His Holiness the Dalai Lama Offers His Condolences to Those Affected by the Violence in Norway

July 23rd 2011

<p align="justify">Dharamsala, HP, India, 23 July 2011 (OHHDL) - In a letter sent to the Prime Minister of Norway, H.E. Jens Stoltenberg on 23 July 2011, His Holiness the Dalai Lama expressed his sadness and shock on learning of the tragedy that has befallen Norway with a bomb blast in the centre of Oslo as well as the shooting incident at the youth camp, resulting in the loss of so many lives. He expressed his condolences and sense of solidarity with the Prime Minister and the people of Norway with whom the Tibetans have a special and close connection. However, His Holiness stated that the people of Norway are resilient and therefore was confident that they would slowly overcome this tragedy and look forward. He conveyed his prayers and condolences for those who had lost their lives and to the members of the bereaved families as well as those affected by these dastardly acts of senseless violence. </p>
 

Latest News

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Expresses Regret at Shimon Peres's Passing Away
September 28th 2016
Theckchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India, 28 September 2016 - In a letter to the Director of the Peres Peace House His Holiness the Dalai Lama wrote that he had been saddened to learn that Shimon Peres had passed away following a recent stroke. He added: "I offer my prayers for him and convey my condolences to the members of his family at this difficult time."

Observing the International Day of Peace at the Church of Peace, Swidnica
September 21st 2016

History, ‘Forgiveness and Reconciliation' in Wroclaw, European Capital of Culture 2016
September 21st 2016

Leaving Strasbourg for Wroclaw
September 19th 2016

Avalokiteshvara Empowerment and Public Talk
September 19th 2016

Explore