A presentation by His Eminence the 11th Kirti Rinpoche on 'The Plague of Self-Immolation in Tibet, and the Danger to the Future of Peaceful Transitions'.
The session will also discuss the challenge this presents to the long-standing policy of non-violence of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, and its implications for the future of peaceful transitions around the globe.
His Eminence the 11th Kirti Rinpoche
The breakfast discussion will commence from 08:00AM for a 08:15AM start. The session will close at 09:30AM. RSVP required - details below.
About His Eminence the 11th Kirti Rinpoche
Kirti Rinpoche is a religious leader currently residing in Dharamsala, India, and has 40 monasteries under his religious administration including many inside Tibet. A number of the now 100+ Tibetans that have self-immolated in Tibet have been monks or former monks of Kirti monastery. Kirti Rinpoche is visiting the Legatum Institute as part of a tour of a number of European cities, helping to spread the word about this underreported and on-going crisis.
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