Dharamshala, India — “Now we’ve completed our reading of ‘Essence of the Middle Way’,” His Holiness the Dalai Lama declared on Friday as the reached the end. "I took this text with me to Bodhgaya hoping to give the transmission there, but I was unwell. I’m glad that our efforts here have now been fulfilled."
Dharamshala, India — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama Tuesday expressed grief over the demise of the pontiff of Sree Siddaganga Matha, Shivakumara Swami, who passed away at the age of 111 after a prolonged illness.
Bodhgaya — His Holiness the Dalai Lama, left his residence at Gaden Phelgyeling Monastry and made his way towards the Mahabodhi Temple in Bihar, India on 17th December 2018. Making his way through the crowd, he offered his respects by lighting a lamp in front of the Buddha Statue inside the Mahabodhi Temple and prayed for world peace.
Mumbai, India — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be on a three-day visit to Mumbai city from December 12, 2018. On his visit, the Dalai Lama will address gatherings at the University of Mumbai, Guru Nanak College of Arts, Science and Commerce and the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay.
Sankisa, UP, India — Speaking about the violence of the 20th century which had reportedly killed more than 200 million people, the spiritual leader of Tibet said now is the best time to "build a century of peace now, not through prayer.”
Simla, India — On the occasion of the mega ‘Thank you Himachal Pradesh’ event being held at the state capital, Shimla, His Holiness the Dalai Lama offered his greetings and gratitude to the State government and people. In the 7-minute video message, His Holiness expressed himself as a proud citizen of the Himachal Pradesh and student of the rich Indian tradition.
Dharamshala, India — At the request of Taiwanese devotees, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of Tibet on Wednesday commenced his four-day teachings to continue last year's topic on Chandrakirti’s Entering the Middle Way (uma jukpa) at the main temple in Dharamshala, India.
Rikon Swiss — His Holiness the Dalai Lama was interviewed by the Islamic scholar and journalist Amira Hafner-Al Jabaji for the Swiss television on September 22, when he said that “The world is passing through an emotional crisis, which only training the mind can solve. To complement the physical hygiene we observe to remain physically fit, we need emotional hygiene to strengthen the mind.”
Dharamshala, India — His Holiness the Dalai Lama participated in a symposium on ‘Happiness and Responsibility’ organised by the German Archaeological Institute (Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, DAI) on the celebratory occasion of International Science Festival in Heidelberg, Germany on 20 September.
Dharamshala, India — His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s long-envisioned dream of a non-violent, disarmed world and that of a world union akin to the European Union was discussed at a symposium on non-Violence, held at Darmstadt, Germany, on September 19, 2018.
Malmö, Sweden — “The warm-heartedness of compassion dispels any sense of suspicion and instils that confidence that allows you to conduct yourself honestly and truthfully," His Holiness the Dalai Lama told the crowd while addressing at a conference called 'The Art of Happiness and Peace' in Sweden's third-largest city of Malmö on September 12, 2018.
Dharamshala, India — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, recalls a humorous moment in his life as he addresses thousands at his residence in Dharamsala, India on September 4, 2018. He delivered a message of stressing compassion and peace of mind at the main Tibetan temple in Dharamshala, India.