His Holiness the Dalai Lama in Basel 2015

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Live Broadcast

There will be free live webcast of the two days teachings and public talk. You may follow the events live here or www.dalailama2015.ch/live.

For english live streaming please follow this link http://new.livestream.com/dalailamaenglish

Security advice

In order to make the events successful, we request everyone to pay attention and follow the security advice.

Prayer texts and recommended readings

The prayer texts in several languages are now available for download.

Recommended readings regarding preparation for the teachings of H.H., the Dalai Lama, in February 2015.

Traveling from Germany

Tibetan Community in Switzerland & Liechtenstein is offering you a special deal in cooperation with Deutsche Bahn for a relaxed and convenient journey to the event.
Book your ticket directly online here


You also have the opportunity to make a donation for this event. Your contribution will provide us with funds to issue free tickets to monks, nuns and newly arrived Tibetans with Swiss "N" residency permit.

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We are greatly honored that His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama has accepted the invitation by the Tibetan community in Switzerland & Liechtenstein to convey teachings and a public talk from February 7th – 8th, 2015, in Basel.

Below you will find more details about the program:

Friday 6th, February 2015

The Tibetan Market with 70 exhibitors will open on Friday, Feb. 6th at 13:00 in Halle 2.
Please use this Friday afternoon from 13:00 till 20:00 pm to exchange your ticket against a wristband. This way you can help avoid waiting time on Saturday for you and others.

18:30 pm: York Hovest - One Hundred Days in Tibet

Saturday 7th, February 2015

09:30 am: Buddhist teachings on texts of Master Nagarjuna (Gonpo Ludrub) Commentary on Bodhichitta (Bodhicittavivarana; chang chub sem drel) and of Kadam Geshe Langri Thangpa
Eight Verses on Training the Mind - (lojong tsiggye-ma)
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16:00 pm: Matthieu Ricard "Towards a more Altruistic Society

18:30 pm: Folklore Ensemble of Tibetan Community of Switzerland & Liechtenstein, Dances from the roof of the World!

Sunday 8th, February 2015

08:30 am: Avalokiteshvera Initiation (chenresig jigten wangchuk wang)

13:30 pm: Public Talk on "Secular Ethics for Today’s World"

Further Information

Evening program

Apart from main events you can also take part in many other evening programs, which are organized by the Tibetan Community in Switzerland & Liechtenstein at the main event location.


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H.H. The Dalai Lama in Basel, 2015