Wednesday 9 December
2.30 pm – 4.00 pm
The 2009 Parliament concludes with a ‘Call to Commitment and Action’ to foster harmony between communities, reverse climate change, alleviate poverty and support the self-determination of Indigenous peoples world-wide. The unique possibilities that religion and spirituality can contribute to ‘Make a World of Difference’ through dialogue, commitment, vision and service will be highlighted.
Performers will include the Australian Girls Choir, cellist Michael Fitzpatrick and the Gyuto Monks
His Holiness XIV Dalai Lama
His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama of Tibet, Tenzin Gyatso, is the spiritual and temporal leader of the Tibetan people and has received many international awards, including the 1989 Nobel Peace Prize.