List of Dalai Lamas of the Tibetan Empire Till Now

The Dalai Lama of Tibet is the religious head of Tibet. He is responsible for all religious and cultural matters in Tibet. The First Dalai Lama was Gendun Drup,he was born in 1311.

In addition, there was one unofficial Dalai Lama named Yeshe Gyatso (declared in 1707) as a pretender for the position of the 6th Dalai Lama, but was never accepted as the true Dalai Lama by a majority of the population.

There have been 14 Dalai Lamas until now. When the Dalai Lama dies the Buddhist Council of Tibet searchs for the reincarnation of him. He is then trained and assumes position of Dalai Lama at the age of 18.

  Image Name Date of birth Dalai Lama From Dalai Lama Until Date of death
1st Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 1st DalaiLama

1st Dalai Lama

Gedun Drub 1391 N/A 1474
2nd Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 2Dalai

2nd Dalai Lama

Gedun Gyatso 1475 1492 1542
3rd Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 3rdDalaiLama

3rd Dalai Lama

Sonam Gyatso 1543 1578 1588
4th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 4DalaiLama

4th Dalai Lama

Yonten Gyatso 1589 1601 1617
5th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 5thDalaiLama

5th Dalai Lama

Ngawang Lobsang Gyatso 1617 1642 1682
6th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 6DalaiLama

6th Dalai Lama

Tsangyang Gyatso 1683 1697 1706
7th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 7DalaiLama

7th Dalai Lama

Kelzang Gyatso 1708 1720 1757
8th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 8thDalaiLama

8th Dalai Lama

Jamphel Gyatso 1758 1762 1804
9th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 9thDalaiLama

9th Dalai Lama

Lungtok Gyatso 1805 1810 1815
10th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 10thDalaiLama

10th Dalai Lama

Tsultrim Gyatso 29 March 1816 1826 1837
11th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 11thDalaiLama1

11th Dalai Lama

Khedrup Gyatso 1 November 1838 1842 31 January 1856
12th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 12thDalai Lama

12th Dalai Lama

Trinley Gyatso 26 January 1857 1860 25 April 1875
13th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas 13th Dalai Lama Thubten Gyatso

13th Dalai Lama

Thubten Gyatso 12 February 1876 1879 17 December 1933
14th Dalai Lama
List of Dalai Lamas Tenzin Gyatso

14th Dalai Lama

Tenzin Gyatso 6 July 1935 17 November 1950 Alive
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List of Dalai Lamas of the Tibetan Empire Till Now
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