By Dalai Lama, Sofia Stril-Rever
The realm is aware the general public face of the Fourteenth Dalai Lama.
we've examine his close to get away from Tibet after the chinese language invasion, his nobel Peace Prize, and his friendships with international leaders, Hollywood actors, and scientists all over the world. yet what are his internal, own ideas on his personal religious existence? For the 1st time and in his personal phrases, the Dalai Lama charts his religious trip from his boyhood days in rural Tibet to his years as a monk within the capital urban of Dharamsala, to his lifestyles in exile as an international chief and image of peace.
My religious Journey presents a brilliant and relocating portrait of the Dalai Lama’s existence trip that's own in tone yet common in scope. He explores 3 levels or commitments of his non secular life—as a individual, as a Buddhist monk, and because the Dalai Lama—each of which has made him extra devoted to exploring and instructing human values and internal happiness, selling concord between all religions, and advocating for the civil rights and health of the Tibetan people.
on the age of 2, little Tenzin Gyatso was once pointed out because the fourteenth reincarnation of the 1st Dalai Lama. From then on, his existence has been on a trajectory few can think. a few see him as a dwelling Buddha and ethical authority, others determine him as a “god-king,” whereas nonetheless others see him in political phrases as both a hero or a counterrevolutionary. In My religious Journey, we see the non-public struggles, the braveness, the laughter, and the compassion that experience outlined the notable lifetime of considered one of our world’s maximum residing legends.