Teaching of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

Hallenstadion, Zürich

Sunday, 23.09.2018

07.00 a.m. Door opening, security check

08.45 a.m. Please be in your seats

09.00 a.m. to 12.00 noon Teaching of His Holiness the Dalai Lama

13.00 p.m. Door closing

Organized by Tibetan Community in Switzerland & Liechtenstein and Tibet Institute Rikon


His Holiness the Dalai Lama teaches on three of his favorite texts:

  • Nagarjuna’s “Precious Garland of the Middle Way” (uma rin-chen treng-wa)
  • Kamalashila’s “Middling Stages of Meditation” (gom-rim bar-pa)
  • Thokme Sangpo’s “37 Practices of a Bodhisattva” (gyal-sey lag-len so-dun-ma)


Tickets can be purchased at www.ticketcorner.ch
Please click here

Categories and ticket prices

Category 1   CHF 88
Category 2   CHF 75
Category 3   CHF 65
Category 4   CHF 45
Category 5   CHF 38


Children aged 2 years and above require a regular ticket.


Tickets for persons with wheelchairs are only sold under
info@ticketcorner.ch or 0900 800 800 (CHF 1.19/min.)

Monks and Nuns

Monks and nuns may contact the Tibet Bureau in Geneva for teaching tickets

The Tibet Bureau
Place de la Navigation 10
CH-1201 Geneva
Tel.: +41 22 738 79 40
E-Mail: info@tibetoffice.ch

Non-profit event

All income from the sale of tickets shall be incurred for the teaching program. His Holiness the Dalai Lama never accepts an honorarium for his teaching and public talks. Whatever is left after all costs are paid, will be donated to charities.


 The Teaching of His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be translated into

  • English
  • German

In order to listen to the translations, we are providing a receiver with earphone for each participant (included in the ticket price).

Travel directions

Event location

Hallenstadion, Wallisellenstrasse 45, 8050 Zürich-Oerlikon

Travel directions

We kindly ask you to use environmentally friendly transportation for your travels.

Security advice

In order to make the event a success for all, we request all visitors to pay close attention to our security advice:

  • Please arrive 90 minutes prior to the start of the event to allow for sufficient time for security checks
  • Hallenstadion will open from 07:00 a.m.
  • Please take your seat in the main hall at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the event
  • No big bags or big backpacks may be brought into the Hallenstadion (maximum DIN A4 size)
  • You can drop your luggage at the luggage room (“Abgabestelle”) outside the hall for a fee
  • No animals may be brought to this event
  • The following items must not be brought into the Hallenstadion:
    • All sorts of food
    • Glass items
    • Spray bottles
    • Firecrackers or other pyrotechnic articles
    • Flammable, corrosive or foul-smelling liquids
    • Banners, flags or flyers
    • Weapons of any kind, or any other sharp items
    • Professional cameras (subject to decision by our stewards)
    • Liquids: one PET bottle of max. 50 cl per person is allowed (no glass or metal bottles)