Centenary Celebration at Bangalore
To observe the 100 years Anniversary of the Men-Tsee-Khang, Bangalore Branch clinic organized a 3 day event from 4 to 6 November 2016 at Karnataka Chitrakala Parishath. The event started with the lighting of the Butter lamp by Mr. Pralhad B. Mahishi (Ex.I.A.S, Deputy Commissioner and private secretary to the minister of the India.), the chief guest of the event. An introductory speech was given by Dr. Dorjee Rabten, Chief physician of Bangalore branch clinic followed with a short speech by the chief guest.
The 3 day programme included series of lectures on Tibetan medicine and Astro science along with question and answer sessions. Exhibitions were set up to display herbal products, books of H. H. the Dalai Lama, and thankas. A total no of 185 patients were given health consultation and 34 Astro-oral consultations were conducted by Astro-science practitioner. Charity amounting to Rs. 3716.00 was given to 12 poor and needy patients. Movie screening was also another highlight of the event. Around 51 people gathered to witness the event. The event was covered by "Vijay Karnataka Newspaper" which is one of the repudiated local newspapers.