Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India – His Holiness the Dalai Lama has written to the Prime Minister of Nepal, Pushpa Kamal Dahal, to express his sadness about the devastating earthquake that recently struck western Nepal leading to the loss of precious human lives and many injuries.
“I offer my condolences to the families of those who have lost loved ones,” he wrote, “and pray for all those affected by this tragedy.
“I understand that everything is being done by your government, as well as related agencies, to provide necessary help and support to the people affected by this calamity.
“As a token of my solidarity with the people of Nepal, I hope to be able to make a donation towards the rescue and relief efforts.”
His Holiness offered his prayers and good wishes.