July 8, 2020
Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India - When His Holiness the Dalai Lama saw the faces of an array of police officers and staff of the Metropolitan Police on the screens before him this morning, he waved and greeted them warmly, “Hello, hello, hello”.
July 7, 2020
Dear Brothers and Sisters, I would like to thank you all for your greetings on the occasion of my 85th birthday, as well as those who took part in celebrating the day in many parts of the world. I am touched by your affection. I am in good health and look forward to live long to continue being of some service to humanity.
July 5, 2020
Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India - A group of friends gathered in Taiwan this morning to celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 85th birthday tomorrow. He conceded to their request that he give a short teaching to mark the occasion. Representatives of the Taiwanese hosts were still introducing the event in Chinese when His Holiness first entered the room.
June 26, 2020
Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP - This morning His Holiness the Dalai Lama took part in a ‘webinar’ organized by Amity University. When he entered the sitting room at his residence, he smiled, folded his hands in greeting and silently sat down. Vice-chancellor of Amity University, Gurgaon, Prof PB Sharma greeted him and set the scene.
June 20, 2020
Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India - This morning His Holiness the Dalai Lama took part in a Mind & Life Conversation from his residence by means of video conferencing. Joining him were: Richie Davidson, Carolyn Jacobs, Thupten Jinpa, and Susan Bauer-Wu, all longstanding members of the Mind & Life Institute.
June 17, 2020
Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India - This morning, His Holiness the Dalai Lama was invited to take part in the Jaipur Literature Festival’s Brave New World project, joining his old friend Pico Iyer in conversation over the internet. When he walked into the room at his residence, His Holiness was visibly pleased to see Pico’s face on the monitor before him.
June 7, 2020
Thekchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India - When His Holiness the Dalai Lama entered the sitting room at his residence this morning, he folded his hands together and smiled in greeting at the array of young faces on the screens before him.The moderator, Ms. Weenee Ng of the Tibetan Buddhist Centre Singapore, welcomed him.