.

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Lobsang Sangay, left, the new prime minister of Tibet's government in exile, speaks with outgoing Prime Minister Samdhong Rinpoche during his swearing-in ceremony at the Tsuglakhang Temple in Dharamsala. The Harvard-trained legal scholar was sworn in as head of the Tibetan government in exile and is replacing the Dalai Lama as political leader of the exile movement.

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Lobsang Sangay, left, the new prime minister of Tibet's government in exile, is blessed by a laughing Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama during his swearing-in ceremony at the Tsuglakhang Temple in Dharamsala.

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Lobsang Sangay, left, the new prime minister of Tibet's government in exile, is greeted by Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama during his swearing-in ceremony at the Tsuglakhang Temple in Dharamsala.

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Lobsang Sangay, new Prime Minister of Tibetan government in exile, inspects a model at the 4th Science and Technology Expo-2011 in Dharamsala.

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Prime Minister of Tibetan government-in-exile Lobsang Sangay shakes hands with newly elected MP to the 15th Tibetan parliament after swearing-in ceremony at Mcleodganj, Dharamsala.

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Prime Minister of the Tibetan government-in-exile Lobsang Sangay during the concluding day of Second Tibetan National General Meeting-2011 at TCV school in Dharamsala.

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In His Steps Sangay with the Dalai Lama

AFP (From Outlook, May 16, 2011)