Engaging the Community

It our hope to make it easy for you to discover and learn as much as possible about His Holiness before he arrives in May. During the months leading up to his visit, free lecture and film series, events, and open dialogue meetings will be occurring in venues large and small across the Greater New Orleans Area.

Raising Awareness

In the months prior to the visit, we hope to reach out and inform as many people as we can that His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama will be visiting our city.

We will provide information as to who he is, what his teachings are about, and why this historic visit is so relevant and important to our city. Our aspiration is to nurture the inspiration that will inevitably be ignited throughout New Orleans and support endeavors that burgeon forth.

Participating in the Events

Tickets for the conference and talks can be purchased online.

For those that can not attend, we will have free live streaming video of the talks online and at various venues throughout the Greater New Orleans Area. A list of those venues can be found here.

Community Events

In the months leading up to His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama’s visit, there will be many exciting events all over the New Orleans metropolitan area.

Check our calendar to find the closest film showing, live speaker, artistic presentation, or any of the various activities to get active and get excited!

Be in the Know

For the passionate and the intrigued, click here to find suggested listing of films, books, and music of Tibet, Buddhist philosophy, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, or themes relating to community, resilience, and compassion.