Dialogues & Panel Discussions

Dialogue with USIP Youth Leaders
Dialogue with USIP Youth Leaders

Venue: His Holiness's Residence, Dharamsala, HP, India
Date: May 3-4, 2016
Duration: 3 sessions each approximately 2 hours
Languages: English

United States Institute of Peace (USIP) youth leaders share their experiences and ideas with His Holiness the Dalai Lama on improving their communities' abilities to manage conflict nonviolently during a two day interactive dialogue at His Holiness's residence in Dharamsala, HP, India on May 3-4, 2016.

Compassion in Health Care
Compassion in Health Care

Venue: Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA
Date: February 29, 2016
Duration: 1 hour 42 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama speaks to members of the Mayo Clinic Staff in Rochester, Minnesota, USA on February 29, 2016.

Perceptions, Concepts and Self - Mind and Life XXX
Perceptions, Concepts and Self - Mind and Life XXX

Venue: Sera Monastery, Bylakuppe, Karnataka, India
Date: December 14-17
Duration: 8 sessions each approximately 2hours
Languages: English

The Mind & Life XXX conference on "Perceptions, Concepts and Self - Contemporary Scientific and Buddhist Perspectives" with His Holiness the Dalai Lama from Sera Monastery in Bylakuppe, Karnataka, India on December 14-17, 2015. Additional sessions will be added as they become available.

Discussion of Service with Princeton University Students
Discussion of Service with Princeton University Students

Venue: Princeton University's Chancellor Green Rotunda Library, Princeton, New Jersey, USA
Date: October 28, 2014
Duration: 1 hour and 43 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama interacts with students on the topic based on Princeton University's motto "In Service of All Nations".

Change-Makers for a Better World
Change-Makers for a Better World

Venue: MIT's Kresge Auditorium, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Date: October 31, 2014
Duration: 1 hour 48 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama participates in two panel discussions organized by the Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformational Values at the MIT's Kresge Auditorium in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA on October 31, 2014 in. The first panel is on the topic of climate change, the second is an interactive session with students.

Mind and Life XXVII - Craving, Desire and Addiction
Mind and Life XXVII - Craving, Desire and Addiction

Venue: His Holiness's Residence, Dharamsala, HP, India
Date: October 28 - November 1, 2013
Duration: 10 sessions each approximately 2 hours
Languages: English

The conference focuses its attention on craving, desire, and addiction, as these are among the most pressing causes of human suffering. By bringing contemplative practitioners and scholars from Buddhist and Christian traditions together with a broad array of scientific researchers in the fields of desire and addiction, hopefully new understandings will arise that may ultimately lead to improved treatment of the root causes of craving and its many manifestations.

Spirituality and the Environment
Spirituality and the Environment

Venue: University of Portland, Portland, Oregon, USA
Date: May 9, 2013
Duration: 2 hours
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama participates in an interfaith discussion on the environment at the University of Portland.

On World Religion: Diversity not Dissension
On World Religion: Diversity not Dissension

Venue: India International Center, New Delhi
Date: March 9, 2013
Duration: 1 hour
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama in conversation with Dr. Karan Singh, Maulana Wahiduddin Khan and Rev. Mpho Tutu moderated by Mrs. Anindita Balslev during the program titled On World Religion: Diversity not Dissension in celebration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda organised by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) in New Delhi.

Mind and Life XXVI: Mind, Brain and Matter - Critical Conversations Between Buddhist Thought and Science
Mind and Life XXVI: Mind, Brain and Matter - Critical Conversations Between Buddhist Thought and Science

Venue: Drepung Monastery, Mundgod, Karnataka, India
Date: January 17-22, 2013
Duration: 11 sessions each approximately 2 and 1/2 hours
Languages: English

Twenty of the world’s foremost scientists and philosophers with His Holiness the Dalai Lama and other senior Tibetan scholars will address topics over the course of the week that include the historical sweep of science and the revolutions in our understanding of our physical universe and the nature of the mind. Scientific and the classical Buddhist philosophical methods of inquiry will be studied, as well as selected topics in quantum physics, neuroscience, and Buddhist and contemporary Western views of consciousness. In addition, the applications of contemplative practices in clinical and educational settings will be explored. Presented by Mind and Life Institute and the Office of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

World Peace and Nonviolence: Never Give Up
World Peace and Nonviolence: Never Give Up

Venue: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Date: April 25, 2012
Duration: 1 hour 20 mnutes
Languages: English

The concluding session of the three day 12th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates held in Chicago on April 25, 2012. Panelists include His Holiness the Dalai Lama, President Mikhail Gorbachev, Professor Jody Williams and Professor Muhammad Yunus.

 

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