Ilyumzhinov visits the Dalai Lama teachings in India

On December 27, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov arrived in Delhi. He attended the teachings of the 14th Dalai Lama in the capital of India.

At the personal meeting, FIDE President asked His Holiness to make a pastoral visit to the Buddhist regions of Russia: Kalmykia, Buryatia and Tuva. Conversation between Ilyumzhinov and the Dalai Lama was attended by the ex-President of Tuva-Sherig-ool Oorzhak.

Ilyumzhinov also took a memory photo with his countrymen of Kalmykia – a part of the Russian Federation - that he had headed from 1993 to 2010.