His Holiness the Dalai Lama : The Power of Compassion

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  • This film is part of a unique and groundbreaking series that brings the work of the Dalai Lama to a wider audience - illuminating for all those interested in Buddhism, inner peace, and the path to enlightenment. In this program, His Holiness the Dalai Lama delves into the power of compassion, in part explaining how different religions share a central message of compassion. Produced by the Meridian Trust.


  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on July 25, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
  • Mode of access: Internet.
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform.
  • Portions in Tibetan with English translation.


  • Three Feats (4:05) -- Human Companionship (2:05) -- Compassionate Motivation (2:57) -- Compassionate Responsibility (3:50) -- Universal Responsibility (2:36) -- Global De-Militarization (4:50) -- Universal Religious Message (5:02) -- Diverse Approaches to Compassion (3:01) -- Common Spiritual Ground (5:50) -- Tibet as a Regional Peacekeeper (4:54) -- Preserving Buddhist Culture (6:02) -- China in the Global Community (2:03) -- Helping the Tibetan Cause (1:29) -- Compassion and Wisdom (1:01) -- Think Globally, Act Locally (1:28) -- Buddhist Path (1:09) -- Innate Mental States (3:54) -- Dzogchen Interpretations (3:57) -- Tibetan Musical Performance (7:43) -- Credits: His Holiness the Dalai Lama: The Power of Compassion (2:30)
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