Category Archives: Spirituality

  • Existing education system does not guarantee a happy world: Dalai Lama

    The existing education system does not educate. It does not guarantee a happy world. Human compassion is the key to happiness. Although all religious traditions carry the same message. ...

  • Tibetan Yoga may improve chemotherapy-related fatigue

    Attending at least two Tibetan yoga sessions per week may improve chemotherapy-related fatigue among patients with breast cancer. ...

  • ‘Fusion of inspiration’

    If there is one idea that connects all of Buddhist thought, it is that of compassion. ...

  • Tibetan Buddhist leader blazes innovative trail

    The Karmapa spoke out on issues ranging from LGBT rights and improving status of women within Buddhism, to race relations and protecting the environment. ...

  • UN declares 21 June as ‘International Day of Yoga’

    The UN general assembly on Thursday adopted an India-led resolution declaring 21 June as 'International Day of Yoga', recognizing that "Yoga provides a holistic approach to health and well-being." ...

  • How I start my day: Dalai Lama

    I believe a good morning is the beginning of a good day. If we wake up in the morning and are happy, even if we face small irritants, we can cope with them. ...

  • Role of Science and Technology

    In a lecture theatre, before an audience of 600 teachers and students, Ms Sakurai told His Holiness that students at this 71 year old institution have a long established concern for the welfare of humanity. ...

  • Meaning Is healthier than happiness

    People who are happy but have little-to-no sense of meaning in their lives have the same gene expression patterns as people who are enduring chronic adversity. ...

  • Gender no bar

    There are various traditions and schools of thought in Buddhism with varying opinions on the topic of women's enlightenment. Some believe that women need to be reincarnated as men to gain Enlightenment. ...

  • Dalai Lama: “Respect all religions and also respect nonbelievers”

    We are all human beings and should be good to one another. ...