IE 11 is not supported. For an optimal experience visit our site on another browser.
Dalai Lama receives 2012 Templeton Prize, gives away $1.7 million award
Dalai Lama, Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader, center left, with St. Paul's Cathedral Canon Pastor Reverend Michael Colclough, center right, waves as he arrives at St. Paul's Cathedral in London to receive the 2012 Templeton Prize awarded to him for encouraging scientific research and harmony among religions, on May 14.Sang Tan / AP
The Dalai Lama received the 2012 Templeton Prize for his work linking science and wider questions of faith and religion. The Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader was given the prize, which comes with $1.7 million, today at St. Paul’s Cathedral in London.