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Although he describes himself as "a simple Buddhist monk," the Dalai Lama has inspired millions of people around the world with his teachings on compassion, peace, and religious harmony. As Tibet's leader-in-exile and an international spiritual leader, he has worked for human rights and peace throughout the world and was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.

These Dharma Talks capture the Dalai Lama's personality and presence and represent some of his most valued teachings. Click on the links below.



Old age is part of life
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A realistic approach for an interdependent world
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The right to a happy life
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Too much 'me me me'
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"How to develop self-confidence"
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Dharma Talks With the Dalai Lama



Affection and compassion for a happy life
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"The foundation of peace is compassion"
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"Parents have a special role"
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"The spirit of dialogue"
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"Religion is not necessary for happiness"
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"The whole world is one body"
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"Religious harmony is essential"
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"The concept of war is outdated"
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Read a transcript of these talks.

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