Teachings in Dharamsala on June 27 and 28

His Holiness will give teachings at the TCV Auditorium at the request of Tibetan youth. Please note that only students will be allowed in the hall. Public interested in attending the teaching will be seated outside the hall and must bring fm radios with them in order to listen to the teaching.

Teaching in Dharamsala on July 1 and 2

His Holiness will give a two day teaching onTsongkhapa's The Three Principal Aspects of the Path (lamtso namsum) and confer a Medicine Buddha Empowerment (menlha jenang) at the request of a group of Vietnamese at the Main Tibetan Temple. There will be only one morning session per day from 0800 am to 1200 noon and no afternoon session. Contact Website: www.phaphoi2013dharamsala.com

Teaching in Hunsur, Karnataka, India on July 13 and 14

His Holiness will confer a two dayYamantaka Initiation (dranak chusum wang) at Dzongar Chodhe Monastery.

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from August 25 to 27

His Holiness will give a two and a half-day teachings on Tsongkhapa's Concise Treatises on the Stages of the Path to Enlightenment (lamrim dudon) and An Overview of Tantra from Tsongkhapa's Stages of the Path of Mantrayana (ngakrim chenmo chishe) at the request of a group of Koreans at the Main Tibetan Temple.

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from September 3 to 5

His Holiness will give two and a half-days of teaching and continue from Chapter 8 from Shantideva's A Guide to the Boddhisattva's Way of Life (chodjug) at the request of a group of Southeast Asians at the Main Tibetan Temple.Contact Website: www.tibetanbc.org

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from September 30 to October 3

His Holiness will give three and a half-days of teaching (topic yet to be decided) at the request of a group of Taiwanese at the Main Tibetan Temple.

Public Talk in Atlanta, GA, USA on October 8

His Holiness will give a public talk on The Pillars of Responsible Citizenship in the 21st Century Global Village in the morning at The Arena at Gwinnett Center. Contact Website: www.dalailama.emory.edu

Panel Discussion in Atlanta, GA, USA on October 8:

His Holiness will lead a panel discussion on Secular Ethics in Education in the afternoon at The Arena at Gwinnett Center. Contact Website:www.dalailama.emory.edu

Lecture in Atlanta, GA, USA on October 9

His Holiness, a presidential distinguished professor at Emory University, will teach a class titled Secular Ethics101 for students at the campus of Emory University. Contact Website: www.dalailama.emory.edu

Symposium in Atlanta, GA, USA on October 9

His Holiness, a presidential distinguished professor at Emory University, will lead a symposium with faculty and graduate students in religion and ethics on Secular Ethics at the campus of Emory University. Contact Website:www.dalailama.emory.edu

Teaching in Atlanta, GA, USA on October 10

His Holiness will give a teaching on the root text of Mahamudra by the 1st Panchen Lama, Losang Choekyi Gyaltsen at the campus of Emory University at the invitation of Drepung Loseling Monastery, Inc. Contact Website:www.dalailama.emory.edu

Teachings in Mexico City, Mexico from October 12 to 14

His Holiness will give a three-day (four sessions) teaching on Shantideva's A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (chodjug) at Arena Ciudad de México. Contact Website: www.dalailama.com.mx/micrositio/Programa.html

Public Talk in Mexico City, Mexico on October 13

His Holiness will give a public talk onBeyond Religion: Ethics for the Whole World at Arena Ciudad de México. Contact Website:www.dalailama.com.mx/micrositio/Programa.html

Talk in Mexico City, Mexico on October 14

His Holiness will give a talk to the student community of Mexico on Human Values in Contemporary Education at Arena Ciudad de Maxico. Contact Website: www.dalailama.com.mx/micrositio/Programa.html

Public Talk in San Cristobal, Leon, Mexico on October 15

His Holiness will give a public talk on Compassion in Action at Centro Fox. Contact Website:www.dalailama.com.mx/micrositio/Programa.html

Public Talk in ZacatecasCity, Mexico on October 16

His Holiness will give a public talk on Art of Happiness at Convention Center "Conferencia Magistral". Contact Website:www.dalailama.com.mx/micrositio/Programa.html

Teaching in New York, NY, USA from October 18 to 20

His Holiness will give two and a half-days of teachings on The Heart Sutra (sherab nyingpo), The Sutra of the Recollection of the Three Jewels (kunchok jeden) & Shantideva's 9th Chapter of The Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life (chodjug) as well as bestow an initiation into The Buddha Establishing the Three Pledges (thupa damtsik sumkoe) at the Beacon Theater. Contact Website: www.dalailamany.org

Teaching in New York, NY, USA on October 20

His Holiness will give a public talk in the afternoon at the Beacon Theater. Contact Website: www.dalailamany.org

Teaching in Dharamsala, HP, India from December 2 to 4

His Holiness will give a two and a half-day teaching on Tsongkhapa's Three Principal Paths (lamtso namsum) & Tsongkhapa's Foundation of All Good Qualities (yonten shekyurma) at the request of a group of Mongolians led by Lamiin Gegeen at the Main Tibetan Temple.

Teachings in Bylakuppe, Karnataka, India from December 25 to January 3

His Holiness will continue his teachings on 18 Great Stages of the Path (Lam Rim) Commentaries at Sera Monastery at the request of H.E. Ling Choktrul Rinpoche and Gaden Shartse Monastery. Contact Websites: http://www.jangchuplamrim.org and http://www.jangchuplamrim.com

Kalachakra in Leh, Ladakh, J&K, India from July 3 to 14

During the first three days of the Kalachakra, from July 3 to 5, His Holiness the Dalai Lama, along with the monks of Namgyal Monastery and senior lamas, will conduct rituals which prepare and consecrate the venue. These include chanting of prayers, creation of the sand mandala and other rituals. From July 6 to 8, His Holiness will give preliminary teachings. On July 9, the Kalachakra Ritual Dance will be performed by the monks of Namgyal Monastery. His Holiness will confer the Kalachakra Initiation from July 10 to 13. On July 14, a long life empowerment (tsewang) and a ceremony offering prayers for the long life of His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be performed.