The Dalai Lama is a successor in a line of tulkus, who are believed to be incarnations of Avalokitesvara (Bodhisattva of Compassion). ‘Dalai’ is a Mongolian word that means ‘ocean’, while the Tibetan word ‘lama’ means ‘guru’ or ‘teacher’. The 14th Dalai Lama was born in a farmer’s family in a remote part of Tibet and is today one of the most popular religious leaders in the world. He has been spreading the message of peace and acceptance through his various speeches across the globe. We’ve picked some of his meaningful quotes for you.