Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India – Today, His Holiness the Dalai Lama wrote to Nancy Pelosi to offer his hearty congratulations on securing a fourth term as Speaker of the US House of Representatives. He also wished her a Happy New Year.
“I have no doubt,” he wrote, “that as Speaker of the House, you will continue to play a crucial role in advancing the hopes and aspirations of the people of the United States, while also helping to shape a more peaceful and harmonious world.
“As always, I would like to express my deep respect and gratitude to you for your firm and ongoing support for the Tibetan people, as well as the personal friendship you have shown me.”
In conclusion he offered his prayers and good wishes.