His Holiness the Dalai Lama Speaks to Delegates from the First Tibetan Women’s Empowerment Conference
Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India, 23 February 2017 - This morning at his residence, His Holiness the Dalai Lama addressed more than 300 delegates participating in the first Tibetan Women’s Empowerment Conference. The conference, organised by the CTA, has been taking place in Gangchen Kyishong and has involved representatives of the Tibetan settlements right across India.
Ground-breaking Ceremony for the South Asia Hub of the Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and a Public Talk
Hyderabad, Telangana, India, 12 February 2017 - A swift drive across Hyderabad this morning brought His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the site on Hitex Road, Madhapur, where the Dalai Lama Center for Ethics is to build its South Asia Hub.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama Talks to Trainee Officers of the National Police Academy
Hyderabad, Telangana, India, 11 February 2017 - This morning His Holiness the Dalai Lama took a relatively short and uneventful flight from Vijayawada to Hyderabad where he was received by representatives of the Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel National Police Academy.
Participating in Inauguration of National Women’s Parliament
Amaravati, Andhra Pradesh, 10 February 2017 - Today the morning was warm and bright as His Holiness drove to the venue of the first National Women’s Parliament, a huge marquee at Ibrahimpatnam on the way to Amaravati. Andhra Pradesh Chief Minister Nara Chandrababu Naidu was delighted to receive him and escort him inside.
A Talk about Ancient Indian Thought at the Vivekananda International Foundation
New Delhi, India, 8 February 2017 - In a far corner of New Delhi’s diplomatic enclave, Chanakyapuri, are the elegant quarters of the Vivekananda International Foundation, an Indian public policy think-tank affiliated to the Vivekananda Kendra and staffed largely by retired bureaucrats, intelligence officials and retired military personnel.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama Addresses Students and Teachers of Jesus & Mary College
New Delhi, India, 7 February 2017 - There was a cool breeze, despite the bright skies, when His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrived at Jesus & Mary College, a leading women’s educational institution, this morning. The Principal, Sr Rosily received him warmly as he stepped out of his car.
Talking about Compassion and Ethics to Students at ITAHAAS
New Delhi, India, 6 February 2017 - This morning His Holiness the Dalai Lama drove to the Convent of Jesus and Mary near the Bangla Sahib Gurudwara in New Delhi. He was received on arrival by Smita Vats founder and director of the Indian Traditions Heritage Society (ITAHAAS), an organization born out of a concern that children are becoming increasingly alienated from their traditions and heritage.
Public Talk at the Talkatora Stadium
New Delhi, India, 5 February 2017 - The streets of New Delhi were quiet this Sunday morning as His Holiness the Dalai Lama drove under misty skies to the Talkatora Stadium at the heart of the city, where Vidyaloke had arranged for him to give a public talk. Once again, Mr & Mrs Analjit Singh and their son Veer met him at the door and escorted him inside, where he greeted several old friends.
Second Day of Teachings at Vidyaloke
New Delhi, India, 4 February 2017 - When His Holiness the Dalai Lama returned to their family house this morning, Mr and Mrs Analjit Singh, with their son Veer, as well as Mr and Mrs Najeeb Jung, received him. They escorted him through the house to the dais beneath a shamiana in the garden. The golden marigolds which yesterday decorated the path and backdrop to the stage were replaced today with...
Inaugural Teachings at Vidyaloke
New Delhi, India, 3 February 2017 - After travelling from Dharamsala to Delhi yesterday, His Holiness the Dalai Lama was today the guest of Vidyaloke, an initiative, whose name alludes to the light of wisdom, focussed on revitalizing ancient Indian tradition. He was welcomed by patrons of Vidyaloke, Analjit Singh, his wife and son Veer, on arrival at the family house