The Dalai Lama – One of My Favorite Prayers


“One of My Favorite Prayers” is the second single from the album called “Inner World”. 

The new track contains a verse by Shantideva (an eighth-century Indian scholar) that His Holiness quotes “sometimes a hundred times” a day: “For as long as space endures, and for as long as living beings remain, until then may I too abide to dispel the misery of the world.”

Here is the first single, “Compassion”:

Inner World features a guest appearance from acclaimed sitar player Anoushka Shankar (daughter of Ravi Shankar).

Inner World Track List

1. “The Buddha”
2. “One Of My Favourite Prayers”
3. “Compassion”
4. “Courage”
5. “Ama La”
6. “Healing”
7. “Wisdom”
8. “Purification”
9. “Protection”
10. “Children”
11. “Humanity”

Here’s the Rolling Stone article about “One of My Favorite Prayers”