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His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be teaching in California on October 12, 2010

September 3, 2010

The Gyuto Vajrayana Center is honored to host His Holiness the Dalai Lama for a teaching at the San Jose Convention Center on October 12, 2010.

www.seopressreleases.com
September 2, 2010

Vancouver, Canada, Sep. 2,  -- His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be
teaching in California on October 12, 2010, as reported on
http://www.amareway.org/holisticliving/08/his-holiness-the-dalai-lama-visits-california-october-2010/
The Gyuto Vajrayana Center is honored to host His Holiness the Dalai
Lama for a teaching at the San Jose Convention Center on October 12,
2010. Suggested readings, in preparation for His Holiness the
Fourteenth Dalai Lama's Teaching on the Eight Verses on Mind Training:

- Tenzin Gyatso, the XIVth Dalai Lama. An Open Heart: Practicing
Compassion in Everyday Life, edited by Nicholas Vreeland. New York:
Little Brown and Company, 2001. This book records the Dalai Lama's
teaching on the Eight Verses in New York's Central Park on August 15, 1999.

- Transforming the Mind: Teachings on Generating Compassion, trans.
by Geshe Thupten Jinpa. London: Thorsons, 2003. This book records the
Dalai Lama's May 1999 teaching on the Eight Verses in London.

- Toward a True Kinship of Faiths: How the World's Religions Can Come
Together. New York: Doubleday, 2010. The Dalai Lama writes about his
own history of interfaith encounters and deep commitment to
inter-religious understanding.

- Gyeltsen, Tsultim. Keys to Great Enlightenment: Commentaries on
Geshe Langri Tangpa's Eight Verses on Thought Training and Togmey
Zangpo's The Thirty Seven Bodhisattva Practices. Thubten Dhargye Ling
Publications, 2006. This book offers a verse-by-verse commentary by
Geshe Gyeltsen on two key Tibetan Buddhist texts.

- Iyer, Pico. The Open Road: The Global Journey of the Fourteenth
Dalai Lama. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 2008. This presents a
well-rounded portrait of His Holiness by a brilliant writer who has
talked and traveled with him over the course of the past three decades.

- Thurman, Robert. Why the Dalai Lama Matters: His Act of Truth as a
Solution for China, Tibet, and the World. Hillsboro, Oregon: Atria
Books/Beyond Words, 2008. This book explores why His Holiness has
gained the world's admiration and closes with the author's vision of
a sustainable and peaceful future for Tibet.

More information are available on
http://gyutocenter.org/events/dalai-lama-visit.html

Ticket Information for His Holiness' Visit in October 2010 

Ticket prices

* Ticket: $40
* Student ticket: $20
* Children 7 and under: free

Ticket purchase limitations

You will be able to buy as many tickets as you want per order.
Sangha and Interfaith Clergy

Tickets for Buddhist Sangha and Interfaith Clergy will be free of charge.

To register for these tickets, please download, print, and return one
of the following applications:

* Buddhist Sangha
* Interfaith Clergy

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