噶玛巴背后的谜团

发自新德里——在印度警方于噶玛巴(藏传佛教核心人物之一)驻扎的寺院中搜出巨额人民币现钞后,对他与北京当局之间关系的怀疑又再度升温,迫使他发表声明否认自己的“北京特工”身份。

达赖喇嘛,班禅喇嘛和噶玛巴是藏传佛教最重要的三个人物,三者职能相对平行,但历史上也时有摩擦。而希望进一步巩固西藏统治的中国则不遗余力地操纵所有高级喇嘛圆寂后寻找转世灵童的传统程序。

于是在1992年,7岁的邬金钦列多杰在中国的帮助下成为17世噶玛巴,于楚布寺(历代噶玛巴的住所,在文化大革命中几乎全毁)升殿。他也成为首个得到中共批准认定的转世“活佛”。

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