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Kublai Khan made political alliances with the Yellow Sect against the Sakya Sect (Red hat) in the course of establishing Mongol hegemony over Tibet in the 13th century but Shamanism remained the popular religion until Altan Khan made Tibetan Buddhism the state religion in the 16th century and declared himself a 'living Buddha' by the same occasion.

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  • Written Aug 25, 2002
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