10/17/2012 10:56 am ET

The Dalai Lama In Medford (PHOTOS)

On a normal day, if you walk along the triple deckers lining Washington Street and Magoun Avenue not much will stand out from any other Medford neighborhood.

Tuesday was no normal day.

There were decorated dancers in the street, a market set up on Washington Street and a giant white tent stretched across four backyards. All for a visit from the Dalai Lama.

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