Entries tagged with “Dalai Lama”

Awakening to the Kalachakra

How easy it is to completely miss the inner wisdom of our ancient wisdom traditions.

Breathing in the Evil and Releasing the Good

An Excerpt from Make Me One with Everything

Cultivate an Open Heart

"This can make a real difference in our lives."

Emotional Hygiene

An Interview with Daniel Goleman

Peace & Harmony vs. Reality

I'm in India as part of a Peace & Harmony conference in honor of the 150th anniversary of Swami Vivekananda's birth. His Holiness the Dalai Lama and I both spoke to the gathering o…

The Politics of Loving Kindness

I remember the day I awakened to the idea that yoga was inherently political. I was sitting in a class when one of my teachers said that yoga is inherently political because the pr…

The Secret of Happiness (It's Not What You Think)

An excerpt from Daniel Goleman's new book, A Force for Good: The Dalai Lama's Vision for Our World.

The Wisdom of Compassion

Stories of Remarkable Encounters and Timeless InsightsBy His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Victor ChanRiverhead BooksIt's well known that the Dalai Lama loves to laugh. His join…

Wise Selfishness Rather than Foolish Selfishness

A conversation with the Dalai Lama and Desmond Tutu on the realization that nothing beautiful comes without some suffering.

Your Assignment: Whose Soul?

Meditate on the most difficult spiritual question of our time.