Posted on 25 July 2013 by Buddhism Now
On the journey of a U.S. military and diplomatic mission from Gangtok, India, to Lhasa, Tibet during World War II. The party journeys through Natu La and Kechu La passes, stops at the British trail station, Gyantse, reviews troops of Tropji Regiment and is ferried across the Brahmaputra River. Scenes of Tibetan natives, terrain, travel facilities, housing, a New Year religious festival, the Dalai Lama’s palaces in Lhasa, monasteries and other religious buildings. watch the film
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Posted on 20 June 2012 by Buddhism Now
Love this picture of Dalai Lama meeting Aung San Suu Kyi, in the UK, on her birthday.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama with Aung San Suu Kyi in London, England, on June 19, 2012. (Photo/Jeremy Russell/OHHDL) Read more here
And this one… (more…)
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Posted on 15 June 2012 by Buddhism Now
Words that live on, by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
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Posted on 15 May 2012 by Buddhism Now
Tibet’s exiled Buddhist leader, the Dalai Lama, has said that he expects to return to the country, which he fled in 1959 after a failed uprising against Chinese rule.
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The 76-year-old monk told Today presenter Sarah Montague that his own health remained quite good “so I am expecting another 10, 20 years. So within that, definitely things will change”. (more…)
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Posted on 7 October 2011 by Buddhism Now
His Holiness the Dalai Lama sends birthday greetings to Archbishop Desmond Tutu.
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Posted on 26 March 2011 by Buddhism Now
Short video by His Holiness the Dalai Lama about unbiased compassion.
This clip from the question and answer session with Thai Buddhists held at his residence in Dharamsala, India, on March 15th, 2011.
Watch the whole video
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