The value of compassion and mutual support

His Holiness the Dalai Lama began his message, “On this 50th anniversary of Earth Day, our planet is facing one of the greatest challenges to the health and well-being of its people. And yet, in the midst of this struggle, we are reminded of the value of compassion and mutual support. The current global pandemic threatens us all, without distinctions of race, culture or gender, and our response must be as one humanity, providing for the most essential needs of all…” Yes, one humanity, like a large family. We must take care of the essential needs of each member of our family including mother earth.…/his-holiness-the-dalai-lamas-me… You can hear me interviewed on Stanford radio KZSU Stanford Radio on Wednesday, April 29 at 9:05 p.m. PDT (California), or download on the same day at