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The Dalai Lama

The Case for Love: An Equation for World Peace

Krystie Yandoli | Posted 12.17.2012 | College
Krystie Yandoli

The Dalai Lama explained to SU students that in order to achieve world peace on systemic levels we need to first find inner-peace within ourselves. Believe it or not, the little things matter.

Enthusiasm: The Fifth Law of Spirit

Judith Johnson | Posted 09.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Judith Johnson

Enthusiasm is beyond the emotions where every cell of your being is in alignment with what you are doing, you are filled with joy, and synchronicity is familiar territory in your life.

His Holiness The Dalai Lama Turns 77!

Posted 07.06.2012 | Fifty

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has become known as one of the most influential spiritual leaders in the world. Born in Takster in Northern Tibet as ...

What To Watch On TV This Week

Posted 07.03.2012 | TV

Thanks to the Fourth of July holiday, it's a fairly subdued week for primetime programming. But if you don't feel like splashing out on fireworks ...

Self-Compassion Expert Chris Germer on Lessons Learned From the Dalai Lama

Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W. | Posted 07.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Jean Fain, L.I.C.S.W., M.S.W.

Every now and then, you meet someone who changes your world. For me, that most recent someone is a remarkably wise and compassionate colleague, Christopher Germer.

What Questions Should Arianna Ask The Dalai Lama?

Gina Ryder | Posted 05.05.2012 | Religion

When the Dalai Lama learned he had been awarded the Templeton Prize, his response was to insist that he is nothing more than a simple Buddhist monk. T...

The Dalai Lama Comes to San Diego

Christine Schanes | Posted 06.20.2012 | Good News
Christine Schanes

His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet visited San Diego this week. A calm mind, he said, is the remedy for the loss of hope and a destroyer of fear, distrust and hate.

Paul's Power Play in Iowa -- But What's Next?

Bill Schneider | Posted 02.26.2012 | Politics
Bill Schneider

Ron Paul is likely to win the Iowa Republican caucuses next week. What can that possibly mean?

Buddhist Emptiness For Scientists, Engineers And Mathematicians

Bhagwan Chowdhry | Posted 01.22.2012 | Religion
Bhagwan Chowdhry

I will attempt to explain Buddhist ideas using a different language, a different vocabulary, a different methodology, that should be familiar to those who work with mathematical and statistical models.

PHOTOS: The Top 20 Legendary Post50 Men

The Huffington Post | Lucy Blodgett | Posted 11.13.2011 | Fifty

We brought you our picks for The Top 20 Legendary Females -- now it's time for those XY chromosomes! All candidates for the list actively participa...

WATCH LIVE: The Dalai Lama Speaks At D.C. 'Kalachakra For World Peace'

Posted 09.08.2011 | Religion

His Holiness the Dalai Lama is in Washington D.C. for the "Kalachakra for World Peace," from July 6-16, 2011. Tune in here for live video broadcasts o...

Dalai Lama Stepping Down As Tibetan Political Leader

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DHARMSALA, India -- The Dalai Lama says he will give up his political role in Tibet's government-in-exile, shifting that power to an elected represent...

Best and Worst Brands of the Week November 12-19: "The Break-Up Cure"

Alona Elkayam | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style
Alona Elkayam

My life this past week was about many things, but in particular: a break-up. That's why this column takes on the the Best Worst Brands for my 5-step break-up cure.

Forgiveness From the Inside Out

Marina Cantacuzino | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Marina Cantacuzino

A reader recently wrote in to say that only a couple of our stories are about people who have forgiven themselves. But it's not true. A great many of people, at some level, do include an element of self-forgiveness.

The Chicken and the Egg and the Dalai Lama

Tom Christopher | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Tom Christopher

The discovery of disease-bearing eggs should have come as no surprise. Violations uncovered at facilities aren't anomalies; These conditions are inherent in that style of egg production.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama: Role Model

Bhuchung K. Tsering | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Bhuchung K. Tsering

The new perspective of His Holiness as a role model is one that may be shared by Tibetans and non-Tibetans alike.

Dalai Lama Wrong on Religious Tolerance

Leah Anthony Libresco | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Leah Anthony Libresco

The Dalai Lama's recent editorial in The New York Times rebukes "radical atheists" and others for being intolerant of many religions. As disproof of...

Dalai Lama Tgets his own official Twitter page

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Technology


Why Tibet Matters So Much

Robert Thurman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Thurman

Against the feelings and warnings of many of his countrymen, the Dalai Lama wants Tibet to be a fully contributing part of China, achieving economic success and the genuine autonomy promised to them.

Losar: Celebrations Ceased in Defiance

Heidiminx | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact

While I was in Dharamsala last year, and with friends -- what I experienced was both a protest and a solidarity movement, it was Black Losar.

China Refuses To Discuss Tibet Independence

AP | GILLIAN WONG | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — China warned President Barack Obama on Tuesday not to meet the Dalai Lama, saying any such meeting would harm bilateral relations. An...

I Want The Brain Of A Monk!

Priscilla Warner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Priscilla Warner

While I've been experiencing hundreds of panic attacks, these men have been meditating so effectively that their pre-frontal brain lobes light up on CAT scans, plumped up like perfectly ripe peaches.

The Religious Decade: 2000 To 2010

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

The following 10 stories show the breadth of religious actors and events and how deeply they affected the last 10 years of American and world history.

Relaxation: The Art of Doing Nothing (VIDEO)

Tara Stiles | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Tara Stiles

tension is like a clogged drain, keeping what we don't need from dropping away, standing in the way of our potential. We need to dig out all the sludge.

A Meeting Of The Hearts: The Dalai Lama And The Thirteen Grandmothers

Alison Rose Levy | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Alison Rose Levy

Many indigenous cultures have foretold a time when humanity, our future, and the earth itself were at stake. In a typical fairy tale, and in our hopes and dreams, "a hero" would come forth to save us.