A teaching given prior to a ceremony for generating the mind of enlightenment (bodhicitta).
A talk on how compassion and universal responsibility lead to a peaceful world
The development of compassion as the key to a happier and more successful world
Compassion as the core value of all the world's religions
A commentary on Chapter 8—the chapter titled "Meditation"—of Shantideva's Bodhicaryavatara (A Guide to the Bodhisattva's Way of Life)
His Holiness the Dalai Lama gave these preliminary teachings at the Kalachakra Initiation, 1989.