Author(s): Sofia Stril-Rever
A small book with a very large message.In this impassioned, eloquent manifesto for the future of the world, the Dalai Lama appeals to us to rethink the way we live-* Become 'elite athletes of compassion'* Support each other to solve economic and social injustice* Women, take up the special role that's yours* Love the earth by sharing - not destroying - it. * Encourage peace both within, and all around, you Bringing his wisdom and experience to the complex problems he sees all around, the Dalai Lamachallenges us to solve them through nothing less than a radical revolution.
His Holiness the Dalai Lama is the spiritual leader of Tibet. The world's foremost Buddhist leader, he travels extensively, speaking eloquently in favour of altruism and compassion, respect for the environment and, above all, world peace. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989.Sofia Stril-Rever is a Buddhist scholar and Sanskrit expert. She lives in France and acts as an interpreter for the Dalai Lama.