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His Holiness the Dalai Lama joining Ann Curry and Lady Gaga for a Facebook Live interview before the United States Conference of Mayors in Indianapolis, IN, USA on June 26, 2016. (Photo by Jeremy Russell/OHHDL)
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That was a great interview done by lady Gaga.

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There will be a live webcast of His Holiness the Dalai Lama's talk on "Compassion as the Pillar of World Peace" from the Indiana Farmers Coliseum in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA on June 25, 2016 starting at 12:30pm Eastern Daylight Time (EDT=GMT-4.00). The live webcast can be viewed at https://livestream.com/DalaiLamaEnglish/pillar.

Photo of His Holiness greeting the audience on his arrival on stage at the University of Colorado's Coors Event Center in Boulder, Colorado on June 23, 2016. (Photo by Glenn Asakawa/CUBoulder)
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama waving to the audience at the end of his talk on "Compassion and Universal Responsibility" at the University of Utah's Huntsman Center in Salt Lake City, Utah on June 21, 2016. (Photo/Jeremy Russell/OHHDL) The program can be viewed at https://youtu.be/EAJWg1NVe0I
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“Why I’m hopeful about the world’s future” - His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s opinion for the Washington Post on June 13th. http://wapo.st/1PYu1gP
We have seen many ordinary people across the world displaying great compassion.
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I sincerly hope so.
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If we start now and make the effort, we can make the world a more peaceful place. We have to try. The human population is growing and climate change is having its effect. Violence breaks out because our destructive emotions run out of control. Human rights violations, for example, are related to anger and a lack of respect. We can counter these tendencies by cultivating warm-heartedness and concern for others.
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That's a powerful message.
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama talks about the importance of optimism at the end of a two day interactive dialogue with United States Institute of Peace Youth Leaders at his residence in Dharamsala, HP, India on May 4, 2016. The entire program can be viewed at http://bit.ly/1WNYe45.
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A young Tibetan girl offering His Holiness the Dalai Lama a traditional welcome on his arrival at the Indiana Buddhist Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA on June 24, 2016. (Photo by Jeremy Russell/OHHDL)
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama reaching out to well-wishers who gathered to welcome him to Boulder, Colorado, USA on June 22, 2016. (Photo by Jeremy Russell/OHHDL)
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President Barack Obama greets His Holiness the Dalai Lama at the entrance of the Map Room of the White House on June 15, 2016. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)
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His Holiness the Dalai Lama receiving traditional Indian offerings on his arrival at the Main Tibetan Temple at the start of a three day teaching for Indian Buddhists in Dharamsala, HP, India on June 7, 2016. (Photo by Tenzin Choejor/OHHDL)
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Knowledge of mind and emotions should be taught in schools. On the basis of that understanding we can become healthy, happy individuals, families, communities and societies. But if the mind is not disciplined, mere knowledge will not be of much help. We need to use our intelligence to extend our basic compassionate nature, which gives rise to trust, the very basis of friendship—as human beings that’s we all need.
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I agree HH Dalai Lama. School could to teach us be happy. Some countries have made that experience. But human being walk slowly.
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Small children are very pure and open. They have no prejudices or preconceptions. They aren’t bothered by the secondary differences of color, faith, nationality, wealth or education that seem to pre-occupy adults. We would be better to be like them and one remedy is to remember that we are all the same as human beings.
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Three Main Commitments of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Firstly, on the level of a human being, His Holiness’ first commitment is the promotion of human values such as compassion, forgiveness, tolerance, contentment and self-discipline. All human beings are the same. We all want happiness and do not want suffering. Even people who do not believe in religion recognize the importance of these human values in making their life happier. His Holiness refers to these human values as secular ethics. He remains committed to talk about the importance of these human values and shares them with everyone he meets.

Secondly, on the level of a religious practitioner, His Holiness’ second commitment is the promotion of religious harmony and understanding among the world’s major religious traditions. Despite philosophical differences, all major world religions have the same potential to create good human beings. It is therefore important for all religious traditions to respect one another and recognize the value of each other’s respective traditions. As far as one truth, one religion is concerned, this is relevant on an individual level. However, for the community at large, several truths, several religions are necessary.

Thirdly, His Holiness is a Tibetan and carries the name of the ‘Dalai Lama’. Tibetans place their trust in him. Therefore, his third commitment is to the Tibetan issue. His Holiness’ has a responsibility to act as the free spokesperson of the Tibetans in their struggle for justice. As far as this third commitment is concerned, it will cease to exist once a mutually beneficial solution is reached between the Tibetans and Chinese.

However, His Holiness will carry on with the first two commitments till his last breath.
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