December 14, 2018
Mumbai, India - This morning, under sunny blue skies a steady breeze stirred the leaves on the trees as His Holiness the Dalai Lama drove to Powai in north-east Mumbai where he had been invited to IIT Bombay. Director, Devang Vipin Khakhar and Dean of Student Affairs, Prof Soumyo Mukherji were there to greet him as he arrived on campus.
December 13, 2018
Mumbai, India - This morning, His Holiness the Dalai Lama was the guest of Guru Nanak College, which is situated in a neighbourhood of Sion known as Guru Tegh Bahadur Nagar, named after the ninth of the ten Sikh Gurus. The college had invited His Holiness to give a ‘Silver Lecture’ on compassion.
December 12, 2018
Mumbai, India - There was warm sunshine and the skies overhead were blue as His Holiness the Dalai Lama drove to the University of Mumbai today. He had been invited to inaugurate an international conference on the concept of ‘maitri’ or ‘metta’, commonly translated as loving-kindness or friendliness.
December 10, 2018
New Delhi, India - Today, Human Rights Day and the 29th anniversary of His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s being awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, he started out by giving award-winning film and documentary maker Ramesh Sharma an interview. He began by asking what made Gandhi’s message so powerful.
December 8, 2018
New Delhi, India - This morning the sun shone in a hazy sky as His Holiness the Dalai Lama drove to Siri Fort, where he was to give the 1st Yuvraj Krishan Memorial Lecture. He was welcomed on arrival by Yuvraj Krishan’s daughter Giriraj Krishan Varma with her daughter.
December 7, 2018
New Delhi, India - St Stephen’s College is one of three founding colleges of the University of Delhi. It was first set up 137 years ago by Rev Samuel Scott Allnut and named after St Stephen who was adopted by the Anglican Church as the patron saint of Delhi after Christians were stoned to death in the 1857 turmoil.
December 5, 2018
I extend my greetings and prayers to my dear brothers and sisters, delegates to the 24th Conference of Parties (COP24) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change. I would sincerely like to thank all of you who have selflessly and tirelessly put effort into creating a better environment.