(TibetanReview.net, May05, 2018) – India’s living cricketing legend, Sachin Tendulkar, has called on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, at his adopted home in McLeod Ganj, Dharamshala, on May 3, reported indianexpress.com May 3. On a four-day visit to Dharamshala, Tendulkar has expressed delight after meeting the Tibetan leader and revealed that they had spoken about how to spread the message of love and harmony.
The report quoted the 45-year-old retired national player as saying, “It was an excellent, very good meeting. I always wanted to be here and take the blessings. Just wanted to spend some time and say hello to him. We talked about spreading happiness and communal harmony.”
Tendulkar was accompanied by his wife Anjali to meet their son Arjun, who was undergoing a training session by the National Cricket Academy at the Dharamshala Cricket Ground.
Tendulkar is the all-time highest-run scorer in international cricket. He is also a recipient of the Bharat Ratna, India’s highest civilian honour.