Media Releases

Sunday, December 6, 2009

On December 6, 2009, The Dalai Lama Center for Peace & Education, a not-for-profit, non-religious foundation co-founded by the Dalai Lama, launched a special project to help thousands of people in Uganda receive necessary medical equipment. more

Wednesday, September 23, 2009

On September 27 & 29, 2009, His Holiness the Dalai Lama is participating in a global peace summit that will bring five Nobel Laureates and many more world-renowned thinkers to Vancouver to talk about the role of education in creating a more compassionate, peaceful world. The event will be broadcast online for a global audience. more

Wednesday, September 6, 2006

Mayor Sam Sullivan and the trustees from the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education welcomed his Holiness to Vancouver today for the official inauguration of the Center and the beginning of a se more

Wednesday, August 16, 2006

The Dalai Lama Comes to Vancouver for the Vancouver Dialogues 2006 A select group of local high school students will kick off the school year on Sept. 8, 2006 by meeting His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama, the internationally renowned advocate of peace, tolerance, mutual respect and universal responsibility. more

Monday, June 19, 2006

The Dalai Lama will visit Vancouver from September 8–10, 2006 to host the Vancouver Dialogues 2006 -- the first in a regular series of dialogues sponsored by the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Edu more

Wednesday, May 17, 2006

The Dalai Lama will visit Vancouver from September 8 to 10, 2006 to inaugurate the Dalai Lama Center for Peace and Education. The Center, scheduled for completion in 2009, will be a non-political, non-religious cultural institution that is aligned with the Dalai Lama's belief that each person should "develop the heart and work for peace within yourself and the world". The Center will act as a beacon for "educating the heart" through dialogue, education and research. more

Join us for "The Art and Science of Calm" featuring the latest science and practice related to cultivating calm and balance in our lives – at home, school and in our community. In this one-day experiential conference, presenters will explore evidence informed ways to support children and youth in a fast-paced world, and share practical strategies that fit into our daily routines to reduce stress and promote well-being.Participants will experience the calming effects of mindfulness, nature, music, Indigenous knowledge, human connection, and more, while connecting with like-minded and like-hearted people. Learn, laugh, and be calm! more