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Violence and Nonviolence

by H.H. Dalai Lama and Victor Chan “What is violence? What is nonviolence?” the Dalai Lama had once asked me in one of our interviews in Dharamsala. “Very difficult to make clear. It is related to motivation. If we have … Continue reading

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Wherever You Receive Love, That’s Your Home

–by Dalai Lama XIV, Desmond Tutu, Douglas Abrams (Dec 20, 2018) Desmond Tutu: It is wonderful to discover that what we want is not actually happiness. It is not actually what I would speak of. I would speak of joy. Joy subsumes … Continue reading

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Why I Laugh

–by Dalai Lama XIV  (Feb 26, 2016) I have been confronted with many difficulties throughout the course of my life, and the part of the Planet where I was born is going through a critical period. But I laugh often, and my … Continue reading

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Moral Compass

–by Dalai Lama XIV  (Oct 28, 2011) Today’s challenges are so great — and the dangers of the misuse of technology so global, entailing a potential catastrophe for all humankind — that I feel we need a moral compass we can use … Continue reading

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The XIV Dalai Lama, Berkeley, Peace and Compassion.

His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama made a historic visit to the University of California (UC), Berkeley on April 25, 2009. He gave a lecture entitled “Peace Through Compassion”, and well, His Holiness embodied his teachings, walking the talk, in … Continue reading

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BeLOVED CommUNITY

[From an email sent in January 2009] As we conclude another lap around our magnificent star in our living-organic-spaceship, I’d like to bring to your attention, beloved family, beLOVED commUNITY, how grateful I feel to know you all and to … Continue reading

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