The Science of a Compassionate Life
The Mind & Life Institute sponsored His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s visit and public appearance in Denver, Colorado.
The Dalai Lama’s talk was entitled “The Science of a Compassionate Life” held at Pepsi Center Sunday, September 17, 2006 at 2:30pm. This was The Dalai Lama’s first visit to Denver in nine years.
Tibetan flutist and Grammy award nominee Nawang Khechog provided opening entertainment along with Tibetan dancers. Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper introduced the Dalai Lama.
Pre-Conference Dialogue for VIP Gold and Silver Sponsors:
“Creating and Maintaining a Healthy Mind”
For those who wished to delve deeper into the topic of the intersection between science and spirituality, and who wanted to support the work of the Mind & Life Institute, a special VIP Saturday evening and Sunday program was held prior to the public talk by His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Guest speakers included Father Thomas Keating, Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi, Joan Halifax Roshi, PhD, Daniel Goleman, PhD, Richard Davidson, PhD, and Adam Engle.