MP Tim Loughton calls out China to release and reveal the 11th Panchen Lama missing for 25 years . The 14th and current Dalai Lama is Tenzin Gyatso. He's Dalai Lama and here are his Top 10 Rules for Success. The 15th dalai lama hasn't been chosen yet, because the 14th one hasn't died. The Dalai Lama himself has offered varying possibilities regarding how the next (15th) Dalai Lama could be identified but has not publicly stated definitively how the reincarnation would occur. Expressing Sympathy for the People of Odisha and West Bengal.
The story of the Dalai Lama is the story of Tibet, and there's a few things that warrant a little up-front explanation. The Dalai Lama, who fled into exile in India after a failed uprising against Chinese rule in 1959, denies espousing violence and says he only wants genuine autonomy for Tibet. So, in Buddhist terms, he cannot be reincarnated yet ;P The 14th Dalai Lama received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.