Had he been informed that the Tashi Lama was really expecting me?
The Tashi Lama takes off his mitre and hands it to an acolyte.
Then we resumed our seats, and the Tashi Lama inquired how I had liked the show of riders on the preceding day.
Tsaktserkan, sent by the Tashi Lama, used to visit me at dusk.
Yes, the memory of the Tashi Lama will cleave to me as long as I live.
A procession of high lamas enters the gallery, each bearing some of the robes and pontifical insignia of the Tashi Lama.
It was full of people waiting to see the Tashi Lama, who was to pass by on his way to some ceremony.
Shortly before my visit the Tashi Lama had had an opportunity of reminding the Lamaist hierarchy of his illustrious existence.
For my part I could hardly think of anything else but the Tashi Lama and the powerful impression he had made on me.
On his appointment the lama receives a certificate bearing the seal of the Tashi Lama.