Dalai Lama Touts Compassion At Sold Out Santa Clara EventThe Dalai Lama bought his spiritual message of compassion Monday to about 4,000 people inside an arena at Santa Clara University as about 100 protesters made noise outside.
Tibetan Holy Leader The Dalai Lama To Visit San Francisco, Berkeley, Santa ClaraThe spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhists, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, arrives in the Bay Area on Saturday for a series of public lectures about happiness, compassion, and business.
San Leandro Mayor Halts Plan To Fly Chinese Flag At City HallThe mayor of San Leandro has suspended a city council decision to fly the flag of the People's Republic of China over City Hall, as a way to attract investors.
San Leandro To Fly Chinese Flag Above City Hall Amid ProtestsThe San Leandro City Council approved flying the flag of the People's Republic of China above City Hall next month, despite protests over the nation's human rights record.
Bay Area Tibetans Get First Community Center In RichmondTibetan Buddhism has long been a popular spiritual practice in the Bay area, but the region's 1,500 Tibetan-Americans are just now getting a community center to call their own.