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"Holy Father"

“Holy Father,” “Your Holiness” –we’re not used to hearing these terms in our daily dosage of television news – but last week we heard them often, and except for his canonization of Junipero Serra, which I and many Native Americans vigorously opposed, Pope Francis seemed worthy of the honorific. 257 more words

Synchronicity & Compassion on Route #92 - By Cher Garman

If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion.” – Dalai Lama

It’s been a very interesting week here in Chicago. 806 more words


A Matter of Priority

Catching up with some admin work during my lunch-break the other day and unusually minding my own business, I couldn’t help but overhear part of an enthusiastic conversation. 326 more words


A Buddhist for President?

Republican party presidential candidate Ben Carson was recently caught in a firestorm of controversy over whether or not a Muslim could be President.  I am paraphrasing, but when cornered to explain his point he states that depending on how a Muslim would interpret the Quran; there could be ideological conflicts with the US Constitution. 700 more words


A FORCE FOR GOOD, The Dalai Lama's Vision for Our World by Daniel Goleman

Release date: June 23rd 2015

Pages: 272

Age Range: (Suitable for all ages, though I recommend 13+)

Contains: Direct quotes from the Dalai Lama and facts and figures from a number of scientific studies. 2,198 more words

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Autumn Blog: The Year of Meaningful Anniversaries

This year is, for me, the “year of anniversaries,” and cycles of completion. Now I will launch new cycles in the continuum.

It is the 20th anniversary of my foundation, the Kailash Foundation of New York, established to support Tibetan culture and the survival of their people, as well as for the promotion and education of Homeopathy. 1,037 more words

When Xi meets the Queen – what won't happen

This blog post can also be read at SCMP.COM –


The last time a Chinese leader was given a state reception in Britain, in 2005, Queen Elizabeth pulled on her smartest red hat and coat and put it to President Hu Jintao and his lady wife: “Have you come far?”. 677 more words