Dalai Lama

How Canada Has Maintained a Strong, Principled Voice in China

Paul Hong | Posted 11.09.2014 | Canada Politics
Paul Hong

China continues to want to do more business with Canada. However, given that many Canadians have serious misgivings about China and the communist party, various media outlets have reported that despite Chinese offers to negotiate a free trade agreement, Canada has yet to agree to such measures.

Dalai Lama Meets Students, Celebs During Vancouver Visit

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 10.22.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Lululemon announced a new partnership with the Dalai Lama Centre for Peace and Education in Vancouver to coincide with the spiritual leader's visit to...

Canada's Special Relationship With the Dalai Lama

Paul Hong | Posted 10.14.2014 | Canada Politics
Paul Hong

Despite these negative views on the Dalai Lama coming from a more assertive China (now reportedly the world's largest economy and our second largest trading partner) Canada has provided considerable support to the Dalai Lama and issues of concern to him.

Inspiration From the Dalai Lama

Paula Pyne | Posted 05.05.2014 | Canada Impact
Paula Pyne

It was an extraordinary day...far from "just another talk." It was a meeting of minds from the communities of spirituality, science and business, blessed with the openness and wisdom of His Holiness the Dalai Lama. Here are a few pieces of inspiration that stood out for me.

Do the Good Guys Ever Really Win?

Taslim Jaffer | Posted 01.23.2014 | Canada Impact
Taslim Jaffer

Public shaming has become a widespread disease across the web, infecting comment boxes, blog posts, Facebook statuses and tweets. People are not just ...

Change Maker: Victor Chan's Voyage Of Compassion With The Dalai Lama

Craig and Marc Kielburger | Posted 06.25.2013 | Canada Impact
Craig and Marc Kielburger

If there is one person in this world we truly envy, it's Victor Chan. For more than 40 years, Chan has had the incredible opportunity to accompany one of our heroes--His Holiness the Dalai Lama--on his world travels. In a new book, Chan shares stories about the Dalai Lama's encounters with world leaders, children living in poverty, activists, and scientists, among others.

What the Akashic Records Can Teach You

Beverley Golden | Posted 10.04.2012 | Canada Living
Beverley Golden

The Akashic Records are, simply put, the knowledge of all things. Akasha is the Sanskrit word for sky, space or aether. They are defined as the primordial source energy that is imprinted by each soul as it travels on its journey from inception to the present moment. I'm definitely a believer, are you?

Dalai Lama Hints At Support For Quebec's Independence

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.30.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Tibetan spiritual leader who is considered a dangerous separatist by the Chinese government in Beijing — but an honorary citizen in Can...

A Balancing Act

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 06.28.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Dalai Lama is praising Prime Minister Stephen Harper for balancing Canadian values such as human rights with the need to further economic...

The Dalai Lama (And Richard Gere) In Ottawa

CBC | Posted 06.28.2012 | Canada

The exiled spiritual leader of Tibet says he thanked Prime Minister Stephen Harper for "standing firm" and having the "courage" to meet h...

Harper's Risky Meeting

CP | Mike Blanchfield, The Canadian Press | Posted 06.27.2012 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - The Harper government firmly aligned itself Friday with one of China's sworn enemies — the Dalai Lama, who thanked the world for its suppor...

Enlightenment on the Keystone Pipeline

Gillian McEachern | Posted 11.15.2011 | Canada
Gillian McEachern

It is Canada's failure to look at the full impacts of new tar sands projects -- global warming pollution, toxic waste, impacts on communities living downstream -- and failure to put limits on those impacts that, in part, drives the controversy in the U.S., Europe and elsewhere.

Dalai Lama to Extremists: "Your Enemy is Your Best Teacher"

Peter Worthington | Posted 11.08.2011 | Canada
Peter Worthington

It was probably no surprise to the Dalai Lama that his participation at the Second Global Conference on World's Religions, organized by Montreal's McGill University, caused unease among some. By following a path of gentle, persistent, non-violent resistance the Dalai Lama drives Beijing nuts.

9 Nobel Winners Ask Obama To Nix Keystone Pipeline

CP | Bob Weber, The Canadian Press | Posted 11.07.2011 | Canada Politics

Nine winners of the Nobel Peace Prize, including Archbishop Desmond Tutu and the Dalai Lama, have written a letter to U.S. President Barack Obama aski...