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Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-04-15 12:00

With over 600 dead and over 300 missing, the earthquake in the the Yushu region of China was the nation's most devastating in over two years. Yesterday, His Holiness released this statement offering his condolences to the victims and their families. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-04-12 08:33

This is the third part of a four-part series with the Dalai Lama Center's founding director Victor Chan. He looks back at the 2009 Vancouver Peace Summit, a global event that brought five Nobel Laureates and many more world-renowned thinkers and leaders in social transformation to Vancouver to talk about creating a more compassionate, peaceful world. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-04-07 10:23

12-year-old Adora Svitak claims that being childish is nothing to sneeze at. After all, she says, kids dream big and dwell less on the limits and more on the possibilities of what they can do.  more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-04-06 08:46

This is the second part of a four-part series with the Dalai Lama Center's founding director Victor Chan. He looks back at the 2009 Vancouver Peace Summit, a global event that brought five Nobel Laureates and many more world-renowned thinkers and leaders in social transformation to Vancouver to talk about creating a more compassionate, peaceful world. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-03-29 09:48

This is the first part of a four-part series with the Dalai Lama Center's founding director Victor Chan. He looks back at the 2009 Vancouver Peace Summit, a global event that brought five Nobel Laureates and many more world-renowned thinkers and leaders in social transformation to Vancouver to talk about creating a more compassionate, peaceful world. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-03-17 12:18

Sir Ken Robinson, author of The Element and speaker at the 2009 Vancouver Peace Summit, has always been a proponent for changes to the way we teach young children. Watch here as he describes why standardised methods of education are not suitable for effective learning. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-03-12 13:14

Jody Williams returns to Vancouver on March 19. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-03-08 13:09

For Dr Paul Ekman, his upcoming Speaker Series talk in Vancouver on “Darwin, the Dalai Lama and the nature of compassion” is not only an opportunity for the audience to learn from the world renowned psychologist, but also a chance for him to learn from them. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2010-03-03 11:25

Below is a message from Janice Levine and Dr Robert Kalyesubula. These two have undertaken an incredible mission to deliver medical supplies to a clinic in Uganda that so desperately needs them. They are half-way through this mission and they need a little help taking it to the next step.Dear C4C friends, more