Global Buddhist Congregation 2011 Closing Address
Bring Quality Back into Buddhist Pursuits
Buddhism and Democracy
Science at the Crossroads
1st International Conference on Buddhism and Literature
His Holiness's Keynote Address at the Buddhist Conference in Delhi
A Collaboration Between Science and Religion
Sakyadhita International Conference on Buddhist Women in Taiwan
Ordination in the Tibetan Buddhist Tradition


Compassion and the Individual


An Ethical Approach to Environmental Protection
Ecology and the Human Heart
Universal Responsibility and the Environment
The Importance of Tree Planting and its Protection
A Clean Environment Is a Human Right
A Green Environment for Now and the Future
Spirituality and Nature
Thinking Globally: A Universal Task
Caring for the Earth
Address at Rio Earth Summit
Universal Responsibility and the Inner Environment
Universal Responsibility and the Global Environment
An Essay on Mountains
A Buddhist Concept of Nature
The Sheltering Tree of Interdependence: Buddhist Monks' Reflections on Ecological Responsibility
Environmental Awareness: A Part of Daily Life
Practical Steps Towards Protection of the Environment
Hope for Tibet's Environment
Politics and Environment: An Interview
The Natural World

Religious Harmony

Religious Harmony: Inter-Faith Seminar, Leh


Statement on the 52nd Anniversary of the Tibetan National Uprising Day.
Message to the Fourteenth Assembly of the Tibetan People's Deputies.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama's Remarks on Retirement - March 19th, 2011


World Peace

A Human Approach to World Peace
Human Rights, Democracy and Freedom
The Reality of War
Disarmament for World Peace
The Medicine of Altruism
The Global Community
Message on the 50th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
Message for the New Millenium
Relevant Comments by HH The Dalai Lama Subsequent to the Sept. 11, 2001 Terrorist Attack on the US

 Middle Way Approach

His Holiness's Middle Way Approach For Resolving the Issue of Tibet


An Appeal To All Chinese Spiritual Brothers And Sisters
Statement of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to all Tibetans
An Appeal
An Appeal to the Chinese People
10th March Statements – Archive
Five Point Peace Plan
Strasbourg Proposal 1988
Fourth International TSG (Tibet Support Group) Conference, Prague
Speech of His Holiness the Dalai Lama to the European Parliament, Strasbourg
Importance of Education

  Acceptance Speeches

           Templeton Prize

                     Announcement of Templeton Prize
                       Templeton Prize Money

Congressional Gold Medal

Acceptance Speech by His Holiness

Nobel Peace Prize

Announcement of Nobel Peace Prize
Nobel Peace Prize Acceptance Speech
Nobel Lecture
Nobel Peace Prize Money


Universal Responsibility in the Modern World - Royal Albert Hall - May, 2008
Ten Questions for the Dalai Lama - Time Magazine Interview

Barkha Dutt of NDTV interviews His Holiness the Dalai Lama
Global Buddhist Congregation 2011 Closing Address

Articles and Essays

 Countering Stress and Depression

Dolgyal (Shugden)

His Holiness the Dalai Lama's Advice Concerning Dolgyal (Shugden)
New Sources of Information about the Dolgyal / Shugden Issue
German Buddhist Monastic Association Statement
Speech by His Holiness - 27 March 2006

Concerning Dholgyal with Reference to the Views of Past Masters and other Related Matters

The Dalai Lama and the Cult of Dolgyal Shugden
Historical References

Kashag's Statement Concerning Dholgyal

The Assembly of Tibetan People's Deputies' Resolutions
Resolution Passed by the Tibetan Youth Congress (1997)

The 100th Ganden Tripa (Ganden Throneholder)

The Shugden Affair: Origins of a Controversy (Part I)

The Shugden Affair: Origins of a Controversy (Part II)

Violent Events

Documentary Film


Latest News

Meeting with Vietnamese CEOs
May 15th 2015
Theckchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India, 15 May 2015 - His Holiness the Dalai Lama met with a group of 112 Vietnamese from the Vietnam CEO Club at his residence today. The group consists of about 60% women and 40% men. Most were in Dharamsala for the first time. To begin with the visitors offered His Holiness two large volumes containing Shantideva’s ‘Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life’ one in English and the other in Vietnamese. They were the work of 600 contributors.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Begins a Series of Teachings at Gyutö Tantric College
May 11th 2015

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Launches Local News App
May 9th 2015

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Expresses Sadness about Nepal Earthquake
April 26th 2015

His Holiness the Dalai Lama & Archbishop Tutu at TCV
April 23rd 2015