Udine, Italy, 22 May 2012 - After a flight that took His Holiness from Salzburg, over the Alps, to Trieste, it was a short drive to his next meeting at the Palasport Primo Carnera, Udine, where 3000 people were waiting to hear him contribute to a discussion about the Role of Religions in Promoting Justice, Peace and the Protection of the Environment. His fellow speakers were Bassima Awad, President of the Italian-Palestinese Cultural Institute Al Quds, Rabbi Jeremy Milgrom, a member of Rabbis for Human Rights, and Izzedin Elzin, an Imam in Florence, chair of the Italian Union of Islamic Communities.
|His Holiness the Dalai Lama and panelists of the discussion on the Role of Religions in Promoting Justice, Peace and the Protection of the Environment in Udine, Italy, on May 22, 2012. Photo/Tenzin Taklha/OHHDL|
|Palasport Primo Carnera, venue for discussions with His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Udine, Italy, on May 22, 2012. Photo/Tenzin Taklha/OHHDL|