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Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2011-11-18 14:49

 Upstairs, downstairs. Communication between these parts of the brain is what leads to a child's healthy mind, according to Dr. Dan Siegel, who spoke at the November 16 Speakers Series event "Parenting for the 21st Century: Building the Neural Circuits for Resilience and Kindness". more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2011-11-01 10:42

Groups are invited to form book clubs to read and discuss Karen Armstrong’s best-selling book “Twelve Steps to a Compassionate Life,” and register their interest in attending a keynote lecture during her visit to Simon Fraser University’s Centre for Dialogue in March 2012. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2011-10-20 10:34

Last Wednesday night, a sold out audience at SFU's Djavad Mowafaghian Cinema were treated to an evening of wisdom and music at Perseverance: Leadership in Turbulent Times. Renowned author and speaker Meg Wheatley came to Vancouver to give hope to those who are struggling through these tough to "keep their head above water". more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2011-10-16 16:45

This Saturday, people from across the Lower Mainland will be coming together to celebrate compassionate children and caring communities.  more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2011-09-29 11:20

Interested in leadership? Margaret Wheatley will be speaking on Perseverance: Leadership in Turbulent Times Oct 19-20. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2011-09-25 13:59

Last month, Sir Ken Robinson returned to Vancouver for Educating the Heart and Mind. It was an opportunity for Sir Ken to share some of the insights from his many years working towards a revolution in education. more

Posted by Dalai Lama Center on 2011-09-22 14:34

In this inspiring talk from the NextGen:Charity conference, Sasha Dichter of the Acumen Fund shares the results of his month-long "Generosity Experiment" where he said "Yes" to every request for help. more