Hungary makes Dalai Lama honorary citizen
Tibetan spiritual leader stresses on the importance of peace and dialogue.
Budapest: Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, was made an honorary citizen of Budapest during his seventh visit to the Hungarian capital, where he is on a three-day tour.
He stressed the importance of peace and dialogue as he accepted the honour from Budapest`s Mayor Gabor Demszky.
He also gave lectures on Saturday at the Laszlo Papp Stadium.
On Monday, the Dalai Lama will meet with members of the Hungarian Parliament and the Hungary-Tibet Friendship Association.
He will also meet with the vice-president of the European Parliament Laszlo Tokes.
The Dalai Lama`s last visit to Budapest was in 2000.