BBC - Lãnh đạo tinh thần Tây Tạng lưu vong, Đức Dalai Lama, đến khách sạn Park Hyatt ở Washington D.C., hôm 17/2 và theo dự trù gặp Tổng thống Mỹ, ông Barack Obama, tại Nhà Trắng hôm nay.
MSNBC - Lama: Obama has "genuine concern" for Tibet:
Feb 18: The Dalai Lama says he asked President Obama to "incorporate more female" leadership in the White House, promote religious harmony and to support the Tibetan cause! Click to play the video!
Dalai Lama, Obama to meet amid controversy:
Russia Today (RT) - US President Barack Obama met with the Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama at the White House today, despite Chinas threats to the US if it did not cancel the meeting. Was the meeting worth it? Will China retaliate? According to Webster Tarpley, this is a monumental affront to china.
Obama welcomes the Dalai Lama:
Russia Today (RT) - United States President Barack Obama welcomed the Dalai Lama to the White House today, despite repeated objections from China. This meeting has put a strain on the two nations relationship, one that is already strained. Ray Lotta says both nations rely heavy on each other, the United States relies on the China for cheap labor, China relies on the US for inflows of foreign capital.
The Dalai Lama Interview:
His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama: Peace Through Compassion:
UC Berkeley -
His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama: Ethics for Our Time:
UC Television - In this talk His Holiness turns to one of his favorite themes: the importance of compassion. Far from being a uniquely Buddhist concern, the Dalai Lama explains why caring for others can be the basis for a rich and rewarding life for all people. Whether one is a Buddhist or not, whether one is religious or not, a concern for the welfare of others is just good common sense. Compassion changes egotism into empathy, and transforms fear into freedom. It is the basis for both personal and communal peace.
Why the Dalai Lama Matters:
UC Television - Authors Robert Thurman and Pico Iyer reflect on the Dalai Lama's ideas and work as a religious leader, politician, scientist, and philosopher.