Hi guest, Register | Login | Contact Us
Welcome to Phayul.com - Our News Your Views
Sat 28, Nov 2015 04:10 AM (IST)
Search:     powered by Google
Photo News
Statements &
Press Releases

Book Reviews
Movie Reviews
News Discussions
News Archives
Download photos from Tibet
 Latest Stories
Suspected Chinese spies tailed me on my trip to Philippines for Pageant: Miss Tibet
China to ‘educate’ monks against 'separatism' in Nangchen
Sikkim declares Dalai Lama's birthday 'restricted holiday'
Tibetan journalists tour media agencies
Tibetans in Nepal twice as pinched by the ongoing fuel crisis
German delegation for rights talk to visit TAR
Hu Yaobang celebrated, his legacy still in the shadows
Human Rights Watch calls for independent probe into Xinjiang terror raid
Tibetans urge Canadian minister to make Tibet a core issue at COP21
India should not change its political path on Tibet: Kiren Rijiju
 Latest Photo News
His Holiness the Dalai Lama leaves after accepting a long life prayer offering from four Tibetan organizations at the Tsuglakhang, Nov. 3, 2015 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
His Holiness the Dalai Lama watches as nuns participate in debate at the 21st Jang Gunchoe religious festival attended by over 300 nuns from India and Nepal. Tsuglakhang, Oct. 31, 2015, Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
TPIE Speaker Penpa Tsering speaks at the third Body, Mind and Life conference organised by the Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute at Mentseekhang Hall, Oct. 15, 2015 Phayul Photo: Kunsang Gashon
more photos »
Dalai Lama meets Danish PM, Foreign Minister
Phayul[Saturday, May 30, 2009 14:40]
By Tenzin Tsering

Danish Prime Minister plays host to the Tibetan leader, Friday, May 29, 2009. AFP photo
Danish Prime Minister plays host to the Tibetan leader, Friday, May 29, 2009. AFP photo
Dharamsala, May 30 - His Holiness the Dalai Lama called on the Danish Prime Minister Lars Løkke Rasmussen and Foreign Minister, Mr. Per Stig Møller, yesterday in two separate meetings upon his arrival in the Danish capital Copenhagen. Prime Minister Rasmussen said he was pleased to meet with the Tibetan leader.

Rasmussen said there are not many Buddhists in Denmark but many Danish people admire and have great respect for His Holiness. Denmark supports human rights for the Tibetan people, he said. His Holiness was accompanied at the meeting by his Secretary Tenzin Taklha and London-based Representative Mr. Tsering Tashi.

The 73 year old Tibetan leader left his north Indian home Thursday for Denmark to give teachings and a public talk on "Peace Through Inner Peace."

His Holiness said that all his trips abroad are spiritual and educational in nature and that in this connection he tries to fulfill his two main commitments of promoting warm-heartedness as a member of the same human family and inter-religious harmony as a religious practitioner, according to the Office of Tibet, London, which is coordinating His Holiness’ visit.

The meeting between His Holiness and the Danish Foreign Minister focused mainly on the Tibet situation, said Office of Tibet, London.

His Holiness is scheduled to address a press conference today. Tibetans and Danish supporters gave a warm welcome to His Holiness at his hotel. This is the Tibetan leader’s eighth visit to the Scandinavian country with the first taking place in 1973.
Print Send Bookmark and Share
  Readers' Comments »
Be the first to comment on this article

 Other Stories
Dalai Lama meets Danish PM, Foreign Minister
China to crack down on Internet bars: state media
Polish capital to honor Dalai Lama
Tibet complaint against Radio 4's Today upheld by BBC Trust
Photo Galleries
Phayul.com does not endorse the advertisements placed on the site. It does not have any control over the google ads. Please send the URL of the ads if found objectionable to editor@phayul.com
Copyright © 2004-2015 Phayul.com   feedback | advertise | contact us
Powered by Lateng Online