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.

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.

Diskit, Ladakh, J&K, India — His Holiness the Dalai Lama met with members of the Muslim communities of Turtuk, Bogdang and Nubra in Diskit, Nubra Valley, J&K, India on July 13, 2018, recalling the excellent relations that had persisted between Tibetans and the Muslims who had settled in Lhasa during the time of the Fifth Dalai Lama.

New Delhi, India — The spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said on Saturday there are problems in the world as humans are not able to deal with their emotions. He also said education needs to impart modern knowledge to children as well as the ability to deal with their emotions.