Dalai Lama to visit The Netherlands

14 - 17 SEPT

Come to the Dalai Lama’s teachings and let yourself be inspired by one of the most important spiritual leaders of our time. Read more on this website about the program, the talks and the purchase of tickets.

The Dalai Lama will be visiting The Netherlands from Friday 14 through Monday 17 September. The theme of his visit will be compassion, and why it is essential in our troubled world.


Tickets can be ordered for just one morning or afternoon, for all day Sunday or for the entire program of 16 and 17 September. Please read the following information carefully before purchasing your ticket.


September 16 and 17

The complete program for Sunday 16 September and the Buddhist teaching on Monday 17 September 2018.


Public talk 16 Sept.

The theme of the public talk is 'Why compassion is essential in our troubled world.'

Teaching Sunday afternoon

Geshe Thupten Jinpa

Explore practical ways to apply the Dalai Lama’s teachings. The teaching is given by Geshe Thupten Jinpa, who is HH the Dalai Lama’s main translator and is also known for his book ‘A fearless heart: how the courage to be compassionate can transform our lives'. 

“ Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive. ”

Dalai Lama