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Dalai Lama

Tenzin Gyatso (born July 6, 1935) is the 14th and current Dalai Lama. He is a practicing member of the Gelug School of Tibetan Buddhism and is influential as a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate and as the world’s most famous Buddhist monk. He is also the leader of the exiled Tibetan government in India.

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What Is Happiness? Happiness, nirvana, or moksha is freedom from suffering, from negative emotion, from the serfdom of ignorance. This is the concept of Dharma,... Comments
Cherish Others Someone who has no knowledge at all about the Buddha’s teachings might be full of disturbing emotions, but he might feel that these are just the... Comments
Create Compassion In order to generate a strong sense of affection and closeness to all other sentient beings, you must first generate a strong sense of equanimity... Comments

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