Schedule

Note: Below is the public schedule of His Holiness the Dalai Lama both in India as well as abroad. Please note that for many of these events, tickets are required in order to gain entrance. People are requested to contact the organizers directly or visit the websites given below for further information on tickets. In general, most of the events in India are free where as the majority of events abroad require paid tickets. For your information, as a long-standing policy His Holiness the Dalai Lama does not accept any fees for his talks. Where tickets need to be purchased, organizers are requested by our office to charge the minimum entrance fee in order to cover their costs only. Please note that the below dates are subject to change. 

2017

Public Talk in Guwahati, Assam, India on April 1: As part of the Concluding Program of the Platinum Jubilee Celebrations of The Assam Tribune, His Holiness will give a public talk on A Human Approach to World Peace in the early afternoon at the ITA Center for Performing Arts.

Public Talk in Guwahati, Assam, India on April 2: His Holiness will give a public talk on Ancient Indian Knowledge in Modern Times and also release his autobiography My Land and My People which has been translated into Assamese in the morning at the IIT Guwahati Campus.

Public Talk in Dibrugarh, Assam, India on April 3: His Holiness will give a talk in the morning at Dibrugarh University.

Consecration of Temple in Lumla, Arunachal Pradesh, India on April 4: His Holiness will consecrate a new Tara Temple (dolma lhakhang) in the morning.

Teaching in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh, India from April 5 to 7: On April 5 & 6 mornings, His Holiness will give teachings on Kamalashila's The Middling States of Meditation (gomrim barpa) & Gyalsey Thokme Sangpo's Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva (laklen sodunma) at Yiga Choezin. On April 7 morning, His Holiness will confer the Rinzin Dhondup Initiation at Yiga Choezin.

Teaching in Dirang, Arunachal Pradesh, India on April 10: His Holiness will give teachings on Geshe Langri Thangpa's Eight Verses of Training the Mind (lojong tsikgyema) & Guru Yoga (lama neljor) and confer the Avalokiteshvara Permission (chenresig jenang) in the morning at Thupsung Dhargyeling Monastery.

Teaching in Bomdila, Arunachal Pradesh, India on April 11: His Holiness will give a teaching and confer a White Tara Long Life Empowerment (drolkar tsewang) in the morning at the Buddha Park.

Teaching in Itanagar, Arunachal Pradesh, India on April 12: His Holiness will give a teaching in the morning at Thupten Gatsal Ling.

Teaching in Manali, H.P., India on May 11: His Holiness will give an Introductory Teaching on Buddhism and confer the Amitayus Long Life Empowerment (tsepakme tsewang) in the morning at the Himalayan Nyingmapa Buddhist Temple.

Teaching in Jispa, H.P., India on May 13 & 14: On May 13 morning, His Holiness will give a teaching on Shantideva's A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (chodjug). On May 14 morning, His Holiness will confer the White Tara Permission (drolkar jenang).

Teaching in Triloknath (Phakpa), H.P., India on May 15: His Holiness will confer the Four-Armed Avalokitshvara Permission (chenresig chashi jenang) in the morning.

Teaching in Dhankar, H.P., India from May 16 to 18: On May 16 & 17 mornings, His Holiness will give teachings on Tsongkhapa's Concise Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (lamrim dudon). On May 18 morning, His Holiness will confer the Avalokiteshvara Initiation (chenresig wang).

Teaching in Tabo, H.P., India on May 19: His Holiness will give a teaching on Guru Yoga of Avalokiteshvara (chenresig lama neljor) in the afternoon.

Teaching in Chango, H.P., India on May 20: His Holiness will give a teaching in the afternoon. 

Teaching in Pooh, H.P. India on May 21: His Holiness will give a short teaching and confer a White Tara Long Life Empowerment (drolkar tsewang) in the morning.

Teaching in Kalpa, H.P. India from May 22 to 24: On May 22 & 23, His Holiness will give teachings on Nagarjuna's Precious Garland (rinchen trengwa). On May 24, His Holiness will confer an Avalokiteshvara Permission (chenresig jenang).

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from August 29 to September 1: His Holiness will give teachings on Buddhapalita's Commentary on the Fundamental Wisdom of the Middle Way (drel-pa Buddhapalita) at the request of a group from Asia including Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand and Vietnam at the Main Tibetan Temple.

 

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