The third day of the Glastonbury Music Festival featured Patti Smith bringing out the Dalai Lama for an early celebration of his birthday on July 6. She read him a poem and led the crowd in “Happy Birthday.” The punk rocker has had a long time interest in Budhism. Show More Summary
Forget Kanye West -- the Tibetan leader rocked a panel on climate change to discuss environmental responsibility and Pope Francis' encyclical.
LONDON (AP) — One of the most talked-about appearances at Britain's Glastonbury music festival wasn't a singer or rocker — it was the Dalai Lama. The exiled Tibetan spiritual leader joined singer Patti Smith on stage Sunday, where she led the crowd to sing "Happy Birthday" to mark his 80th birthday next week. Show More Summary
The 2015 Glastonbury Festival in Somerset, England featured performances from current artists like Kanye West, Pharrell Williams and Mary J. Blige, as well as rock icons The Who and Patti Smith
The Dalai Lama uses the term 'emotional hygiene' to urge us to get our disturbing emotions - anger, frustration, anxiety - under better control. Then, he says, adopt an attitude of concern for others, and act from that stance. In the...Show More Summary
Glastonbury 2015 (photo by @amandinechx) Very little of what I remember happened after this point. #kanyewest #justinvernon A photo posted by natashahaddad1 (@natashahaddad1) on Jun 28, 2015 at 10:53am PDT The huge 2015 Glastonbury Festival went down over the weekend,...
In preparation for Getting It... Together, the coming weekend's gathering celebrating the 25th anniversary of that historic trip taken by a group of rabbis and a poet to Dharamsala to meet with the Dalai Lama, I finally watched Laurel Chiten's...
Glastonbury 2015 had Kanye West covering Queen, Florence Welch covering Dave Grohl, Tame Impala's Kevin Parker accompanying Mark Ronson, and Patti Smith paying tribute to the Dalai Lama. That's just the tip of the iceberg. Find footage...Show More Summary
LONDON — Glastonbury is over for another year, but the memories - the Dalai Lama making an appearance; Kanye getting 'Kanye-d' on stage by a comedian; the BBC subtitling team having a stressful night with Kanye's lyrics; basically anything...Show More Summary
The Dalai Lama yesterday brought audience members to tears during an historic speech at the Glastonbury Festival in Somerset, United Kingdom, despite China's previous warnings to organizers not to invite him, Yahoo News reports. [ more › ]
This year's Glastonbury has so far featured Florence and the Machine covering Foo Fighters and Kanye West delivering an unexpected "Bohemian Rhapsody," yet Patti Smith may be responsible for the fest's biggest surprise. During Smith's Pyramid Stage set, the Horses singer brought out the Dalai Lama himself so that festivalgoers could wish His...
In 2007, BI Video Producer Eames Yates interviewed His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Washington, D.C. and asked him about the most interesting person he's ever met. Produced by Eames Yates Follow BI Video: On Facebook Join the conversation about this story »
No one is immune to the charms of pizza. (Except maybe the Dalai Lama.)
The Dalai Lama spoke of love, tolerance and forgiveness on Sunday at the Glastonbury Festival of Contemporary Arts in South West England, defying objections expressed by the Chinese government in the days leading up to the event. Continue reading ? The post In face of Chinese opposition, Dalai Lama speaks at U.K. festival appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
The crowd at the 2015 Glastonbury music festival went crazy on Sunday as the Dalai Lama gave a speech about happiness while sharing the stage with American rock icon Patti Smith. Prior to addressing the crowd, Smith presented the exiled Tibetan leader with a birthday cake before leading the crowd...
Dalai Lama photo via Instagram Music festivals often feature big name artists bringing out big name guests, but those guests are usually other musicians. During her set at Glastonbury, Patti Smith was joined by His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Show More Summary
China recently warned the organisers of the popular British music festival that inviting the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama to visit would be viewed as an anti-China activity. [ more › ]
Read Patti Smith's Poem For The Dalai Lama's Birthday - And His Inspiring Response
His Holiness preaches peace, joins Patti Smith on-stage to celebrate his 80th birthday.