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
http://news.sfzc.org/content/view/709/52/

 

Dali Lama Honors the 2009 Unsung Heroes of Compassion
http://voices.yahoo.com/dalai-lama-honors-2009-unsung-heroes-compassion-3188808.html

 

Sydney Tibetan presented with “Unsung Heroes of Compassion” award by Dalai Lama in California USA
http://www.tibetcustom.com/article.php/20090425233237296

 

Dalai Lama honors Unsung Heroes of Compassion
http://www.examiner.com/article/dalai-lama-honors-the-2009-unsung-heroes-of-compassion

 

Dalai Lama Honors 49 heroes of compassion; honorees from 13 countries in San Francisco for event
http://amistadinternational1.blogspot.com/2009/04/dalai-lama-honors-49-heroes-of.html

 

Dr. Geoffrey Tabin named “Unsung Hero of Compassion” at ceremony with the Dalai Lama
http://www.cureblindness.org/news/news-item/?tx_ttnews[tt_news]=68&tx_ttnews[backPid]=12&cHash=5dad4605d4

 

Rajan Kaur receives a special award from HH Dalai Lama
http://buddhas-smile-school.org/2009/05/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.
http://www.haaretz.com/print-edition/features/israel-s-unsung-female-heroes-1.277546