Richard Gere listens to Dalai Lama for fourth day

Hollywood star Richard Gere looked spellbound listening to the discourses of the Dalai Lama on meditation today.

Updated: Jan 08, 2010, 18:53 PM IST

Bodh Gaya (Bihar): Hollywood star Richard Gere looked spellbound listening to the discourses of the Dalai Lama on meditation today.
on meditation for improvement of one`s personality.

"Meditation can lead to welfare of human being," the spiritual leader said.

Gere had reached Patna on Monday without informing the state government and travelled here in a private vehicle to attend the discourses by the Dalai Lama at the Kalchakra Maidan.

A celebrity practitioner of Tibetan Buddhism, Gere reached Bodh Gaya incognito and met his spiritual guru and exchanged greetings with monks.

The Dalai Lama`s five-day teaching session organised on the occasion of the the seven-day Geluk Monlam Puja at Mahabodhi Mahavihara here will end tomorrow.

PTI