The Dalai Lama has joined other Buddhist leaders in urging Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi to address the violence against the Rohingya. The post Dalai Lama condemns alleged ethnic cleansing in Myanmar appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The Dalai Lama has joined world leaders and advocates in calling on the Myanmar government to protect the country’s persecuted Rohingya minority, as hundreds of thousands of refugees have fled in recent weeks.
The Tibetan spiritual leader made his comments as hundreds of thousands of refugees are fleeing Buddhist-majority Myanmar.
WHEN religious leaders speak out on matters of global policy, they often stick to lofty generalities and avoid making direct challenges to those who wield earthly power. Not so this week.
The UN human rights chief on Monday slammed Burma's apparent "systematic attack" on the Rohingya minority, warning that "ethnic cleansing" seemed to be underway. "Because Myanmar has refused access to human rights investigatorsShow More Summary
The Dalai Lama has spoken out for the first time about the Rohingya refugee crisis, saying Buddha would have helped Muslims fleeing violence in Buddhist-majority Myanmar. Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh in...Show More Summary
Reprise: The Dalai Lama's 18 rules for living. Quite thought-provoking.
Daniel Goleman on how we can follow the Dalai Lama's lead in truly making our world better. The post How to Be a Force for Good appeared first on Lion's Roar.
ASU science Professor Lawrence Krauss stepped into his own black hole when he challenged the Dalai Lama’s over his belief in reincarnation. A strange clash of science and religion. Alex Tsakiris of Skeptiko interviews theoretical physicist Dr. Lawrence Krauss about whether reincarnation is nonsense and why the Dalai Lama should step down. Join Skeptiko host Alex Tsakiris […]
Rory Lindsay reviews "Catholicism and Zen" by Richard Bryan McDaniel; "The Life of My Teacher" by the Dalai Lama, and more. The post Buddhadharma Book Briefs for Fall 2017 appeared first on Lion's Roar.
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GABORONE (Reuters) - Exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has canceled a planned visit to Botswana because of exhaustion, his office said, a move that is likely to be welcomed by China, a major investor in the African coun...
The Dalai Lama says he is canceling his planned visit to Botswana "due to exhaustion." A statement on the website of the Tibetan spiritual leader says he has written to … Click to Continue »
The Dalai Lama has cancelled a trip next week to Botswana because of "exhaustion" after Beijing expressed anger at the African country for allowing the visit. The 82-year-old Tibetan spiritual leader, who lives in exile in India, was to speak at a three day conference in Botswana's capital Gaborone, which begins on August 17. Show More Summary
The Dalai Lama has cancelled a coming visit to the Republic of Botswana, citing exhaustion as the reason. The post Dalai Lama, citing exhaustion, cancels Botswana visit appeared first on Lion's Roar.
There’s a lot to be said for really digging your subject, and in his documentary “The Last Dalai Lama?” Mickey Lemle gently captures something charming and warmly thoughtful about the exiled Tibetan leader. Now an octogenarian, the 14th Dalai Lama remains animatedly curious about how humanity can...
NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and China will have to resolve their prolonged military standoff in a remote Himalayan region through talks, the Dalai Lama said on Wednesday, ruling out the chance of war because it would be destructive to both parties.
The Dalai Lama said that when a teacher commits ethical misconduct and disregards Buddhist ethics, students should make the misconduct public. The post Dalai Lama denounces ethical misconduct by Buddhist teachers appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The Dalai Lama offers a short teaching on kindness and good heartedness. The post Good Heart appeared first on Lion's Roar.