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I have been thinking a lot lately about happiness – specifically, that happiness is far more within our reach than many of us realize. We tend to go ‘out there’ looking for happiness. We look for it in people, places, and things. We look for it in adventure and excitement and intensity. We look for

Spotlighted this week in the Institute’s Personal Freedom Series: Freedom Heroes is the Dalai Lama, spiritual leader of the Tibetan people and symbol of Tibet’s hopes for freedom. Dedicated to promoting basic human values, fostering inter-religious harmony, and championing and the welfare of the Tibetan people, the Dalai Lama espouses powerful lessons for us all.

Personal freedom is a liberated life experience. It’s a state of being in which one is self-determined and self-directed. It’s the ability to choose, to explore, to dream, to self-define, to be who one authentically is and to be unapologetic about it. It’s a state of mind. It’s a way of life! The ‘fruits’ of