No One Likes The Dalai Lama Anymore

Here’s why governments around the world are unfriending the Tibetan leader.

Look at that face. You're suddenly a bit more serene, a bit more contented than you were a minute ago, aren't you? Maybe you're remembering the year — was it 2002? 2003? — when you gave every single one of your friends and family a copy of "The Art of Happiness" for Christmas. On the other hand, if you're the president, prime minister, or

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Dalai Lama: China ‘Great’ But Government ‘Harmful’

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Dalai Lama called China a “great nation” but criticized its governmental system as “harmful” during an address Friday at Washington’s National Cathedral The Buddhist spiritual leader said that Tibetans are willing to remain part of China, though with greater autonomy to preserve their culture and environment. President Barack Obama and congressional […]

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Dalai Lama called China a "great nation" but criticized its governmental system as "harmful" during an address Friday at Washington's National Cathedral The Buddhist spiritual leader said that Tibetans are willing to remain part of China, though with greater autonomy to preserve their culture and environment. President

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Obama Ignores China, Meets With Dalai Lama

Beijing said the meeting between the Tibetan leader and the U.S. president would ‘severely impair China-U.S. relations,’ but the White House did it anyway.

The Dalai Lama walks out of the White House in Washington, after meeting with President Barack Obama

Chinese authorities tried to thwart a Friday meeting of President Barack Obama and the Dalai Lama, the exiled Tibetan spiritual leader, according to a statement from China’s foreign ministry. However, the warning went unheeded by the White House, where the meeting was held to discuss concerns about China’s human rights practices. “We are deeply

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Obama Meeting With Dalai Lama Rankles China

Urging Obama to cancel the meeting, China’s government accused the president of letting the Dalai Lama use the White House as a podium to promote anti-Chinese activities.

The Dalai Lama walks out of the White House in Washington, after meeting with President Barack Obama

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is hosting the Dalai Lama at the White House over the stern objection of China, which warned the meeting would "inflict grave damages" on the U.S. relationship with the Asian powerhouse. Obama will greet the Tibetan spiritual leader and fellow Nobel laureate on Friday while the Dalai Lama is in the U.S.

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After Centuries Of Men, Will The Next Dalai Lama Be A Woman?

Tibetan Buddhist leader says the choice of a woman as the next Dalai Lama is entirely possible.

Tibetan Buddhism's supreme leader, the Dalai Lama, has that he believes a female Dalai Lama was entirely possible, although all previous holders of the title have been male. "If the circumstances are such that a female Dalai Lama is more useful, then automatically a female Dalai Lama will come," he said in a press conference in Sydney,

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Altruism In The Wake Of Human Destruction: A Message Of Hope

In the aftermath of the Boston Bombing tragedy, examples of human altruism that emerged perhaps showcase the best of humanity, and a glimmer of hope.

“Real love is not based on attachment, but on altruism." The Dalai Lama stated this recently at a talk he gave at the Taj Mahal in Delhi. “Thus, the practice of compassion and wisdom is useful to all, especially to those responsible for running national affairs, in whose hands lie the power and opportunity to create the structure of world

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