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Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-08-09 14:04

What if we could train traits that are fundamental to a child's capacity to learn and even to succeed in life? Ingrid Wickelgren and Kim Schonert-Reichl on On Point with NPR talk about the importance of social and emotional learning.  more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-07-19 10:16

Human evolution studies need to consider both kindly ape and violent chimp, researchers say.Vancouver Sun, June 14, 2012 more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-07-09 09:25

A 70-year-old former nun is using grandmotherly love to transform some of Ecuador's toughest streets. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-07-06 07:12

Today is not only the 77th birthday of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, but, for the first time, an international day to celebrate and promote compassion. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-07-05 08:45

Sgt. Jose Libardo Forero, who was freed by FARC rebels in April, says Josefo, a little wild pig he kept as a pet, helped keep him sane during his jungle ordeal.LA Times - May 22, 2012 more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-07-03 09:01

Bestselling author, political adviser and social and ethical prophet Jeremy Rifkin investigates the evolution of empathy and the profound ways that it has shaped our development and our society. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2012-05-25 08:40

His Holiness the Dalai Lama sat down with Arianna Huffington at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London to celebrate his Templeton Prize, and discuss the importance of a productive conversation between spirituality and science. more