The Dalai Lama Comes to Birmingham

The Dalai Lama is coming to Birmingham this weekend. This will be his first visit to Alabama. His Holiness will be at two different events this weekend.

Beyond Belief Interfaith Moderated Discussion
The Alabama Theater, Oct. 25, 9 – 11 a.m.
This cooperative dialogue will take place between leaders of different religions and different religious sects. Sects to be represented include Tibetan Buddhism, Judaism, and both Catholic and Protestant Christianity. Tickets are required for this event and can be purchased online here. Each guest will go through multiple security checkpoints before entering the theater. Plan to arrive early.

An Afternoon with His Holiness The 14th Dalai Lama
Regions Field, Oct. 26, 2 p.m.
The afternoon will also feature the Alabama Symphony Orchestra. The event is free to the public, but you must have tickets to enter. Attendees should plan to arrive early.