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A renowned spiritual leader of our time, the Dalai Lama embodies courage, compassion and wisdom. He has been in exile ever since 1959 when the Chinese occupied his homeland Tibet.As Rabbi Joy Levitt explains in the following film clip, many Jews sympathize with the plight of Tibetans and their exile.

Rabbi Irwin Kula, Rabbi Joy Levitt, Rabbi Rachel Cowan, and Amichai Lau-Lavie, founder of The Storahtelling Company, discuss the meeting with the Dalai Lama, the role of meditation in Judaism, and what it means to be a Jew in America today.