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8/29/2017 - Meeting with Dalai Lama
On 16thSeptember, His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama will hold two conferences in the splendid setting of the Ancient Theater of Taormina: the morning meeting will open with the Honorary Award of the Metropolitan City of Messina and will continue with themes dedicated to immigration, interculturality, interreligiousity and interdependence. In the afternoon of the Dalai Lama, he will speak of wisdom and happiness through meditation. SCHEDULE 9 am - 12.30 am Greetings from the Mayor of Taormina: Eligio Giardina. Speech: President of the Sicilian Region Hon. Rosario Crocetta Regional Tourism Councilor Hon. Anthony Barbagallo Extraordinary Commissary Metropolitan City of Messina Filippo Romano Mayor of the Metropolitan Town Renato Accorinti An Honory Award of the Metropolitan City of Messina to His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, Nobel Peace Prize in 1989 and Spiritual Leader of Tibetan Buddhism as a "witness to peace and solidarity in the world and recognition of his commitment to Favour of dialogue, peace and its message of universal brotherhood, with the emphasis on the values of freedom, nonviolence and human rights. " LESSON: PACE IS ... THE MEETING AMONG PEOPLE. AN OPPORTUNITY FOR THE EVOLUTION OF HUMANITY THE WAY TO WISDOM AND HAPPINESS THROUGH MEDITATION The full day ticket is available through the www.boxol.it. The cost of the ticket will support the expenses of the events. Any major gains will be entirely devoted to Tibetan children in exile in Dharamsala, India