11 September 2007

Dalai Lama to visit SOS Children's Village in Austria

11/09/2007 - The children, mothers and staff at SOS Children's Village Hinterbrühl, near Vienna, are waiting in suspense and delight, since the Dalai Lama is to visit their village on 17 September, just two days after the 50th anniversary of the opening of their village - the largest SOS Children's Village in Europe.

25 years ago: the 14th Dalai Lama and Hermann Gmeiner formed a friendship - Photo: A. Gabriel

The Dalai Lama with Gmeiner and the current President of SOS Children's Villages, Helmut Kutin - Photo: A. Gabriel