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Happy 80th Birthday, Dalai Lama! 17 Wise Quotes To Change The Way You Think

A very happy 80th birthday to the Dalai Lama! The spiritual leader of his people and religion for 65 years (he assumed the role when he was 15), he's...

Allie White
July 6 2015

5 Things Everyone Has In Common With The Dalai Lama

I've always been drawn to the Dalai Lama. I love his endearing persona and his wide, beaming smile.

Charu Agarwal
November 1 2014

Breakdancing 'Monks' Celebrate Beastie Boys' Adam Yauch (Video)

If you happened to be walking around New York City's Union Square on Friday, you may have noticed something unusual: four 'Tibetan monks'...

May 8 2014

Why The Dalai Lama Feels Like An Old Friend

Sometimes we meet people who can see us whole and before an immense sky, who don’t judge or discriminate, and who seem to radiate feelings of genuine...

Joseph Goldstein
November 28 2013

10 Quotes To Feel Inspired, Grounded & Conscious

In this crazy chaotic world, we often need words from great teachers to help keep us inspired, grounded, conscious and compassionate.

Dana James, M.S., CNS, CDN
January 30 2013

Dalai Lama: The Two Kinds of Happiness

"There are two kinds of happiness - the temporary pleasure derived primarily from material comfort alone and another more enduring comfort that...

November 8 2012

5 Reasons to Be Kind

I finally stopped renewing my People Magazine subscription. It's another step I'm taking to ingest fewer empty "mental calories," much like saying no...

Silvia Mordini
October 12 2012

Dalai Lama: The Meaning of Compassion & Love

"Before we can generate compassion and love, it is important to have a clear understanding of what we understand compassion and love to be. In simple...

October 5 2012

6 Tips to Help You Keep Calm & Carry On

Life is full of challenges. We are continually faced with tests of our strength and character. It's the universe reminding us we are still alive. The...

Sarah Shelly
September 26 2012

10 Inspiring Quotes From the Dalai Lama

When it comes to great quotes, one thing's for sure: The Dalai Lama has them down.

Zoë B
September 17 2012

Dalai Lama: Just Be a Good Human Being

“As someone nearing seventy years of age at the time of writing, I have accumulated enough experience to be completely confident that the teachings of...

September 11 2012

5 Reasons to Travel Solo

Do you ever feel like you would love some time away from all the pressures and stress you put on yourself? Well, then traveling solo might be the...

Amanda Christian
August 24 2012

5 Ways to Shift Your Perspective

I recently came across this story in The Art of Happiness, inspired by the Dalai Lama:

Sherrie Nguyen
August 1 2012

Dalai Lama: The Power of Affection & Calm Mind

"Affection and a calm mind are important to us. A calm mind is good for our physical health, but it also enables us to use our intelligence properly...

July 11 2012

7 Gains + 7 Losses Once Yoga Comes Into Your Life

Yoga is a never ending education. Throughout your time with this practice you’ll discover more about your body, mind and heart than you ever felt...

Dani Marie Robinson
June 26 2012

Put Your Attention On Your Intention

This past Spring I was excited to hear that the Dali Lama was coming to the Chicagoland area to lecture on non-violence. With all the bullying going...

Colleen Rose
June 22 2012

Russell Brand: Yoga & Meditation Helped Me Deal with Divorce

Russell Brand and Katy Perry split up earlier this year and their divorce is set to finalize. But Russell says he's "happier than ever," thanks to...

Jason Wachob
June 21 2012

6 Ways to Feel More Connected NOW!

"Most of our troubles are due to our passionate desire for and attachment to things that we misapprehend as enduring entities." - Dalai Lama

David Starlyte
June 19 2012

3 Keys to Living a Spiritual Life

The term ‘spirituality’ is an abstract concept that leaves many scratching their heads. We think we know what it means, but do we really?

Michelle Brunetti
June 14 2012