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Dalai Lama
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Pay more attention to compassion and you’ll find you’re happier. It’s that practical and simple.
We need to see that anger is never any use in solving problems, but that patience and compassion are helpful.
If tragedy strikes, don’t lose hope. Transform it into an opportunity to make things better.
HHDL speaks about genuine friendship in this short video clip from his meeting with students in New Delhi on March 22 youtu.be/5D8O9w0rKNg
When you are concerned for the welfare of others, bullying and exploitation cease.
Live Webcast: HHDL will bestow the Medicine Buddha Empowerment from Dharamsala, India on March 31st. dalailama.com/liveweb
We have to try to solve local problems keeping global interests in mind.
We can teach people how to be happy on the basis of secular ethics, that a compassionate mind is useful, beneficial and secular in nature.
The power of truth never declines. Force and violence may be effective in the short term, but in the long run it’s truth that prevails.
Concern for others is not just a matter of religious practice; it’s a practical step towards creating a happy society.
Live Webcast: HHDL’s teaching on the “Life Stories of the Buddha (Jataka Tales)” from Dharamsala, India on March 16. dalailama.com/liveweb
Even people opposed to religion need calm minds and compassion to make their work more effective.
Watch: HHDL delivers the Opening Prayer at the US Senate on Capitol Hill in Washington DC on March 6th. youtu.be/yCJuITZYzCc
We all need basic human values rooted in trust and affection.
Live Webcasts: HHDL's talks and Tibetan New Year's celebrations from Minneapolis and Washington DC on March 1-7. dalailama.com/liveweb
Warm-heartedness gives rise to the self-confidence and inner strength that supports a calm mind.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama is now on @instagram. You can follow the official account at instagram.com/dalailama
Watch Live: HHDL joins HuffPost Live from Los Angeles on February 26th starting at 8:45am PST. huff.lv/1k405LG
Just as we teach about physical hygiene in the interest of good health, we now need to teach about mental or emotional hygiene too.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama with President Barack Obama in the Map Room of the White House on February 21, 2014. pic.twitter.com/Rx6zyJS00y
It is important to appreciate the contribution compassion and warm-heartedness make to happiness.
HHDL will talk on "Non-Violence and the Effects of Compassion in the 21st Century" at the Forum in Los Angeles Feb 25 bit.ly/1fVkPCJ
Live: Panel discussions with HHDL hosted by the American Enterprise Institute in Washington, DC on February 20th. dalailama.com/liveweb
Everyone wants to lead a happy life, a meaningful life. In order to fulfil this goal our practice should be realistic.
When you face problems in your lives, don’t resort to the use of force, try to employ dialogue to find a solution.