Canadian Tibetan Association of Ontario

August 15, 2007 11:07 ET

CTAO: Learning the Art, His Holiness the Dalai Lama Teaches Happiness in Toronto

Public Talk at Rogers Centre, October 31, 2007

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 15, 2007) - The Canadian Tibetan Association of Ontario (CTAO) has invited His Holiness the Dalai Lama on this special occasion to address the people of Toronto. President of CTAO, Mr. Norbu Tsering states, "we are thrilled to host this visit by our spiritual and temporal leader His Holiness the Dalai Lama; he is admired and respected worldwide as a man of peace and compassion but we are also very proud that he will be returning here as a Canadian Citizen."

Awarded the third only honorary Canadian Citizenship in 2006 and most notably the Nobel Peace Prize in 1989, the Dalai Lama is a strong advocate for non-violence, inter-religious understanding and universal responsibility.

"The Art of Happiness" Public Talk at Rogers Centre
October 31st 2007, 4:30 pm (gates open at 2:30 pm)

Tickets go on sale today at 10:00 am at all Ticketmaster outlets
and are available online at or by calling
(416) 872-1111. Ticket prices are $30, $40 and $50. For groups of
10 or more, tickets may be obtained by calling Group Sales at
(416) 341-2255.

Event details and media accreditation forms are available at

A complete schedule of His Holiness's agenda in Toronto will be made available soon. A press conference is scheduled closer to the date of His Holiness' visit.

Please do not hesitate to contact us for any additional information.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    The Canadian Tibetan Association of Ontario (CTAO)
    Namgyal Nangsetsang
    (416) 558-7405
    The Canadian Tibetan Association of Ontario (CTAO)
    Estelle Halbach
    (416) 571-5524