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 dates below are subject to change.
December 10, 2017
His Holiness will give a public talk on Reviving Indian Wisdom in Contemporary India at Somaiya Vidyavihar, Mumbai in the morning organized by Vidyaloke in collaboration with Somaiya Vidyavihar. Vidyaloke is an Indian wisdom initiative of Vana Foundation, with a vision to revive Indian Wisdom in contemporary India. To attend the Talk, please send an email request at firstname.lastname@example.org Contact website: www.vidyaloke.in
December 14, 2017
His Holiness will inaugurate the Drepung Loseling Meditation and Science Center in the morning.
December 20, 2017
His Holiness will confer a Hayagriva Initiation (tamding yangsang kawang) at Sera Je Monastery.
December 21, 2017
His Holiness will inaugurate the new debating courtyard of Sera Mey Monastery followed by a teaching on Tsongkhapa's In Praise of Dependent Origination (tendrel toepa) in the morning.
January 5 - 7, 2018
His Holiness will give a three-day teaching on Dharmachakra Parivaretan Sutra on The Four Noble Truths (chokyi khorlo korwe do) & Sutra on Dependent Origination (tendrel chi do) in the mornings at the request of Indians. For those wishing to listen to translations please bring your own FM radio. Information on registering for the teachings in Bodhgaya can be found at www.dalailamateaching.com.
January 14 - 16, 2018
His Holiness will give a three-day teaching on Nagarjuna’s Commentary on Bodhicitta (jangchup semdrel) & Gyalsey Thokme Sangpos’s Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva (laklen sodunma) in the mornings. On the morning of the third day, the Mongolian Buddhist devotees will offer a long life offering ceremony (tenshug) to His Holiness at the request Lamyn Gegeen Tenzinjamphelchoijisheinen Tulku. For those wishing to listen to translations please bring your own FM radio. Information on registering for the teachings in Bodhgaya can be found at www.dalailamateaching.com.
March 2, 2018
His Holiness will give a short teaching from the Jataka Tales in the morning at the Main Tibetan Temple.