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Next Dalai Lama must be chosen within China; India should not intervene: Chinese authorities

"The Dalai Lama's reincarnation is not decided by his personal wish or by some group of people living in other countries," Wang Neng Sheng, an official in the rank of vice minister in Tibet, told a small group of Indian journalists in Lhasa.

Nepal govt says no to Dalai Lama birthday

Sources in Nepal’s Home Ministry said the government has denied permission to the office of the Dalai Lama in Kathmandu, asking them not to celebrate the spiritual leader’s birthday — he was born July 6, 1935.


Dalai Lama says sorry for his 'successor should be attractive' remark

“His Holiness genuinely meant no offence. He is deeply sorry that people have been hurt by what he said and offers his sincere apologies,” a statement issued by the Dalai Lama's office here said.

Dalai Lama's remark that a female successor 'should be more attractive' irks many

The Dalai Lama made a similar comment in 2015 and stood by it in a recent interview. However, many social media users were upset by the comment.

Compassionate heart is the key to a meaningful life, says Dalai Lama in this inspiring video

To handle all problems in life, it is important to have a compassionate heart believes The Dalai Lama.

Dalai Lama hospitalised with lung infection

Confirming the development, Superintendent of Police, Kangra, Santosh Patial, said, “There was some medical issue with his holiness Dalai Lama, for which he went to New Delhi. He was not airlifted. He took the regular morning flight, today. There is nothing to panic".


Existing education system does not guarantee a happy world: Dalai Lama

The framework and curriculum will be made globally available for free in twelve languages on a learning platform.

Dalai Lama lauds PM Jacinda Ardern for compassionately handling aftermath of NZ terror attack

Responding to a question at a press conference here, he also said New Zealand serves as a "living example" for others as to how to respond with calmness and compassion in the wake of such incidents.

Too much centralisation of power in China is not good: Dalai Lama

The Dalai Lama said each person needed freedom for his creative pursuits. The Tibetan religious guru arrived in Bodhgaya on Sunday for his three-week to deliver sermons and take part in the scheduled year-end puja.

Vegetarianism is important, credit India for it, says Dalai Lama

In his hour-long speech, he said that the difference between “we” and “they” in the world creates killing and violence.

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Dalai Lama celebrates 84th birthday: Inspirational quotes of the spiritual leader

He was formally recognised as the 14th Dalai Lama near the town of Bumchen in 1939.

10 Dalai Lama quotes that will help you survive the week

Life, as many would agree, is riddled with opportunities and obstacles. There are both good and bad days. Keeping this is mind, we bring to you 10 inspirational and motivational quotes by Dalai Lama.


Dalai Lama loves pulling beards! From Ramdev Baba to Russell Brand, here's proof

It seems it isn't the first time that Dalai Lama tugged at Ramdev Baba’s beard! In fact, a quick search on the World Wide Web shows that he's got a thing for long beards. If he sees them - no matter on whom - he needs to tug at them. In fact, an Imgur user, among others, even made a whole collection, and then we scouted around for some more. Take a look!

PM Modi meets Sharif in Ufa; Dalai Lama's birthday and monsoon in Delhi

Narendra Modi accepts Nawaz Sharif's invitation to visit Pakistan for SAARC summit in 2016; a three day celebration of Dalai Lama's 80th birthday; monsoon arrives in Delhi.

Dalai Lama meets Buddhist monks for dialogue on Vinaya

Sri Lankan and Nalanda monks met on Tuesday for a dialogue on Vinaya.


Suresh Prabhu, Piyush Goel, Dalai Lama attend World Hindu Congress

Tibetan Spiritual Leader the Dalai Lama, RSS Chief Mohan Bhagwat and VHP leader Ashok Singhal at the inauguration of World Hindu Congress 2014 in New Delhi.

Today in Pics: Narendra Modi meets President of Myanmar U Thein Sein

Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrives at Presidential Palace for a meeting with President of Myanmar, U Thein Sein in Myanmar on November 11.

Dalai Lama meets Manmohan Singh

Tibetan Spiritual leader, Dalai Lama met former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh at his residence in New Delhi.

Dalai Lama speaks on love, laughing and dying in Mumbai

Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama delivers a lecture on “Living, Loving, Laughing and Dying”.