His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

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“THERE ARE ONLY TWO DAYS IN THE YEAR THAT NOTHING CAN BE DONE. ONE IS CALLED YESTERDAY AND THE OTHER IS CALLED TOMORROW. TODAY IS THE RIGHT DAY TO LOVE, BELIEVE, DO AND MOSTLY LIVE.” – HIS HOLINESS THE 14TH DALAI LAMA On Monday, July 6th, His Holiness celebrates his 80th birthday! May his presence… Read more »

Thupten Jinpa and “A Fearless Heart”

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Thupten Jinpa has been a principal English translator to His Holiness the Dalai Lama since 1985. He has translated and edited more than a dozen books by H.H. the Dalai Lama. Thupten Jinpa received his early education and training as a monk and received the Geshe Lharam degree from Ganden Monastic University, south India. Jinpa… Read more »

Daniel Goleman

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“Self-absorption in all its forms kills empathy, let alone compassion. When we focus on ourselves, our world contracts as our problems and preoccupations loom large. But when we focus on others, our world expands. Our own problems drift to the periphery of the mind and so seem smaller, and we increase our capacity for connection… Read more »

Matthieu Ricard

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“If you see the humanity in the world, grains of sand that bring everything to a halt — it’s corruption, clashes of egos, human factors more than resources. So, how to avoid that? There’s a lack of human maturity. So it’s not a vain or futile exercise to perfect yourself to some extent before you… Read more »