Prague, Czech — During His Holiness the Dalai Lama's trip to the Czech Republic, he was received by several Czech dignitaries, including the Minister of Culture, Mr Daniel Herman, and a group of parliamentarians of the Christian and Democratic Union - Czechoslovak People's Party.

Riga, Latvia — Calling Tibet is the Roof of the World, His Holiness the Dalai Lama Tuesday said that Tibetan language too is under pressure and its study is restricted. He also said that since the year of 1974, Tibetans have been trying to find a win-win solution for both them and China.

Dharamshala — His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama left for a five-nation tour of European countries on Saturday Morning, October 8. The visit is aimed at a series of teachings and public talks, particularly in the promotion of human value, human affection, compassion, secular ethics, and religious harmony.

Warsaw, Poland — Recalling the great violence of the 20th century, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Mayor of Wroclaw Dutkiewicz urged that if the 21st century is to be different, in future solutions to problems must be sought through meaningful dialogue in a spirit of forgiveness and reconciliation.

Leh, Ladakh, J&K — "What we need to do is take a more holistic approach to combine an education of the heart with an education of the mind," His Holiness the Dalai Lama said Monday morning, while participating in the opening ceremony of the Ngari Institute of Buddhist Dialectics in Leh, Ladakh, J&K, India.

Dharamshala — The human rights situation in Tibet, Eastern Turkistan, Hong Kong and China is at present the "worst for many years"; the British government 'Conservative Party Human Rights Commission' (CPHRC) says they are "deeply concerned" about an uncritical friendship with China.