Dalai Lama visits The Netherlands
DALAI LAMA TO THE NETHERLANDS. This fall, from 14 – 17 september, the Dalai Lama brings a visit to the Netherlands. On 15 september he’ll be in in Amsterdam to join an exceptional dialogue, organised by De Nieuwe Kerk. The Dalai Lama will speak with scientists and youngsters among others on the theme of Compassion and Technology. De Dalai Lama zal in gesprek gaan met onder andere wetenschappers en jongeren over het thema Compassie en Techniek. It marks the opening ceremony of the exhibition Buddha’s Life, path to the present. The opening and the dialogue is a private event.
Information of exhibition
On September 16th and 17th he will give two public lectures in the Rotterdam Ahoy. The first lecture will be preceded by a conversation between the Dalai Lama and Richard Gere, in his role as chairman of the International Campaign for Tibet (ICT). This part of the program is in honour of the 30th anniversary of ICT.
Information of the visit
The visit of the Dalai Lama to the Netherlands is all about compassion and why compassion is essential in this troubled time. The Dalai Lama: “Developing compassion and understanding for others brings what we all seek: peace and happiness.” The Dalai Lama comes to the Netherlands at the invitation of De Nieuwe Kerk Amsterdam and the Dalai Lama Visit Foundation.