The Dalai Lama started a two day teaching on Lamtso Namsum, Tsongkhapa's “The Three Principal Aspects of the Path”, at the request of a group of Vietnamese at the Tsug-Lag-Khang temple in Dharamsala, India on July 1, 2013.
The teaching is attended by approximately 5000 people from 59 countries including 223 people of Vietnamese nationality.
The Dalai Lama spoke in length about the significance of religious harmony, while incorporating various Buddhist philosophies.
In an interview with Nun Tenzin Yangchen, the translator at the teaching, she said that people from all walks of life from Vietnam were present at the teaching.
The teaching will be broadcasted live online on www.dalailama.com, and would consist of simultaneous translation in six different languages.