Dalai Lama speaking at Capitol on Saturday

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The Dalai Lama will speak on the U.S. Capitol's West Lawn on Saturday morning in an effort to continue his message of world peace.

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His speech, "A Talk for World Peace," will begin at 9:30 a.m.

The Dalai Lama is in Washington for an 11-day Buddhist ritual, known as a kalachakra, drawing followers from America, Asia and Europe.

He relinquished his political power with Tibet's government-in-exile in May.

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