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Philadelphia Honors The Dalai Lama With A ‘Day Of Kindness’

Author: Antonia Blumberg Associate Religion Editor, The Huffington Post (Source) The Dalai Lama is often quoted as saying, “My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.” So when people in Philadelphia learned earlier this year that the locally based National Constitutional Center would be awarding its Liberty Medal to the Buddhist leader this …

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama to receive the Liberty Medal

The 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet to be Honored on October 26 in Philadelphia  (Source) PHILADELPHIA (June 17, 2015) – The National Constitution Center has announced His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet will receive the 2015 Liberty Medal in recognition of his advocacy for human rights worldwide. His …

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Election Related Announcement From the Office of Tibet

October 20, 2015: The Office of Tibet would like to thank everyone who participated in the Tibetan primary elections for the Sikyong and the two North American Chitue seats on October 18, 2015. The elections went off smoothly, turnout appears to be strong, and the sealed ballots are now beginning …

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Capital Area Tibetan Association Congratulates Sikyong

Source dctibetan.com October 15, 2015 Capital Area Tibetan Association congratulates Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay for the prestigious Presidential Medal, the highest honor awarded by Salisbury University to an individual for leadership and forward thinking. CATA members attended the award perentation at the University, located a few hours from the Capital area, and board …

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DALAI LAMA INTERVIEW: “I AM A REFUGEE”

The Dalai Lama sits down with The Big Issue to talk about the Syrian crisis, reinventing communism and the science of smiles. Fleeing war and bloodshed, the desperation of thousands of refugees seeking protection in Europe haunts us daily. As one nation after another pulls down shutters on its borders, …

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Salisbury University to Bestow Presidential Medal on Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay

Event Information: Click Here DHARAMSHALA: Sikyong Dr. Lobsang Sangay, the democratically elected political leader of the Tibetan people, will be bestowed the prestigious Presidential Medal by Salisbury University on 13 October. The Presidential Medal is the highest honor that the University bestows on an individual for community leadership and forward …

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His Holiness the Dalai Lama cancels October U.S. Visit

September 25th 2015 His Holiness the Dalai Lama is in the United States for a medical check-up. The doctors have advised His Holiness to rest for the next several weeks. As a result, His Holiness’ planned October U.S. visit has been cancelled. We deeply regret the inconvenience caused by this …

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Thank you to our Summer Interns

Tenzing Wangmo from New York City and Letitia Chai from Seoul, South Korea spent two months here at the Office of Tibet. They are both attending Cornell University in Ithaca, New York. Aside from the general administrative duties they also had the chance to participate and assist with His Holiness …

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