Brilliant film directed by Martin Scorsese. It is based on the life and writings of the 14th Dalai Lama, the exiled political and spiritual leader of Tibet. (www.dalailama.com) Learn the basic ways of living a monk’s life, Buddha’s teachings and their struggle to keep their own identity alive.
Indian guard on the border: “May I ask, are you the Lord Buddha?”
Dalai Lama: “I think that I am a reflection, like the moon on water. When you see me, and I try to be a good man, you see yourself.”