His Holiness the Dalai Lama Visits Kailua High School – “Cultivating Unbiased Compassion”

Students at Kailua High School welcome His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama to their campus. Pictures courtesy of Pillars of Peace.

Kailua High School students were honored with a visit from His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet on Monday morning.

Students from Kailua High School perform a welcome hula for
His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet.

The school was chosen for its unique curriculum, which emphasizes compassion, intellectual thinking and conflict resolution.

One of three lucky Kailua High School Students chosen to greet His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet and welcome him to Kailua High School

Staying consistent with his message of nonviolence, His Holiness the Dalai Lama warned against bullying and encouraged students to manage destructive emotions through mental strength.

Students perform an oli aloha, a welcome chant, for His Holiness

Students from the eighth to twelfth grades asked thoughtful questions selected from a pool of more than 800.

Hawaii State Teacher of the Year Chad Miller opened up the Q & A with His Holiness

The high school sent the Dalai Lama off with a gift of a peace quilt and a paddle.

His Holiness addresses 850  students at Kailua High School on the topic of “Cultivating Unbiased Compassion.”

To listen to what His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet said to the students at Kailua High School click here: “Cultivating Unbiased Compassion”.

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