Short Clips & Documentaries

Unbiased Compassion
Unbiased Compassion

Venue: His Holiness's Residence, Dharamsala, India
Date: March 15th, 2011
Duration: two minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama speaks about unbiased compassion in this clip from the question and answer session with Thai Buddhists

Optimisim in the Face of Adversity
Optimisim in the Face of Adversity

Venue: Gangtok, Sikkim, India
Date: December 21st, 2010
Duration: 4 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama talks about how we can face adversity in difficult situations in this clip from his interactive session with students from Sikkim.

The Importance of a Compassionate Attitude
The Importance of a Compassionate Attitude

Venue: New Delhi, India
Date: November 19th, 2010
Duration: 2 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama talks about the importance of compassion in this short video clip from his inaugural address at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit.

Opening Statement - 11th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureats
Opening Statement - 11th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureats

Venue: Hiroshima, Japan
Date: November 12th, 2010
Duration: 5 minutes
Languages: English

Opening statement by His Holiness the Dalai Lama during the opening session of the three day "11th World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates - The Legacy of Hiroshima: A World without Nuclear Weapons" held in Hiroshima, Japan, from November 12-14th, 2010.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama as Guest Editor for the Toronto Star
His Holiness the Dalai Lama as Guest Editor for the Toronto Star

Venue: Toronto, Canada
Date: October 23rd, 2010
Duration: 2 minutes
Languages: English

Short clip of His Holiness the Dalai Lama as Guest Editor for the Sunday edition of the Toronto Star newspaper published on October 24th, 2010.

The Benefits of a Calm Mind
The Benefits of a Calm Mind

Venue: Main Temple, Dharamsala, India
Date: September 8th, 2010
Duration: 3 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama speaks about the benefits of a calm mind during his three days of teachings on the "Heart Sutra" and "37 Practices of a Bodhisattva" given at the request of a group from Southeast Asia. This clip is from his introductory comments on the first day

Genuine Compassion
Genuine Compassion

Venue: Vancouver, Canada
Date: September 30th, 2009
Duration: 2 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama speaks on compassion in this clip from the Vancouver Peace Summit 2009.

Peace Through Dialogue
Peace Through Dialogue

Venue: University of Washington, Seattle, USA
Date: April 14th, 2008
Duration: 3 minutes
Languages: English

A clip of His Holiness the Dalai Lama talking about solving conflicts through dialogue from his talk at the University of Washington on compassion and civic responsibility.

Our Common Humanity
Our Common Humanity

Venue: Yokohama, Japan
Date: June 24th, 2010
Duration: 2 minutes
Languages: English

A clip from His Holiness the Dalai Lama's talk to a group of students and educators given in Yokohama, Japan.

Scientific Investigation in Promoting Secular Ethics
Scientific Investigation in Promoting Secular Ethics

Venue: Nagano, Japan
Date: June 20th, 2010
Duration: 4 minutes
Languages: English

A short clip from His Holiness the Dalai Lama's talk to a gathering of 200 Buddhist monks and nuns in which he talks about promoting secular ethics, with special emphasis on the role of scientific investigation.

 

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