The film received the best film award at the Delhi International Film festival on December 27, 2013.
Dr. Kulkarni said, for her, the Dalai Lama is a reincarnation of Lord Buddha and Mahatma Gandhi, so she prefers to call him ‘Guru’ instead.
"It is important to invite Buddhist practitioners from other countries and discuss on the practices on their sects," said the Dalai Lama.
The 7-day workshop is aimed to broaden the knowledge of Tibetan history, culture, religion, democracy, and the present situation inside Tibet.
He also said that Buddhism is the key that unifies Tibetans, and praised the monks who returned to Tibet to teach Buddhism to Tibetans inside Tibet.
According to the organizing committee of this teaching, about thirty thousand followers from over 60 countries had registered for the teaching including people from Tibet and China.
The teaching is expected to begin on December 25 till January 3, 2014 for a duration of ten days.
The teaching was held at Kempinski Hotel in Delhi on December 23, 2013.
Mr. Penpa Tsering visited Tibetan communities in seven states including Minnesota, Chicago, Washington DC, New York, New Jersey, Vermont, and Wisconsin.
Tsultrim Gyatso becomes the 125th Tibetan to set himself on fire to protest against the Chinese government since February 2009.
The workshop is attended by women settlement officers and secretaries along with some new staffs in the Central Tibetan Administration.
Professor Sharma was born in a teacher's family in 1923, and has published over 30 books in various languages including Hindi, English, Urdu, Punjabi, and Pahari.