Wednesday,March 23,2016- Centenary Celebration held at Kollegal branch clinic
Kollegal branch Men-Tsee-Khang has celebrated centenary ceremony at 9 o’clock, on 23rd March 2016 at phodrang(residence of H.H The Dalai Lama) in Kollegal, with the presence of chief settlement officer as chief guest.
The function began with lighting of the butter lamp and offering Khatak(auspicious white scarf) before the altar of H.H the Dalai Lama. A minute of silence to honor the martyrs who sacrificed their precious human body to the cause Tibet and to mourn their loss.
After that, butter rice and tea were served to all the attendees. Dr. Thinley Choephel lak , the Chief Medical Officer read out the annual report of the clinic, followed by a speech related to the centenary ceremony by a resident of Kolegal settlement. Then, the speech delivered by the chief guest, followed by thank you speech by Dr tenzin Choedon lak.
The function ended with room filled with chanting of Metsee Tengyal( prayer for the flourishing of medical and astro- science practices).