Dialogues with the Dalai Lama
2017 Mind & Life Dialogues
Mind & Life Dialogues are conversations between His Holiness the Dalai Lama and leading scientists and scholars, addressing critical issues of modern life at the intersection of scientific and contemplative understanding. The Dialogues began in 1987 as intimate discussions and have grown to include large public and private events at locations around the world.
Mind & Life Dialogue in Montréal
Reimagining Human Flourishing: New Sciences of Mind and Applications in Healthcare and Education
Date: October 19 – 21, 2017
Location: Montréal, Québec
Venue: Museum of Fine Arts
Tickets: By Invitation
The Mind & Life Dialogue with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, hosted in partnership with the Montréal Museum of Fine Arts, has a threefold theme: Applications of prosocial education, social-emotional learning and compassion in K-12 school settings; Clinical applications of mindfulness and compassion-based practices in healthcare and well-being; The new sciences of mind, particularly recent findings in neuroscience and cognitive science by Canadian research scientists.
The Mind & Life Dialogue in Montréal is a private event, but live streaming will transmit the timeless (and timely) messages of compassion, diversity, inclusion and ethics from the Dalai Lama to a global audience. In addition, there will be a public address by the Dalai Lama at Montréal’s Bell Centre on October 20. Ticket information for the public address will be posted at the Bell Centre box office.