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Rare video of young H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche requesting ordination from H.H. the Dalai Lama

What were most of us doing when we were 22 years old? This is a rare video of a young boy asking for ordination from Chenrezig himself. At that time, H.E. Tsem Tulku Rinpoche was not yet officially recognised as a Rinpoche, yet his powerful, unstoppable Dharma imprints from previous lives have already been evident throughout his youth and culminated in this request for ordination. A year later, Rinpoche's dream came true when he was ordained by H.H. the Dalai Lama himself in…

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Essay : On the Meaning of Sin

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Understanding



Detail of a poster for the International Hygiene Exhibition 1911 in Dresden » by Franz von Stuck)



« Understanding » is the third segue in the series that I have written…

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Added by Christopher Stewart on January 22, 2012 at 12:30am — No Comments

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's final day in Japan

November 7th 2011

Tokyo, Japan, 7 November 2011 - His Holiness the Dalai Lama on the last leg of his 10-ten day visit to Japan was met by a group of Japanese Lawmakers at his hotel this morning. The group headed by the former Prime Minister Mr. Shinzo Abe greeted His Holiness the Dalai Lama and expressed gratitude for visiting the earthquake, tsunami and radiation affected regions, and for his encouraging and condolence message to the grief stricken…

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama sends birthday greetings to Archbishop Desmond Tutu



 His Holiness the Dalai Lama with fellow Nobel Peace Laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu/File photo…

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Added by The LLHHDL Team on October 7, 2011 at 8:29pm — 2 Comments

Statement of His Holiness the Fourteenth Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, on the Issue of His Reincarnation

24  September 2011

Introduction



My fellow Tibetans, both in and outside Tibet, all those who follow the Tibetan Buddhist tradition, and everyone who has a connection to Tibet and Tibetans: due to the foresight of our ancient kings, ministers and scholar-adepts, the complete teaching of the Buddha, comprising the scriptural and experiential teachings of the Three Vehicles and the…

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Added by The LLHHDL Team on September 24, 2011 at 7:30pm — 5 Comments

His Holiness the Dalai Lama joins panel discussion with neuroscientists

September 17th 2011

Sao Paulo, Brazil, 16 September 2011 - Today, His Holiness the Dalai Lama participated in a full-day open symposium on ‘States of Consciousness: Traditional Knowledge Meets Neuroscience’ held at the Golden Hall of World Trade Center in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  The symposium was co-hosted by Federal University of Sao Paulo and the Albert Einstein Research Hospital’s Brain Center.…

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Added by The LLHHDL Team on September 19, 2011 at 3:02pm — 2 Comments

His Holiness the Dalai Lama concludes his visit to Latin America

September 18th 2011

Sao Paulo, Brazil, 17 September - On the final day of his ten-day visit to Latin America, His Holiness the Dalai Lama gave a public talk on ‘Harmony through Universal Responsibility’ to 6,500 people at West Pavillion of the Parque das Convencoes do Anhembi in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  This event was co-hosted by the office of the Mayor of Sao Paulo City.…

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama's Visits to Estonia and Finland

Tuesday, 16 August 2011, 5:40 p.m.

Tallinn, Estonia: His Holiness the Dalai Lama arrives in Tallinn, the capital of Estonia from France this afternoon. His Holiness will be in Estonia until the afternoon of 18 August and the hosts for this visit are the Estonian Institute of Buddhism and the Riigikogu Tibet Support Group (Estonian Parliamentary group for…

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‘If you must, then worry about Mao’s reincarnation not mine,’ Dalai Lama tells China

‘If you must, then worry about Mao’s reincarnation not mine,’ Dalai Lama tells China

Tuesday, August 16, 2011 18:18
By Tendar Tsering…



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Dalai Lama in Estonia, scheduled to meet the president

Wednesday, August 17, 2011 11:32
By Tendar Tsering…



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His Holiness the Dalai Lama Leaves for Europe

Tuesday, 9 August 2011, 6:04 p.m.

DHARAMSHALA: His Holiness the Dalai Lama today left Dharamsala for visits to France, Estonia and Finland.

His Holiness will be in Toulouse, France, where he will give teachings on Kamalashila's The Middling States of Meditation (gomrim barpa) on 13-14 August and a public talk on The Art of…

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Added by The LLHHDL Team on August 9, 2011 at 11:30pm — 2 Comments

OM MANI PAD-ME HUM.

An embodiment of the compassion of all the buddhas (the fully enlightened mind), as visualized in the form of a meditational deity. He is known the 'Buddha of Compassion'. He usually appears as white in color with four arms. His first two hands are pressed together at his heart, symbolizing his respect for his Spiritual Guide, Buddha Amitabha, who is on his crown.

 

His first two hands hold a jewel, which symbolizes his own enlightenment. This mudra is indicating 'I attained…

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Added by Achung Lobten on August 6, 2011 at 4:22pm — No Comments

Condolences to Those Affected by the Violence in Norway

In a letter sent to the Prime Minister of Norway, H.E. Jens Stoltenberg on 23 July 2011, His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed his sadness and shock on learning of the tragedy that has befallen Norway with a bomb blast in the centre of Oslo as well as the shooting incident at the youth camp, resulting in the loss of so many lives.…



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Added by The LLHHDL Team on July 26, 2011 at 11:00pm — No Comments

A Conversation with the Dalai Lama

His Holiness on his reincarnation and his decision to step down as head of the Tibetan government

By Melissa Mathison

[RollingStone.com]

July 21, 2011



 
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Added by The LLHHDL Team on July 25, 2011 at 9:51am — No Comments

A Conversation with the Dalai Lama

His Holiness on his reincarnation and his decision to step down as head of the Tibetan government

By Melissa Mathison [RollingStone.com]

July 21, 2011 

 

Let's start by talking about the day, in 1950, when you became head of government in Tibet. You were only 15 and the Chinese had invaded your country.

 

It was a very, very difficult situation. When people asked me to take the responsibility, my…

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Added by The LLHHDL Team on July 22, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments

A Continuing Commitment to Supporting Religious Freedom

By Ben Rhodes [White House Blog]

21 July 2011

 
President Barack Obama meets with His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama in the Map Room 

of the White House. July 16, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Pete…
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Added by The LLHHDL Team on July 22, 2011 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Kashag's Statement on the Occasion of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's Seventy-Sixth Birthday Celebration

[Wednesday, 6 July 2011]

 
Kalon Tripa Professor Samdhong Rinpoche addresses a gathering of Tibetans and well-wishers 

on…
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Added by The LLHHDL Team on July 6, 2011 at 2:30pm — No Comments

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Arrives in Washington, DC

[Wednesday, 6 July 2011, 7:02 a.m.]



 
 His Holiness the Dalai Lama is greeted on his arrival in Washington DC, USA, on 5 July 2011, at…
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Celebration of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's 76th Birthday in US, Taiwan and UK

[Tuesday, 5 July 2011, 9:08 a.m.]

 

DHARAMSHALA: Tibetans and Tibet supporters living in the US, Taiwan and the UK celebrated His Holiness the Dalai Lama's 76th birthday on their last weekend holidays.



The day was…

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