July 6th is the day to celebrate the birth of His Holiness 14th Dalai Lama, head of the Geluk tradition, leader of the Tibetan people, and world renowned spiritual guide.
Prayer for the Long Life of His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Gang ri ra wé kor wé zhing kham su
In a heavenly realm, surrounded by a chain of snow mountains,
Pen dang dé wa ma lü jung wé né
The source of all happiness and help for beings
Chenrezik wang Tenzin Gyatso yi
Is Tenzin Gyatso, Chenrezik in person.
Shyap pé kal gyé bar du ten gyur chik
May his life be secure for hundreds of kalpas!