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Press and Film Critics:

"Fire up this DVD and prepare to be amazed..."

- Ross Robertson, EnlightenNext Magazine

"A stunning tour-de-force... An intimate glimpse into the Dalai Lama’s life"

- Amy Wong, LA Yoga Magazine

"An extraordinary portrait of His Holiness at work... Some of the best comic scenes in any new film out there right now."

- Bob Graham, San Francisco Bay Times

“Brilliant and heartfelt… A transformational experience. The Director knocked it out of the park with this film.”

- Kristin Carlson, KZSC Radio Santa Cruz, CA

"A rare film that captures something almost inexpressible."

- Losang Gyatso, Voice of America (VOA) News

"If you're searching for something to inspire you, look no further than this film."

- William Brownridge, Toronto Film Scene

Trailer #1: Dalai Lama AWAKENING Film

Trailer #2: Dalai Lama AWAKENING Film

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Receive all four films in the Dalai Lama Film Collection for a profound exploration of the inner journey of personal transformation:

1) ‘Dalai Lama Awakening’ (narrated by Harrison Ford)

2) ‘Dalai Lama’s Compassion in Action’

3) ‘Dalai Lama Renaissance’ (narrated by Harrison Ford)

4) ‘Dalai Lama Renaissance Vol 2: A Revolution of Ideas

William Brownridge No avatar Film Critic, Toronto Film Scene
" Powerful... If you're searching for something to inspire you, look no further than this film. "
Kristin Carlson No avatar Radio Host, KZSC Radio Santa Cruz, CA
" Brilliant and heartfelt… [The Director] knocked it out of the park [with this film]… a transformational experience. "
Thom Hartmann No avatar National TV & Radio Host and Author
" Brilliant moviemaking… A powerful and compelling message. "
Losang Gyatso No avatar Voice of America (VOA), Tibetan Service Chief
" A rare film that captures something almost inexpressible. "
Gary M Silvia No avatar The Dudespaper
" Dalai Lama Awakening is a powerful ride… that transforms itself into a moment of awakening. "
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