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.

On February 2, Dr Mark Greenberg joined the Dalai Lama Center for a special Speakers Series event, "Developing Mindfulness in Families, Schools and Youth". The evening brought Mark together with his wife Christa Turksma and local educator Dr Kimberly Schonert-Reichl to talk about how mindful training can play an important role in youth development. more

Schools measure outcomes that they care about. Mary Gordon believes we only measure what we treasure, and unfortunately children’s social and emotional literacy have not made the agenda for most education systems. more

The Dalai Lama on the idea of wise selfish:“Helping others does not mean we do this at our own expense. want happiness. How to do this? By cultivating compassion, by cultivating altruism. When they care for others, they themselves are the first to benefit—they are first to get maximum happiness. That’s real wisdom.” more

On Thursday, March 11, the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education will be hosting one of the most influential psychologists of the 20th century for a special Speaker Series event. more

Sunday, September 27, 2009, 9:00am - Tuesday, September 29, 2009, 5:00pm

Nobel Laureates in DialogueSummit OverviewThe Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education was honoured to host His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Vancouver, September 27-29, 2009 for the Vancouver Peace Summit: Nobel Laureates in Dialogue. more

This is an archive event notice. No additional information is available at this time. more

Marc Brackett is Deputy Director of Yale University’s Health, Emotion, and Behavior Laboratory, and Fellow and Head of the Emotional Intelligence Unit at the Edward Zigler Center in Child Development and Social Policy. His programs and research reach across the globe with special emphasis on the U.S., England, Spain, China, Japan, and Canada. more

Co-sponsored by the Vancouver Board of Trade.This is an archive event notice. No additional information is available at this time. more

The trend toward contemplative education more