His Holiness expresses his sadness and concern over the recent flooding in Bangkok

November 19th 2011

Dharamsala, HP, India, 18 November 2011 - In a letter to the Prime Minister of Thailand, Her Excellency Yingluck Shinawatra, His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed his sadness and concern about loss of many lives and damage to property caused by the recent unprecedented floods in and around Bangkok.

His Holiness offered his condolences to the families that have lost loved ones and prayers for the deceased and others affected by the devastating floods.

As a token of sympathy and concern, a donation is being made from The Dalai Lama Trust to support relief work. 

 

Latest News

Japan Tour Ends with Audiences with Tibetans, Mongolians and Chinese
April 18th 2014
Tokyo, Japan, 18 April 2014 - Before leaving for the airport and his flight back to India this morning, His Holiness the Dalai Lama made time to meet separately with groups of Chinese, Mongolians and Tibetans. Meeting first with more than 100 people from Taiwan, Hong Kong, Macao and China he said: “Wherever I go I try to meet with Chinese friends. Tibetans and Chinese have had relations with each other since the time of Songtsen Gampo."

Full Day of Teachings in Tokyo
April 17th 2014

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Meets Indians, Chinese and Sotoshu Monks in Tokyo
April 16th 2014

Public Talk in Koyasan before Departure for Tokyo
April 15th 2014

Vairochana-abhisambodhi Empowerment in Koyasan
April 14th 2014

Explore