Also: Fast food workers demonstrate in U.S., calling for better wages; dogs in the upper Midwest are getting sick with flu; and only the Dalai Lama will decide if he'll reincarnate.
The Dalai Lama explains how the Buddhist teachings of mindfulness and compassion lead inevitably to feelings of self-confidence and kindness. The post Living the Compassionate Life appeared first on Lion's Roar.
BEIJING (Reuters) - It is up to the Dalai Lama to decide whether he will be reborn, a top Tibetan religious leader said late on Wednesday, after Chinese officials said repeatedly that the exiled Dala Lama had no right to abandon reincarnation.
By now it is an open secret the degree to which respect for the Dalai Lama is growing in China within the leadership and business circles and amongst the ordinary people. The BBC's exclusive report on China's super-rich communist Buddhists...Show More Summary
The Chinese government released a white paper on Tibet earlier today denouncing the Dalai Lama whilst lauding the development path Tibet has taken under CCP rule. Titled "Tibet's Path of Development Is Driven by an Irresistible Historical Tide", the document was released by the Information Office of the State Council. [ more › ]
The Chinese government issued a document laying out its vision for Tibet's development, based on "an irresistible historical tide."
BEIJING (Reuters) - China on Wednesday urged the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, to "put aside his illusions" about talks on Tibet's future, and accused him of insincerity and covertly pushing for independence, rather than autonomy.
Calling for the return of the Dalai Lama from exile, Yeshi Khando self-immolated in a Tibetan area of China and is believed to have died, two advocacy groups said.
His Holiness The Dalai Lama himself will be making a public appearance at Radio City Music Hall May 20th – 23rd. It seems he is making a general tour of the US so don’t miss the opportunity to see this inspirational holy man speak. http://www.dalailamany.org/
BEIJING (AP) — A nun set herself on fire while crying out for the Dalai Lama to return to Tibet in the latest in dozens of self-immolations in recent years by Tibetans protesting Beijing's controls over the region, overseas rights groups...Show More Summary
(Courtesy Jennifer O'Brien) Whether you're in between trips or deep in the throws of armchair travel, these must-share quotes from eloquent travelers like Tina Fey, Anthony Bourdain, and the Dalai Lama are guaranteed to fan the flames of your insatiable wanderlust.
In this clip from editor-in-chief Melvin McLeod's interview with the Dalai Lama, His Holiness explains how to get "maximum benefit" out of life. The post Watch: The Dalai Lama on “maximum benefit” appeared first on Lion's Roar.
McLeod Ganj, a town in the north of India where the Dalai Lama lives in exiled residency On a warm October day in McLeod Ganj, a town in Northern India nestled between peaks of the outer-Himalayas, the streets were bustling with life. Show More Summary
COLOMBO (Reuters) - Sri Lankan Buddhist monks have invited exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to make his first visit to the island, after a strongly pro-China government was voted out in January, but an official said Colombo was unlikely to allow it.
"Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive." -- The Dalai Lama The Dalai Lama will mark his 80th birthday this summer in Southern California with a three-day global summit on compassion,...Show More Summary
Forget all the fancy meditation practices, says His Holiness the Dalai Lama, the real heart of Buddhism is complete commitment to others. The post The Heart of the Buddha appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The last vestige of respectfulness is being stripped from the Dalai Lama and the Tibetan people, as the Chinese communist regime make a mockery out of their most sacred religious ritual. The selection the next Buddha reincarnate know...Show More Summary
Alex Tsakiris of Skeptiko interviews theoretical physic […] The post 270. ASU Prof. Lawrence Krauss Calls for Dalai Lama to Step Down Over Reincarnation Claim appeared first on Skeptiko - Science at the Tipping Point.
After publishing this post about Save the Children’s Crowd Funding Campaign – where I mentioned the Dalai Lama Foundation’s successful campaign, I noticed this tweet in my stream from Brian Rusch the former deputy director for the DLF: Woohoo! … Read More
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