Tag Archives: Spirituality

  • Purpose of life

    The purpose of life is to be happy. Right from birth, every human being wants happiness. Neither social conditioning, education nor our particular faith affects this. We simply desire contentment. ...

  • Dalai Lama marks 85th birthday with album of mantras

    The Dalai Lama made a bid for music chart stardom on Monday, his 85th birthday, with the release of an album of mantras and teachings. On making of the album, he has said, "The very purpose of my life is to serve as much as I can.” ...

  • Tsering Namgyal COVID-19: A Moment of Awakening for the World

    It is unfortunate that it would take a disease as powerful as COVID-19 to hammer home the message and to teach us how to be human again. ...

  • NS Venkataraman What mindset to overcome carona fear?

    In this difficult situation, the Hindu philosophy has an answer and shows the way, asking people to reconcile themselves to the pre-destined situation. ...

  • 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. ...

  • On a journey of self-discovery: Norbu Dhondup in Southeast Asia

    Taking time off from his regular life in Toronto, Norbu Dhondup headed to southeast Asia on a spiritual journey. ...

  • Tibetan religious ritual: The water offering

    The water offering or Yongchap is conducted in the early morning as a token of our selfless devotion to the deities and our gurus. ...

  • Still young at 81, it’s to do with peace of mind, says Dalai Lama

    Turning 81 on 6 July is no age bar for Dalai Lama to campaign for global peace, happiness and, of course, saving our small blue planet from the effects of climate change. ...

  • Dalai Lama says you cannot eliminate all those who disagree

    Amid ongoing debate over intolerance, Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama today called for respecting dissent and said secularism denoted respect for all religious beliefs and all the non-believers. ...

  • Present education system inadequate to improve internal qualities of humans, Dalai Lama says

    People must develop constructive emotions and not destructive ones as the basic nature of human beings is based on compassion, said Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama on Monday. ...