Dharamshala — Emphasizing that all religious traditions, Jainism, Christianity, Hinduism, Islam, Judaism, Zoroastrianism and so forth all teach the importance of love and compassion, His Holiness the Dalai Lama said that "we need to exercise tolerance and forgiveness."
Dharamshala — On the joyous occasion of His holiness the Dalai Lama's 81st birthday, His Holiness gave out some precious pearls of wisdom addressing the listeners as His Holiness' friends and emphasising on interdependence and non-violence in the present day.
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.
Washington, DC – US President Barack Obama met with the spiritual leader of Tibet, His Holiness the Dalai Lama Wednesday morning (June 15, 2016), at the White House, marking the fourth time since Obama took office.
Dharamshala — Describing today's education with its focus on materialistic goals, His Holiness the Dalai Lama calls for more attention on inner values.
Osaka, Japan — "It is only through non-violence that we can create a positive impact," His Holiness said and urged world leaders to extend more support to non-violent movements.
New Delhi — "The past can't be changed, but we do have the opportunity to and create a happier world," His Holiness the Dalai Lama said during a visit to the American Embassy School - New Delhi, India, on April 8, 2016.
Dharamshala — The spiritual leader of Tibet His Holiness the Dalai Lama again topped the 2016 list of the 100 Most Spiritually Influential Living People, published by Watkins' Mind Body Spirit magazine.
Bylakuppe, Karnataka — Over thirty thousand devotees congregated at the Tashi Lhunpo in Bylakuppe, Karnataka, India, on January 1, at a ceremony to make a long-life offering to His Holiness the Dalai Lama. The spiritual leader of Tibet, in turn, conferred a White Tara long-life empowerment to the gathering.
Dharamshala — Tashi Lhunpo Monastery, the seat of the Panchen Lama and one of the 4 Great Monasteries of Tibet, has risen again as His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama consecrated the prayer hall during a ceremony attended by thousands near the Tibetan Refugee camp of Bylakuppe.
Bangaluru, Karnataka — The spiritual leader of Tibet His Holiness The Dalai Lama said warm-heartedness is essential if we are to live happy lives and called the 21st century an era of dialogue, seeking mutually agreeable solutions.