Tibet Foundation

Special Event to Celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama's 70th Birthday

Jul 5, 2005 at 7:00 PM

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To mark His Holiness the Dalai Lama's 70th Birthday, Pat

To mark His Holiness the Dalai Lama's 70th Birthday, Patrick Gaffney will speak about His Holiness's extraordinary role, vision and achievements, and what he represents to the world. His Holiness is not only a Buddhist leader, renowned for embodying the Buddhist teachings, but a world leader, a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate, and statesman, as well as being at the forefront of the extraordinary dialogue between Buddhists and scientists, which has taken place over the last twenty years. Naturally Patrick will refer to themes from the Buddhist teachings during his talk Patrick Gaffney is a founding trustee of Tibet Foundation and the editor of Dzogchen -The Heart Essence of the Great Perfection by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and co-editor of The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying by Sogyal Rinpoche. The evening programme also includes a special prayer for the long life of His Holiness the Dalai Lama by monks from Drepung Gomang Monastery, and a short cultural presentation of songs and dance by Tibetans. Refreshment will be served. Seats are limited. Please reserve your place in advance from the Foundation Office.

Venue: The October Gallery 24 Old Gloucester Street Bloomsbury, London WC1N 3AL (Nearest tube station: Holborn)


Venue:

Name :
Tibet Foundation Office (Old!)
Address:
2. St. James's Market, London, SW1Y 4SB, United Kingdom
Phone:
020 7930 6001
e-mail:
office@tibet-foundation.org
Web
www.tibet-foundation.org

Organiser:

Name :
Tibet Foundation
Phone:
020 7930 6001
e-mail:
office@tibet-foundation.org
Web
www.tibet-foundation.org