May 8 His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama Public Events
9:30 - 11:30 a.m. at Mariucci Arena
Medicine Buddha Empowerment: A Tibetan Cultural and Spiritual Ceremony Promoting Personal and Societal Healing featuring His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Hosted by the Tibetan American Foundation of Minnesota
The Dalai Lama conducted a special "Medicine Buddha Empowerment" initiation, a Tibetan cultural and spiritual ceremony designed to promote personal and societal healing. The public ceremony was conducted in the Tibetan language with explanations offered in English. To learn more about Buddhism and the Medicine Buddha Empowerment, click here.
Watch the full video of Medicine Buddha Empowerment below, or click here if viewing from an iPod or iPad.
To download a PDF of the Medicine Buddha prayer card, click here.
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. at Mariucci Arena
Peace Through Inner Peace: A Public Address featuring His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama
Co-hosted by Center for Spirituality & Healing and the Tibetan American Foundation of Minnesota
The Dalai Lama was the featured speaker at a public address titled "Peace Through Inner Peace." His Holiness is revered worldwide for his promotion of such basic human values as compassion, forgiveness and tolerance. His address touched on the importance of these values in advancing peace as well as promoting individual health, healing and well-being.
Watch the full video of Peace Through Inner Peace below, or click here if viewing from an iPod or iPad.
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