Several hundred people, some carrying the Tibetan flag, marched in downtown Minneapolis Monday morning to mark the 55th anniversary of National Uprising Day in Tibet. On this day in 1959, thousands of Tibetans spontaneously gathered to protect His Holiness, the Dalai Lama, and to protest against Chinese Occupation.
One of the most respected people in the world is spending time in Minnesota. The Dalai Lama was in Minneapolis Saturday for a Nobel Peace Prize Forum hosted by Augsburg College.
The Dalai Lama paid tribute to his mother on Mother’s Day as he spoke at the University of Minnesota.
The spiritual leader of Tibet is in Minnesota.
The U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden was understandable, the Dalai Lama said Saturday, yet it also saddened him because of his lifelong commitment to nonviolence.
When the Dalai Lama arrives in Minnesota this week, he’ll be greeted by the second largest Tibetan community in the U.S.
There’s been controversy over Groupon’s pseduo-PSA that some say mocks the problems in Tibet. We’ve got a link to the ad, in case you missed it.