20 Tattoos Of His Holiness The 14Th Dalai Lama

The spiritual leader of the Tibetan people, His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, promotes happiness, compassion & non-violence.

Dalai Lama black and grey portrait tattoo by Jose Lopez
Dalai Lama black and grey portrait tattoo by Jose Lopez

“Love is the absence of judgment.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Full color Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Josh Richey
Full color Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Josh Richey

"What unites all beings is their desire for happiness." ― Dalai Lama XIV

Realistic black and grey Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Guy Tinsley, httpwiseguysink.co.uk
Realistic black and grey Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Guy Tinsley, httpwiseguysink.co.uk

“My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

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Realistic full color Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by KHAN
Realistic full color Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by KHAN

“If you think you are too small to make a difference, try sleeping with a mosquito.”  ― Dalai Lama XIV

Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Robert Pho
Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Robert Pho

“Silence is sometimes the best answer” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Beautiful Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Alexandre Dallier
Beautiful Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Alexandre Dallier

“Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Zhivko Baychev
Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Zhivko Baychev

“Choose to be optimistic, it feels better.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Alan Macambira
Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Alan Macambira

“Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them, humanity cannot survive.” ― Dalai Lama XIV, The Art of Happiness

Black and grey hand Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Colt Brown,tattoosbycolt.com
Black and grey hand Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Colt Brown,tattoosbycolt.com

“If you want others to be happy practice compassion; and if you want yourself to be happy practice compassion.” ― Dalai Lama XIV, The Art of Happiness

Realistic full color portrait tattoo by Valentina Ryabova (featured image)
Realistic full color portrait tattoo by Valentina Ryabova (featured image)

“A disciplined mind leads to happiness, and an undisciplined mind leads to suffering.” ― Dalai Lama XIV, The Art of Happiness

Dalai Lama portrait by Dave Allen at Preying Mantis Tattoo
Dalai Lama portrait by Dave Allen at Preying Mantis Tattoo

“Within all beings there is the seed of perfection. However, compassion is required in order to activate that seed which is inherent in our hearts and minds....” ― Dalai Lama XIV, The Art of Happiness

Dalai Lama portrait by stevomc tattoo-bewertung.deusersstevomc
Dalai Lama portrait by stevomc tattoo-bewertung.deusersstevomc

"Be kind whenever possible. It is always possible. " ― Dalai Lama XIV

Dalai Lama portrait by Ruger Tattoos
Dalai Lama portrait by Ruger Tattoos

“By mobilizing our thoughts and practicing new ways of thinking, we can reshape our nerve cells and change the way our brains work.” ― Dalai Lama XIV, The Art of Happiness

Dalai Lama portrait by Manda Ashby @hunnypiedead
Dalai Lama portrait by Manda Ashby @hunnypiedead

“Happiness is not something ready made. It comes from your own actions.” ― Dalai Lama

Dalai Lama portrait by Just-inART, just-inart.deviantart.com
Dalai Lama portrait by Just-inART, just-inart.deviantart.com

“Remember that sometimes not getting what you want is a wonderful stroke of luck.” ― Dalai Lama XVI

Full color realistic Dalai Lama portrait by SAKA, SakeTattoo
Full color realistic Dalai Lama portrait by SAKA, SakeTattoo

“When we meet real tragedy in life, we can react in two ways–either by losing hope and falling into self-destructive habits, or by using the challenge to find our inner strength.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Black and grey Dalai Lama portrait by Tony Robinson
Black and grey Dalai Lama portrait by Tony Robinson

“Take into account that great love and great achievements involve great risk.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Dalai Lama black and grey portrait by Tom Renshaw
Dalai Lama black and grey portrait by Tom Renshaw

“Only the development of compassion and understanding for others can bring us the tranquility and happiness we all seek.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Andy Engel's Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Leo Salzburg
Andy Engel's Dalai Lama portrait tattoo by Leo Salzburg

“The way to change others’ minds is with affection, and not anger.” ― Dalai Lama XIV

Dalai Lama black and grey portrait by Vond Barta, Lucky 13 Tattoo
Dalai Lama black and grey portrait by Vond Barta, Lucky 13 Tattoo

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