This is the actor's fourth visit to Bodh Gaya. He visited the place in 2010, 2012 and 2017.
Gere, known for his performances in "Pretty Woman", "Runaway Bride" and "An Officer and a Gentleman", is considered one of Dalai Lama's most high-profile followers.
He regularly visits Dharamsala, the headquarters of the Tibetan government-in-exile in Himachal Pradesh. The Dalai Lama has been camping in Bodh Gaya since January 2 and is likely to stay there till February 1.
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