Watch a very sweet video-clip from the Dalai Lama's birthday celebrations earlier this month. The post A music-appreciation lesson from the Dalai Lama appeared first on Lion's Roar.
It's not an email you expect to get at 7 p.m. on a Thursday night on vacation in a small Australian coastal town. "Danielle we have made some time available for you to meet His Holiness, the Dalai Lama, tomorrow. Be at the convention center at 10 a.m." I must have stared at that email for 20 minutes before I snapped back to reality. Show More Summary
The Dalai Lama began listening to the BBC as a youth in Tibet and now, at age eighty, he’s still tuning in. The post Book Brief: A Force For Good appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Two Maroon 5 shows were cancelled that were supposed to take place in Shanghai and Beijing last week. Read more...
Tibet's spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has ridiculed China's Communist Party for wanting to control his reincarnation, saying the government is "pretending" to know more about the system than he does, the New York Times reported on Thursday.
Chinese music fans have a message for their favorite Western musicians: leave the politics out of your work.
After tour organizer Live Nation on Thursday canceled Maroon 5's September show in Shanghai, fans speculated that it may have had something to do with one of the members who recently attended a birthday celebration for the Dalai Lama. [ more › ]
Tibetan Buddhist leader says China is trying to interfere in his succession and split Tibetan Buddhism.
BEIJING (Reuters) - Tibet's spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has ridiculed China's Communist Party for wanting to control his reincarnation, saying the government is "pretending" to know more about the system than he does, the New York Times reported on Thursday.
Celeb: Actor Richard Gere, the veteran heartthrob last seen in “The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel” and arguably Hollywood’s most famous Buddhist. (He’s been a friend of the Dalai Lama since his “An Officer and a Gentleman” heyday.) Cause: The Chinese government’s treatment of the Tibetan people. Scene: At a hearing room straight out of central casting (think imposing […]
While US Christian conservatives have clashed with Pope Francis regarding his views on global warming and capitalism, the Dalai Lama told Ora.TV host Larry King that he would like to meet with the Catholic leader. “What do you think of him?” King asked in an interview aired on Monday....
Following a meeting between Shugden practitioners and representatives of the Dalai Lama, his office has put out a statement on Shugden. The post Dalai Lama’s office engages discussion of Shugden controversy appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait entered battle this week in a meditative mood, having helped the Dalai Lama celebrate his 80th birthday in the city.
The Dalai Lama reflects on praise and blame in his commentary on lines from Longchen Rabjam's Finding Comfort and Ease in Meditation on the Great Perfection. See the equality of...
The Karmapa Lama, who some speculate may succeed the Dalai Lama in leading the Tibetan diaspora community some day, is now being prosecuted for money-laundering after around 1 million USD in foreign currency was found during a raid on his Buddhist monastery four years ago. [ more › ]
A Tibetan monk who some speculated may succeed the Dalai Lama is now being prosecuted for money-laundering after around 1 million USD in foreign currency was found during a raid on his Buddhist monastery four years ago. [ more › ]
Sane teen and all-around boss Zendaya helped celebrate the Dalai Lama's 80th birthday at the Global Compassion Summit in Anaheim, California, on Sunday. You know, just your average extracurricular activity for an 18-year-old. She wore a tailored skirt-suit, black patent pumps, and glasses, looking every bit the consummate professional. As for the face she made... More »
This past Sunday my husband and I ventured to the Honda Center in Anaheim, California for the Dalai Lama's 80th Birthday celebration. The Dalai Lama holds a special place in my heart because it was just a few years ago that my father and I were visiting San Diego. Show More Summary
To the editor: While I appreciate The Times covering the Dalai Lama's visit to Southern California and the situation in Tibet, I disagree with the conclusion that Tibetans are "resigned" to the Chinese occupation. ("Dalai Lama speech draws 18,000," July 6, and "Tibet's road ahead: crusade in crisis...
A few days ago, Anaheim Mayor Tom Tait was holding hands with the Dalai Lama on the Tibetan leader's 80th birthday. Just past midnight Wednesday, Tait was in far from a happy state - let alone the happiest place on Earth-as he tried to get the city to vote down a deal with Disney.