His Holiness the Dalai Lama sends congratulations to the Australian Prime Minister and the President of Mongolia

June 28th 2013

Dharamsala, HP, India, 28 June 2013 - On Thursday, 27 June, His Holiness the Dalai Lama wrote two letters of congratulation, one to Kevin Rudd on his resuming responsibility as Prime Minister of Australia and another to Tsakhiagiin Elbegdor who was recently re-elected President of Mongolia.

Having just completed a ten day visit to Australia, His Holiness wrote that he was touched by the affection and friendship shown to him by people of all walks of life. He said that he was encouraged by the enthusiasm of the Australian people he met to know more about how positive human values can contribute to greater human happiness.

In his letter to President Tsakhiagiin Elbegdorj, His Holiness wrote of his warm memories of their meeting during his visit to Mongolia in 2011. He remarked that Mongolia has made impressive progress and that this advancement will become increasingly meaningful as it results in direct improvements in the lives of ordinary people.

 

Latest News

Meeting with Vietnamese CEOs
May 15th 2015
Theckchen Chöling, Dharamsala, HP, India, 15 May 2015 - His Holiness the Dalai Lama met with a group of 112 Vietnamese from the Vietnam CEO Club at his residence today. The group consists of about 60% women and 40% men. Most were in Dharamsala for the first time. To begin with the visitors offered His Holiness two large volumes containing Shantideva’s ‘Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life’ one in English and the other in Vietnamese. They were the work of 600 contributors.

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Begins a Series of Teachings at Gyutö Tantric College
May 11th 2015

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Launches Local News App
May 9th 2015

His Holiness the Dalai Lama Expresses Sadness about Nepal Earthquake
April 26th 2015

His Holiness the Dalai Lama & Archbishop Tutu at TCV
April 23rd 2015

Explore