Tuesday, July 6, 2010

Happy B-Day Your Holiness

Just a round up of all the celebrating going on today in the blogoshere surrounding the 75th birth of His Holiness the 14 Dalai Lama.

First off - Saturday Drepung Loseling in Atlanta got an early start on the celebration with prayers for His Holiness and a dinner with the monks.

Next up has to be the celebration in Dharamsala. You can check out the wonderful images and see video of the celebration here: http://www.dalailama.com

A wonderful conversation with His Holiness courtesy of NDTV

The Venerable Nuns from the Tibetan Nuns Project have a beautiful alter for their celebration.  Check out the rest of their pictures on Facebook

Finally a list of links to page honoring His Holiness throughout the internet:

Tricycle Magazine
Danny Fisher sends his birthday wishes
Shambhala Sunspace
Beliefnet chimes in
He is obviously a Buddhist Celebrity
Voice of America with a tribute
Precious Metal

Lest we forget what a messed up world we live in here are 2 from the what are they thinking department:

Celebrants in Nepal are detained
Yeah Right China doesn't know when His Holiness was born!