Past events

The Dalai Lama Center is pleased to host information regarding occasional third party events which are in keeping with the mission and values of the Center. Click here to add your event.

Wednesday, November 12, 2014 - Tuesday, December 16, 2014

We invite you to take the Heart-Mind Challenge. A 5-week exercise dedicated to each of the five positive human qualities that make up Heart-Mind Well-being. more

Monday, November 3, 2014, 7:00pm - 9:00pm
The Children's Foundation

Volunteer Opportunities with Mom2MomInformation Session more

Tuesday, October 21, 2014, 1:30pm - 3:30pm
Vancouver Convention Centre (East)

   OCTOBER 21Heart-Mind SummitVancouver Convention Centre (East) 1:30 - 3:30 pm At the Heart-Mind Summit, the Dalai Lama will inspire us to Be The Village to expand a focus on heart-mind well being in children and youth in British Columbia. more

Tuesday, July 15, 2014, 9:00am - Friday, July 18, 2014, 4:30pm
Centre for Peace, 1825 West 16th Ave, Vancouver, BC
Vancouver, BC

MBAT 2014 Summer Institute                                                                                                                          &nbs more

Thursday, June 26, 2014, 7:00pm - Sunday, June 29, 2014, 1:00pm
Vancouver & Sts’ailes First Nation (Fraser Valley)
Thursday, May 8, 2014 - Saturday, May 10, 2014
Old Auditorium, UBC
Vancouver, BC

 Heart-Mind 2014 brought together scientists, educators, parents, out-of-school care providers, health and wellness professionals, recreation and community leaders - and all those who want to help children flourish. more

Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 7:00pm - Thursday, February 27, 2014, 5:00pm
SFU Woodwards, 149 West Hastings Street
Vancouver, BC

Empathy and compassion cannot be taught formally, but develop spontaneously in a child whose need for connection and contact are properly met. Explore the challenging topic of emotion, in both our children and ourselves with two leaders in childhood development. more

Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
Surrey Arts Centre - Main Stage, 13570- 88 Avenue


Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 9:00am - Sunday, July 28, 2013, 4:45pm
Westin Bayshore Hotel
Vancouver, BC

A powerful and enriching conference for everyone trying their best in raising, educating, or counseling children and youth, wishing they had more guidance, wishing they knew more about what the research says. Hear about the latest advances in neuroscience, medicine, and developmental science from the remarkable scientists who made the discoveries,  presented with clarity & enthusiasm in ways parents and the general public can understand, see the immediate relevance of, and use.  more

Thursday, May 9, 2013 - Saturday, May 11, 2013
University of British Columbia
Vancouver, BC

    Heart-Mind 2013 brings together some of the leading minds in child development and contemplative practice - from scientific researchers to practitioners - to address the Dalai Lama's question, "How can we educate the hearts of children?" more