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DALAI LAMA WROTE THE LITTLE BOOK OF ENCOURAGEMENT

DALAI LAMA WROTE  THE LITTLE BOOK OF ENCOURAGEMENT

Context

Dalai Lama the Tibetan spiritual leader has come out with his new book titled ‘The Little Book of Encouragement’.

Details

In this book, he has shared quotes and words of wisdom to promote human happiness.

  • The Book contains 130 quotes related to how to deal with the new realities of the panic-stricken world, combat rising extremism, polarity and climate change.
  • He has also given his views on Tibet.
  • Renuka Singh has edited the book and it is published at Penguin Random House.

About Dalai Lama

  • It  is a title given by the Tibetan people for the foremost spiritual leader of the Gelug or "Yellow Hat" school of Tibetan Buddhism, the newest of the classical schools of Tibetan Buddhism.
  • The 14th and current Dalai Lama is Tenzin Gyatso.
  • The Dalai Lamas are believed to be manifestations of Avalokiteshvara or Chenrezig, the Bodhisattva of Compassion and the patron saint of Tibet.

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