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Dalai Lama

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Dalai Lama

The name Dalai Lama is a combination of the Mongolian word dalai meaning "Ocean" and the Tibetan word? "la-ma" meaning "guru,teacher. This is the title that gets the leader of the Tibetan government in exile and spiritual leader of Lamaism and Buddhism Tibet before the Chinese invasion. The current 14th Dalai Lama is Tenzin Gyatso (July 6, 1935).

Tuesday Nov 6, 2018

Dalai Lama: Calm mind

Calm mind brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that is very important for good health.

Wednesday Oct 10, 2018

Dalai Lama: Don't worry

There is no benefit in worrying whatsoever.

Friday Aug 3, 2018

Dalai Lama: Everything springs from yourself

When you think everything is someone else's fault, you will suffer a lot.

When you realize that everything springs only from yourself, you will learn both peace and joy.

Friday Jul 20, 2018

Dalai Lama: One small positive thought

Just one small positive thought in the morning can change your whole day.

Tuesday May 22, 2018

Dalai Lama: The best relationship

The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.

Tuesday Apr 17, 2018

Dalai Lama: The greatest degree of inner tranquility

The greatest degree of inner tranquility comes from the development of love and compassion.

The more we care for the happiness of others, the greater is our own sense of well-being.

Friday Feb 23, 2018

Dalai Lama: Seeking fulfillment and happiness

People take different roads seeking fulfillment and happiness. Just because they’re not on your road doesn’t mean they’ve gotten lost.

Wednesday Jul 26, 2017

Dalai Lama: The true hero

The true hero is one who conquers his own anger and hatred.

Thursday Jul 20, 2017

Dalai Lama: Compassion

Compassion is by nature gentle, peaceful, and soft, but it is very powerful.

Thursday Jul 6, 2017

Dalai Lama: Sharing Earth

Because we all share this small planet Earth, we have to learn to live in harmony and peace with each other and with nature. That is not just a dream, but a necessity.

Tuesday Jun 13, 2017

Dalai Lama: Meaningful life

In order to lead a meaningful life,
you need to cherish others,
pay attention to human values
and try to cultivate inner peace.

Friday May 5, 2017

Dalai Lama: Be optimistic

Choose to be optimistic,
it feels better.

Friday Apr 28, 2017

Dalai Lama: Generosity

Giving material goods is one form of generosity, but one can extend an attitude of generosity into all one's behavior. Being kind, attentive, and honest in dealing with others, offering praise where it is due, giving comfort and advice where they are needed, and simply sharing one's time with someone - all these are forms of generosity, and they do not require any particular level of material wealth.

Tuesday Apr 4, 2017

Dalai Lama: True change

True change is within;
leave the outside as it is.

Tuesday Mar 28, 2017

Dalai Lama: Educating the youth

When educating the minds of our youth, we must not forget to educate their hearts.

Monday Feb 13, 2017

Dalai Lama: Learn something new

When you talk,
you are only repeating what you already know.

But if you listen,
you may learn something new.

Tuesday Jan 10, 2017

Dalai Lama: Calm

Calm brings inner strength and self-confidence, so that's very important for good health.

Monday Oct 31, 2016

Dalai Lama: Silence

Silence is sometimes the best answer.

Tuesday Jul 26, 2016

Dalai Lama: Love

Love is the absence of judgment.

Thursday Aug 6, 2015

Dalai Lama: How do you look at things?

Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open.

Tuesday Jul 28, 2015

Dalai Lama: Human affection

We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.

Thursday Jul 16, 2015

Dalai Lama: My religion

My religion is very simple.
My religion is kindness.

Monday Dec 29, 2014

Dalai Lama: Our own potential and self-confidence

With realization of one's own potential and self-confidence in one's ability, one can build a better world.

Friday Nov 14, 2014

Dalai Lama: Be kind

Be kind whenever possible.
It is always possible.

Friday Jul 4, 2014

Dalai Lama: Happiness

Happiness is not something ready made.
It comes from your own actions.

Friday May 23, 2014

Dalai Lama: Peace

We can never obtain peace in the outer world until we make peace with ourselves.

Friday Apr 25, 2014

Dalai Lama: Make it meaningful

Old friends pass away, new friends appear. It is just like the days. An old day passes, a new day arrives. The important thing is to make it meaningful: a meaningful friend - or a meaningful day.

Monday Feb 24, 2014

Dalai Lama: Ignorance and Peace

Where ignorance is our master, there is no possibility of real peace.

Tuesday Feb 11, 2014

Dalai Lama: Compassion

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.

Friday Jan 31, 2014

Dalai Lama: Your purpose in live

The important thing is that men should have a purpose in life. It should be something useful, something good.

Tuesday Jan 21, 2014

Dalai Lama: Our prime purpose in this life

Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.

Tuesday Nov 5, 2013

Dalai Lama: Self-awareness and compassion

We must each lead a way of life with self-awareness and compassion, to do as much as we can. Then, whatever happens we will have no regrets.

Tuesday Jul 16, 2013

Dalai Lama: No need for Temples

There is no need for temples, no need for complicated philosophies. My brain and my heart are my temples; my philosophy is kindness.