Links to Articles about our 2009 Event
Dr. Grace Dammann is a long-time resident of San Francisco Zen Center’s Green Dragon Temple, known more familiarly as Green Gulch Farm, a Buddhist temple as well as an organic farm and garden.
Grace’s talk at the event
Dali Lama Honors the 2009 Unsung Heroes of Compassion
Sydney Tibetan presented with “Unsung Heroes of Compassion” award by Dalai Lama in California USA
Dalai Lama honors Unsung Heroes of Compassion
Dalai Lama Honors 49 heroes of compassion; honorees from 13 countries in San Francisco for event
Dr. Geoffrey Tabin named “Unsung Hero of Compassion” at ceremony with the Dalai Lama
Rajan Kaur receives a special award from HH Dalai Lama
Israel’s unsung female heroes
This year, the Dalai Lama’s award went to two local women: Dr. Galia Sabar for her work on and with African migrant workers, and Ibtisam Mahammed for promoting peace.