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Gere in Bodh Gaya for Dalai Lama's discourse

IANS  |  Patna 

Hollywood star on Sunday joined a three-day course on by Tibetan the in Bihar's Bodh Gaya, the holiest Buddhist site.

Gere was spotted along with several foreigners and monks at the when the offered prayers on Saturday.

"Gere met the on Saturday," an at the Tibetan monastery said.

This is the actor's fourth visit to Bodh He visited the place in 2010, 2012 and 2017.

Gere, known for his performances in "Pretty Woman", "Runaway Bride" and "An 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 The Dalai Lama has been camping in Bodh since January 2 and is likely to stay there till February 1.

Nearly one lakh devotees from all over the world are likely to visit Bodh to hear the discourses by the Dalai Lama.

The Dalai Lama has lived in since fleeing his homeland in 1959.



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First Published: Sun, January 14 2018. 16:22 IST