August 06, 2009

The Dalai Lama to be honored in Memphis

Dalai LamaFrom the Memphis Commercial Appeal online:

The Dalai Lama, spiritual leader and head of the government-in-exile of Tibet, will receive the International Freedom Award from the National Civil Rights Museum Sept. 23.

Basketball great Julius Erving will receive the museum's "Legacy Award" four days later, while Myrlie Evers-Williams, widow of murdered civil-rights activist Medgar Evers and former NAACP chairwoman, will receive the "National Freedom Award."

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James Shaheen's picture

Here is the web address of the National Civil Rights Museum:

http://www.civilrightsmuseum.org/home.htm

Pansy Swinson's picture

Please tell us the time and how much it will cost to attend.
Buddhist Learning Center
Eads TN. 38028