On an island in a pond behind the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet sits the Lukhang Temple, or "Temple to the Serpent Spirits," a secret meditation space created by the Dalai Lama in the 17th century.
He added his hopes that the record violence of the 20th Century doesn’t continue to bleed into the current one. The Dalai Lama offered unusually sage advice for dealing with the terrorist attack on Paris on Friday. Don’t pray for Paris — work for peace, he told Deutsche Welle, a German broadcasting company. Show More Summary
In response to the tragic Paris attacks carried out by the terrorist regime ISIS, many people have taken to the internet to circulate the hashtag #PrayForParis, with the intention of spreading love, hope and help to people affected by the murders. Show More Summary
Prayer alone will not be enough to stem terrorist attacks like the shootings and bombings last week that devastated Paris and shocked the world, the Dalai Lama said. The Buddhist spiritual leader from Tibet said in an interview withShow More Summary
The Dalai Lama said today that humanity has to work for peace in order to expect real changes to move forward from Paris, not wait for governments or prayers to happen.
The Dalai Lama says praying for Paris will do no good, since the problem won’t be solved by prayer or God. “We cannot solve this problem only through prayers,” the spiritual leader said. “I am a Buddhist and I believe in praying. But humans have created this problem, and now we are asking God to [...]
The Dalai Lama offered unusually sage advice for dealing with the terrorist attack on Paris on Friday. Don’t pray for Paris — work for peace, he told Deutsche Welle, a German broadcasting company. “We cannot solve this problem only through prayers,” the spiritual leader...
In a new interview with German broadcasting entity Deutsche Welle, His Holiness the Dalai Lama spoke at length about Friday's attacks in Paris. The post Dalai Lama, addressing Paris attacks, urges proactivity, harmony appeared first on Lion's Roar.
His Holiness on emptiness and entanglement.
Kudos to the Dalai Lama for offering an honest, sensible response to all those calls for prayers following the terrorist attacks in Paris:
Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, enjoys strong support in the United States, Democratic leader Nancy Pelosi told Chinese officials during a visit this week to the Himalayan region, while expressing concern about human rights there. Pelosi, a long-time critic of China’s...
Excerpted from "Waking Up From War: A Better Way Home For Veterans And Nations", a new book by Joseph Bobrow. Foreword by H.H. The Dalai Lama Part Two Turning Ghosts into Ancestors "What's the matter? The war's over," someone said to a veteran. Show More Summary
Excerpted from "Waking Up From War: A Better Way Home For Veterans And Nations", a new book by Joseph Bobrow. Foreword by H.H. The Dalai Lama Part One It's January 2007, the first moments of our first Coming Home Project retreat, anShow More Summary
Ben Carson has always felt fake to me. While people have praised his warmth and talked admiringly about how soft-spoken he is, I've watched his eyes. They've felt cold to me, reminding me of people like George Bush. The Dalai Lama, now that's somebody soft-spoken, somebody who radiates warmth in every interview. Show More Summary
"Limiting the hot dog’s significance by saying it’s ‘just a sandwich’ is like calling the Dalai Lama ‘just a guy.'"
On October 29 our Teacher, Thich Nhat Hanh, came together with His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Buddhist leaders from over a dozen countries to make a common declaration on climate change to world governments ahead of the Paris Climate Summit this December. Show More Summary
When you talk you are only repeating what you already know. But when you listen you might learn something new. ~ attributed alternately to the Dalai Lama and author J.P. McEvoy. “Are you a convincer or a listener?” asks Melissa Orlov, author of The ADHD […]
Buddhist leaders, including the Dalai Lama and Thich Nhat Hanh, have issued a statement on climate change. The post 15 Buddhist leaders pen climate change statement to world leaders appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Mr. Richard Gere in Philadelphia presented the Dalai Lama, absent due to health, with the Liberty Medal and its accompanying cash prize, which His Holiness donated. The post Actor Richard Gere Praises Dalai Lama for His Altruism and Activism appeared first on The Good Men Project.
The Dalai Lama is often quoted as saying, "My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness." So when people in Philadelphia learned earlier this year that the locally based National Constitutional Center would be awarding its Liberty...Show More Summary