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Kalachakra Ritual Offering Dance
Kalachakra Ritual Offering Dance

Venue: Kalachakra Teaching Ground, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India
Date: January 9, 2017
Duration: 1 hour 10 minutes
Languages: Tibetan

The Kalachakra Ritual Offering Dance from the 34th Kalachakra Empowerment in Bodhgaya, Bihar, India on January 9, 2017. Performed by monks of Namgyal Monastery to a musical accompaniment of horns, drums and cymbals, the dancers represent offering goddesses who make offerings to the Kalachakra Mandala. Along with the Offering Dance, different groups of artists perform their own traditional music, providing a striking contrast.

Preliminary Teachings to the Kalachakra Empowerment
Preliminary Teachings to the Kalachakra Empowerment

Venue: Kalachakra Teaching Ground, Bodhgaya, Bihar, India
Date: January 5-8, 2017
Duration: 4 sessions each approximately 3 hours
Languages: English, Chinese, Tibetan

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's teachings preliminary to the Kalachakra Empowerment on Shantideva's "A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life" and Kamalashila's "Middling Stages of Meditation" from Bodhgaya, Bihar, India on January 5-8, 2017. His Holiness speaks in Tibetan with English and Chinese translations available. Sessions and languages will be added as they become available.

Shantideva’s ’A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life’
Shantideva’s ’A Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life’

Venue: Leela Ambience Hotel, Delhi, India
Date: December 25-27, 201
Duration: 3 sessions each approximately 3 hours
Languages: English, Chinese, Tibetan, Russian

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's three day teaching on Shantideva’s ’Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life’ at the request of Russian Buddhists in Delhi, India. His Holiness continues his previous teachings to the group from chapter 9.

Bridging Buddhism & Science
Bridging Buddhism & Science

Venue: Drepung Loseling Monastery, Mundgod, Karnataka, India
Date: December 18-20
Duration: 6 sessions each approximately 2 hours
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama will join scientists and scholars for a three day discussion from Drepung Monastery in Mundgod, Karnataka, India. Sessions will be added as they become available.

Inter-faith Prayers for Peace
Inter-faith Prayers for Peace

Venue: Grossmünster Church, Zurich, Switzerland
Date: October 15, 2016
Duration: 1 hour 42 minutes
Languages: English and German

His Holiness the Dalai Lama joins religious leaders from diverse traditions for an inter-faith prayer for world peace at the Grossmünster Church in Zurich, Switzerland on October 15 2016. His Holiness speaks in English with a German translation available. Many of the participants speak in both English and German.

The 2nd Chapter of Dharmakirti's
The 2nd Chapter of Dharmakirti's "Pramanavarttika"

Venue: Riga, Latvia
Date: October 10-11, 2016
Duration: 4 sessions each approximately 2 hours
Languages: English, Tibetan, Chinese

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's teaching on the 2nd Chapter of Dharamkirti's "Pramanavarttika" given in Riga, Latvia on October 10, 2016. His Holiness speaks in Tibetan with English and Chinese translations available. Sessions and languages will be added as they become available.

Meeting with the Shia and Sunni Communities in Leh
Meeting with the Shia and Sunni Communities in Leh

Venue: Shia Mosque, Leh, Ladakh, J&K, India
Date: July 27, 2016
Duration: 27 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's address to members of the Shia and Sunni communities at the Shia Mosque in Leh, Ladakh, J&K, India on July 27, 2016.

Compassion and Universal Responsibility
Compassion and Universal Responsibility

Venue: Salt Lake City, Utah, USA
Date: June 21, 2016
Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's talk on "Compassion and Universal Responsibility" given at the University of Utah's Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA on June 21, 2016.

Teaching for Tibetan Youth 2016
Teaching for Tibetan Youth 2016

Venue: Main Tibetan Temple, Dharamsala, HP, India
Date: June 1-3, 2016
Duration: 3 sessions each approximately 2 and 1/2 hours
Languages: English, Chinese, Tibetan

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's annual three day teaching for Tibetan Youth held at the Main Tibetan Temple in Dharamsala, HP, India on June 1-3, 2016. His Holiness's teachings are based on Domthonpa's "A Tree of Faith - A Self-Exhortation from Book of Kadam" and he bestows the Manjushri Permission on the final day. His Holiness speaks in Tibetan with English and Chinese translations available. Languages and sessions will be added as they become available.

Be Optimistic
Be Optimistic

Venue: His Holiness's Residence, Dharamsala, HP, India
Date: May 4, 2016
Duration: 1 minute 17 seconds
Languages: English

His Holiness the Dalai Lama talks about the importance of optimism at the end of a two day interactive dialogue with United States Institute of Peace Youth Leaders at his residence in Dharamsala, HP, India on May 4, 2016.

 

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