Living Buddha Dezhub Jambai Gaisanggyaco dedicates a khata, a scarf used by Tibetans to show gratitude and hospitality, to the bronze statute of Mao in Shaoshan county. Photo: SCMP Pictures Living Buddha Dezhub Jambai Gaisanggyaco dedicates a khata, a scarf used by Tibetans to show gratitude and hospitality, to the bronze statute of Mao in Shaoshan county. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Living Buddha Dezhub Jambai Gaisanggyaco dedicates a khata, a scarf used by Tibetans to show gratitude and hospitality, to the bronze statute of Mao in Shaoshan county. Photo: SCMP Pictures

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Living Buddha Dezhub Jambai Gaisanggyaco dedicates a khata, a scarf used by Tibetans to show gratitude and hospitality, to the bronze statute of Mao in Shaoshan county. Photo: SCMP Pictures Living Buddha Dezhub Jambai Gaisanggyaco dedicates a khata, a scarf used by Tibetans to show gratitude and hospitality, to the bronze statute of Mao in Shaoshan county. Photo: SCMP Pictures
Living Buddha Dezhub Jambai Gaisanggyaco dedicates a khata, a scarf used by Tibetans to show gratitude and hospitality, to the bronze statute of Mao in Shaoshan county. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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