It was a sight to behold as hundreds of children cutting across socio-economic strata gathered to seek the blessings of world humanitarian icon His Holiness The Dalai Lama in Delhi. This happened at the inaugural session of Smile Foundation’s special initiative “The World of Children – Seeing the world through their eyes” that aims to bring together privileged and underprivileged children on one platform and encourage them to build a better world. His Holiness spread the message of peace, compassion, kindness and universal responsibility among the children, leaving them inspired with his wise words.
Here are a few gems from the session:
“In any society there is huge gap between rich and poor. And the poor people are always left behind. It is very sad. We are all same human beings. If you go to a brain specialist and ask him the difference between two brains he will say there is no difference. People will say you are backward, you cannot learn, you cannot become of the same level. But it is only a question of opportunity. When we get the opportunity