Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit 2023

How do we navigate the increasingly uncertain world we live in with compassion, goodness, and virtue?

The Dalai Lama’s kindness, humility, and wisdom lead the way and set an example for us all, and we are pleased to invite you to explore his vision and key messages to the world in The Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit 2023.

What You'll Learn During the Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit

Join tens of thousands of participants from all over the world and hear from an esteemed panel of Buddhist teachers, experts, spiritual leaders, and activists to celebrate and reflect upon what it means to be human in our modern world.

During the Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit, we will unpack the essential teachings and priorities of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, as we explore:

  • Cultivating goodness in ourselves and others.
  • How to use the power of the fundamental human quality of compassion to experience inner happiness and create a more harmonious and just society
  • Embracing the Dalai Lama’s call for “a new global ethics of universal responsibility”
  • Applying the personal insights gained through meditation to see the world more clearly and unlock a path toward societal change
  • Key Buddhist teachings on wisdom to the challenges faced by humanity
  • Navigating personal and collective challenges with wisdom and insight
  • Guided meditations led by some of the world’s leading Buddhist scholars
  • Experience the joy of a universal spiritual ethic rooted in compassion
  • Creating a more united society through the power of compassion and virtue
  • Learning how personal transformation is the key to social transformation
  • Working together to create a better future, world, and society

Sign up today to join this free online experience:

  • 5 days of inspiration and expert guidance
  • 20 transformative talks, teachings, and dialogues
  • 18 helpful guided meditations

Free Gift for Summit Attendees

When you register, you'll also get a downloadable selection of teachings from Lion's Roar's exclusive publication The Vision of the Dalai Lama: Wisdom for a Compassionate World.

Daily Speaker Schedule for the Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit

Day 1 – Goodness: Bringing Out the Best in Us

The Dalai Lama is a beacon of inspiration for our troubled society. To begin this momentous global summit, our expert speakers will illuminate the Dalai Lama’s message to the world and explore how we can cultivate goodness in ourselves and society.

Speakers: Thupten Jinpa, Robert Thurman, Lisa Miller, and Matthew Fox

Day 2 – Compassion: The Foundation of Connection

Compassion is at the heart of the path of the Buddha, and has the transformative power to unite us. Together we’ll discover how, by cultivating genuine compassion toward ourselves and others, we can experience inner happiness and create a more harmonious and just society.

Speakers: Phillipe Goldin, Cyndi Lee, Pamela Ayo Yetunde, and Tony Butterfly Pham.

Day 3 – Ethics: Upholding Universal Human Values

The Dalai Lama has called for “a new global ethic of universal responsibility,” and together we’ll explore what this looks like in practice. We’ll discover the joy of ethical action and learn how to lead with compassion and altruism.

Speakers: Ven. Tenzin Priyadarshi, Brother Phap Luu, Joe Loizzo, and Tenzin Geyche

Day 4 – Meditation: The Key to Personal and Social Transformation

Join us for expert guidance in key meditation practices emphasized by the Dalai Lama, and learn how personal insights gained through Buddhist meditation can unlock a path toward societal change.

Speakers: Dan Zigmond, Dan Goleman, Ven. Thubten Chodron, and Spring Washam

Day 5 – Wisdom: Seeing Reality Clearly Together

With its conflicts, environmental crises, and many other societal challenges, our world needs wisdom now more than ever. Together we'll explore key Buddhist teachings on wisdom and discover how these can be applied to the many challenges faced by humanity today.

Speakers: Robert Thurman, Thupten Jinpa, Dr. Vandana Shiva, Pema Khandro Rinpoche, and Melvin McLeod.

About Your Summit Sponsors

About Lions Roar

Mission-driven, non-profit, and community-supported, Lion’s Roar provides Buddhist teachings, news, and perspectives so that the understanding and practice of Buddhism flourishes in today’s world and its timeless wisdom is accessible to all.

We do this by providing as many entry points as we can: through our print and digital publications, our website, video, social media, online courses, practice retreats, and more.

We try to bring dharma to people right where they are, knowing what a difference it can make in their lives.

About Tibet House US

Tibet House USTibet House US was founded at the request of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and is dedicated to preserving Tibet’s unique culture at a time when it is confronted with extinction on its own soil.

By presenting Tibetan civilization and its profound wisdom, beauty, and special art of freedom to the people of the world, we hope to inspire others to join the effort to protect and save it.

Tibet House US is part of a worldwide network of Tibetan institutions committed to ensuring that the light of the Tibetan spirit never disappears from the face of this earth.

Replay Period For the Dalai Lama Global Vision Summit

Even if you can’t attend live, register now because each day's talks will be available for a brief replay period.

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Mar 16 - 20 2023


8:00 am - 6:00 pm

Local Time

  • Timezone: America/Los_Angeles
  • Date: Mar 16 - 20 2023
  • Time: 8:00 am - 6:00 pm


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