The 14th and current Dalai Lama, Tenzin Gyatso, like previous Dalai Lamas, is a figure of unification of the state of Tibet. He represents Buddhist values and traditions.
He has just released a new book, ‘Our Only Home’, which is a call to action for leaders and individuals to move now to combat climate change.
He speaks to Krish about his worries for our planet, Tibet’s relations with the rest of the world and his views on the global pandemic.
Watch more of our explainer series here – https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLXjqQf1xYLQ6bu-iixvoFTVsiXQVlVniX
Get more news at our site – https://www.channel4.com/news/
Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Channel4News/
Twitter – https://twitter.com/Channel4News