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.

2014

Discussion in Hamburg, Germany on August 23: His Holiness will lead a discussion on Secular Ethics - Human Values In Our Lives. Contact Website: www.dalailama-hamburg.de

Teaching in Hamburg, Germany from August 24 to 26: His Holiness will give teachings on Shantideva's A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (chodjug) on August 24 and 25. He will confer an Avalokiteshvera Initiation (chenresig wang jigten wangchuk) on the morning of August 26. Contact Website: www.dalailama-hamburg.de

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from September 24 to 26: His Holiness will give a two and a half-day teaching and continue teaching from Shantideva's A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (chodjug) at the request of a group of Southeast Asians at the Main Tibetan Temple. Contact Website: www.tibetanbc.org

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from October 6 to 9: His Holiness will give a three and a half-day teaching at the request of a group of Taiwanese at the Main Tibetan Temple.  

Discussion in Vancouver, BC, Canada on October 21: His Holiness will participate in a forum with leading scientists in economics, neuroscience, psychology and public policy on the theme Science of Education of the Heart in the afternoon at the Vancouver Convention Center. Contact Website: www.dalailamacenter.org

Teachings in Vancouver, BC, Canada on October 23: His Holiness will give a day-long Buddhist teaching based on Geshe Langri Thangpa's Eight Verses of Training the Mind (lojong tsikgyema) and confer the Avalokiteshvera Empowerment (chenrezig wang) organized by the Tibetan Cultural Society of British Columbia and Tsengdok Monastery at UBC Thunderbird Arena. Contact Website: www.dalailamavancouver.com

Dialogue in Birmingham, Alabama, USA on October 25: His Holiness will participate in a dialogue on Neuroplasticity, Mind and Healing at the University of Alabama. 

Interfaith Event in Birmingham, Alabama, USA on October 25: His Holiness will participate in an interfaith dialogue entitled Beyond Belief at The Alabama Theater.

Public Talk in Birmingham, Alabama, USA on October 26: His Holiness will give a public talk in the afternoon at the Regions Field.

Teaching in Boston, MA, USA on October 30: His Holiness will give a day-long Buddhist teaching based on Geshe Langri Thangpa's Eight Verses of Training the Mind (lojong tsikgyema) and confer the Generation of Bodhicitta (semkyi) organized by the Vietnamese Buddhist community at the Wang Centre for Performing Arts. Contact Website: www.prajnaupadesa.net

Talk in Boston, MA, USA on October 31: His Holiness will give a talk at the International Symposium for Contemplative Studies organized by the Mind and Life Institute in the morning at the Boston Marriott Copley. Contact Website: www.mindandlife.org

Panel Discussion in Boston, MA, USA on October 31: His Holiness will participate in a panel discussion entitled Global Systems 3.0: Equitable Solutions and Global Change organized by The Dalai Lama Centre for Ethics and Transformative Values in the afternoon. Contact Website: www.thecenter.mit.edu

Public Talk in Boston, MA, USA on November 1: His Holiness will give a public talk on Educating the Heart and Mind organized by the Tibetan Association of Boston in the morning at TD Gardens. Contact Website: www.bostontibet.org

Teachings in New York City, USA on November 2: His Holiness will give a day-long Buddhist teaching on Nagarjuna's Commentary on Bodhicitta (jangchup semdrel) and confer the Avalokiteshvera Empowerment (chenrezig wang) organized by the Da-nang Foundation at the Manhattan Center. Contact Website: www.da-nang.org

Teachings in New York City, USA on November 3 and 4: His Holiness will give a Buddhist teaching on Tsongkhapa's Essence of True Eloquence: Buddhist Emptiness With Compassion as Its Essence (tongnyid nyingje nyingpocan) organised by Tibet House US at the Beacon Theater. Contact Website: www.tibethouse.us

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from November 11 to 13: His Holiness will give a two and a half-day teaching at the request of a group of Koreans at the Main Tibetan Temple.

Teaching in Mundgod, Karnataka, India from December 23 to 29: His Holiness will continue his teachings on the 18 Great Stages of the Path (Lam Rim) Commentaries in Mundgod (venue to be decided) at the request of H.E. Ling Choktrul Rinpoche and Gaden Shartse Monastery. Contact Websites: http://www.jangchuplamrim.org and http://www.jangchuplamrim.com 

 

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