posted on Jun, 2 2004 @ 04:23 PM
The exiled Tibetan leader, the Dalai Lama, addressed the Scottish Parliament on Wednesday afternoon as part of his visit to Scotland.
A few days earlier he addressed thousands of followers and seekers after truth in Glasgow. During the trip he took time to talk to me about his
Someone once said that when he laughs, the Dalai Lama sounds like Sid James.
And he seems to enjoy chuckling at the most unexpected moments.
Like when someone asked him: "Why are we here, on earth?"
He guffawed and said that was not a question that interested him very much.
What was more important, he said, was that we were here, and we must work out what we need to have a happy and fulfilled life.
Dalai Lama 'warms hearts'
The Dalai Lama's visit in pictures
There are more links via the links i have given
I think this is a historic event in scottish parliment history...having one of the most famous and holiest men in the world coming to discuss todays
events from the world....
im actually quite angry that Tony Blair didnt come and greet the Dalai himself...i would have done anything to be there and hear him...such a