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Obama receives Dalai Lama at White House

On Saturday afternoon, President Obama met with the Dalai Lama, who was in Washington for the Kalachakra for World Peace, for a private meeting in the White House’s Map Room. The Washington Post reports: The 45-minute session in the White House Map Room broke little ground on policy. In a statement released after the meeting, [...]

Dalai Lama’s ‘Talk for World Peace

Follow On Faith for live Tweets and updates from the Dalai Lama’s scheduled “Talk for World Peace at the West lawn of the U.S. Capitol Saturday morning, a feature event of his Buddhist Kalachakra festival. Whoopi Goldberg is scheduled...Show More Summary

The Dalai Lama Meets with Senator John Kerry and the Senate Foreign Relations Committee

His Holiness, The Dalai Lama is visiting Washington, D.C. to participate in the Kalachakra for World Peace event.   Yesterday, His Holiness visited Capitol Hill to meet members of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee. He was accompanied...Show More Summary

What Buddhists Look Like

His Holiness the Dalai Lama is conducting a Kalachakra for World Peace in Washington, DC. Coverage of the event from Washington news media is a bit hit-and-miss. One writer for the Washington Post expressed surprise that there were attendees...Show More Summary

Karmapa enjoying himself at DC world peace events with Dalai Lama

As reported here earlier, His Holiness the 17th Karmapa has joined the Dalai Lama at the Kalachakra for World Peace event being held in Washington, DC. A source from the Karmapa’s camp tells the Shambhala Sun that the Karmapa is enjoying his time there. (Click here to watch the events via live webcasts.) He’s not alone. [...]

The Kalachakra: What to see in D.C.

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama will spend the next two weeks in D.C., conducting rituals and prayers for world peace and imparting Tibetan Buddhist teachings. During most of that time, he will be at the Verizon Center. In honor...Show More Summary

Karmapa to join Dalai Lama at DC World Peace events shortly; New York-area events to follow

His Holiness the Karmapa, one of the most important figures in Tibetan Buddhism, is making his long-awaited second trip to the West. He arrives in Washington, DC  this evening to join the Dalai Lama at the Kalachakra for World Peace events going on there until July 16. (Click here for event details, including a [...]

Sarah Deming: The Dalai Lama's 'Kalachakra for World Peace': Day 2 -- Geometry by Consensus

7 years agoNews : Huffington Post

I drifted into a pleasant trance as the monks chanted preliminary prayers, punctuated by gongs and bells. We rose when His Holiness rose, sat when he sat, and I understood very little of what was happening.

The Kalachakra for World Peace with His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Washington, D.C.

Tricycle – Awake in the World has info about how to watch live online, Shambhala Sun Space has links to various articles about the event and His Holiness, and The Washington Post‘s On Faith is doing a lot about it all over the next ten days. Check it all out.

Sarah Deming: My Experience at the Dalai Lama's 'Kalachakra for World Peace': Initial Thoughts

7 years agoNews : Huffington Post

The Kalachakra will be at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C. through July 16, and I'll be lucky enough to catch all eleven days. An esoteric Tantric teaching, it dates back 2,500 years to the historical Buddha Shakyamuni.

Kalachakra 2011: What to see

Through July 16, the Dalai Lama, Tibet’s spiritual leader, will spend much of his visit to D.C. at the Verizon Center, conducting rituals and prayers for world peace and imparting Tibetan Buddhist teachings. In honor of his visit, concerts,...Show More Summary

Dalai Lama celebrates 76th birthday in Washington, D.C.

The Dalai Lama celebrated his 76th birthday Wednesday at the Verizon Center, surrounded by fellow Buddhists and enthusiasts alike. The celebrations, part of the 2011 Kalachakra festival for World Peace, brought the descendants of Martin Luther King Jr. Show More Summary

The Dalai Lama talks world peace in DC

The Dalai Lama arrived in Washington last night, and today began the ongoing Kalachakra for World Peace events that will continue through July 16. The Dalai Lama will deliver a free public talk on World Peace, emceed by Whoopi Goldberg. Click here for ticketing information. (Or, for those who cannot attend, webcasts will be [...]

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