The Dalai Lama's Cat

The Dalai Lama's Cat

David Michie

“‘Oh! How lovely! I didn’t recognize you had a cat!’ she exclaimed.

I am constantly stunned what number of people make this statement. Why may still His Holiness not have a cat?

‘If in basic terms she may possibly speak,’ persevered the actress. ‘I’m convinced she’d have such knowledge to share.’

And so the seed used to be planted . . .

I started to imagine that maybe the time had come for me to put in writing a booklet of my own—a booklet that might show the various knowledge I’ve discovered sitting now not on the ft of the Dalai Lama yet even nearer, on his lap. A ebook that may inform my very own story . . . how i used to be rescued from a destiny too grisly to consider to turn into the consistent significant other of a guy who's not just one of many world’s maximum religious leaders and a Nobel Peace Prize Laureate but additionally a dab hand with a can opener.”


Starving and pitiful, a mud-smeared kitten is rescued from the slums of recent Delhi and transported to a existence she can have by no means imagined. In a gorgeous sanctuary overlooking the snow-capped Himalayas, she starts off her new existence because the Dalai Lama’s cat.

Warmhearted, irreverent, and clever, this cat of many names opens a window to the internal sanctum of lifestyles in Dharamsala. A tiny secret agent gazing the consistent movement of personal conferences among His Holiness and everybody from Hollywood celebrities to philanthropists to self-help authors, the Dalai Lama’s cat presents us with insights on how to define happiness and which means in a hectic, materialistic global. Her tale will placed a grin at the face of a person who has been blessed via the kneading paws and bountiful purring of a cat.

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