TROUBLE IN TIBET – “MARCH OF LIVING HOPE”

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TROUBLE IN TIBET – “MARCH OF LIVING HOPE”

‘Trouble in Tibet’ dates back to 1950 and Tibetans began their very long “March of Living Hope” in March 1959 following National Uprising against ‘Trouble in Tibet’. Tibetan Journey is far from over. If words can give any comfort, I ask Tibetans to continue this Journey with Patience and Perseverance until their “March of Living Hope” reaches its final destination.

Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4162 USA

SPECIAL FRONTIER FORCE

TROUBLE IN TIBET – REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT NATIONAL PRAYER BREAKFAST – “MARCH OF LIVING HOPE”

On behalf of Special Frontier Force I thank The White House(whitehouse.gov) for sharing with me ‘Remarks by the President at National Prayer Breakfast’. We join the President in this “March of Living Hope” to resolve ‘Trouble in Tibet’.

Rudranarasimham Rebbapragada
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-4162 USA

SPECIAL FRONTIER FORCE

THE WHITE HOUSE PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA

The White House

Office of the Press Secretary

For
Immediate Release
February 05,
2015
Remarks by the President at National Prayer Breakfast
Washington Hilton
Washington, D.C.
9:13 A.M. EST

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you. Well, good morning. Giving all
praise and honor to God. It is wonderful to be back with you here. I
want to thank our co-chairs, Bob and Roger. These two don’t always agree
in the Senate, but in coming together and uniting us all in prayer, they embody
the spirit of our gathering today.
I also want to thank everybody who helped organize this breakfast. It’s
wonderful to see so many friends and faith leaders and dignitaries. And
Michelle and I are truly honored to be joining you here today.
I want to offer a special welcome to a good friend, His Holiness the Dalai
Lama — who is a powerful example of what it means to practice compassion, who
inspires us to speak up for the freedom and dignity of all human beings.
(Applause.) I’ve been pleased to welcome him to the White House on many
occasions, and we’re grateful that he’s able to join us here today.
(Applause.)
There aren’t that many occasions that bring His Holiness under the same roof
as NASCAR. (Laughter.) This may be the first.
(Laughter.) But God works in mysterious ways.
(Laughter.) And so I want to thank Darrell for that wonderful
presentation. Darrell knows that when you’re going 200 miles an hour, a
little prayer cannot hurt. (Laughter.) I suspect that more than
once, Darrell has had the same thought as many of us have in our own lives —
Jesus, take the wheel. (Laughter.) Although I hope that you kept your
hands on the wheel when you were thinking that. (Laughter.)
He and I obviously share something in having married up. And we are so
grateful to Stevie for the incredible work that they’ve done together to build a
ministry where the fastest drivers can slow down a little bit, and spend some
time in prayer and reflection and thanks. And we certainly want to wish
Darrell a happy birthday. (Applause.) Happy birthday.
I will note, though, Darrell, when you were reading that list of things folks
were saying about you, I was thinking, well, you’re a piker. I mean, that

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