| Apr 20, 2012
| 1:29 PM
His Holiness the Dalai Lama will speak on "Peace of Mind in Troubled Times" at the Long Beach Arena at 1:30 p.m. Saturday.
Tickets for the D.L.'s appearance are $20, $37, $64 and $94.
You can get tickets at Ticketmaster or the Arena box office at 300 E....
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:26 PM
LONG BEACH, Calif. (KTLA) -- The Dalai Lama spoke before a crowd of the faithful at the Long Beach Convention Center on Saturday afternoon.
The theme of his talk was "Peace of Mind in Troubled Times."
The Dalai Lama touched on the subject of spreading...
| Apr 23, 2012
| 7:32 PM
Former President Jimmy Carter opened the World Summit of Nobel Peace Laureates Monday with a challenge to young people to stand up against unnecessary wars and hold the U.S. government accountable for making preemptive strikes.
“For the last 60...
| Apr 25, 2012
| 2:16 PM
Nobel Peace Laureates closed their summit in Chicago Wednesday by appealing to the world’s youth to pursue a better future. Meanwhile, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama added that the future of the relationship between Tibetans and the Chinese is...
| May 5, 2012
It had only been a few years since Adam Yauch had found fame as the in-your-face rapper and bass player MCA in the transgressive, boundary-breaking trio the Beastie Boys.
But in 1992 he was searching for something else, traveling in Nepal to snowboard...
| May 21, 2012
| 7:39 AM
Some of the bravest people in the world can be found at BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport.
Vaclav Havel of the Czech Republic. Archbishop Desmond Tutu of South Africa. The Dalai Lama.
These and many other figures are featured in a photo exhibit organized to...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 1:40 AM
After winning a one-year artist residency at Studio 18 in Pembroke Pines, Miami artist NFN Kalyan moved into his rent-free studio in September. Already, he's sharing the space with "Nelson" (as in Mandela) and "Kim" (as in Kardashian).
The former South...
| Sep 5, 2012
| 8:04 AM
El flautista puertorriqueño Néstor Torres es ampliamente conocido por su virtuosismo como intérprete del jazz latino.
Pero ahora se está abriendo camino en otra faceta, que tiene que ver con la gastronomía.
Torres es ahora "curador musical" en un...
| Jun 24, 2012
The Huston Smith Reader
Edited with an introduction by Jeffery Paine
University of California Press: 280 pp., $29.95
A restless curiosity about the sacred dimensions of life drove Huston Smith to seek...
| Jun 24, 2012
What's your ideal spot for meditation and pondering the big questions? An ashram on the Ganges? A monastery in the desert? The sofa in the den? Wherever it is, make sure you have the following Huston Smith titles with you — for support and...