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Tibet Our Country with Ven. Thubten Chodron la - October 14th, 9:15 AM

posted Sep 25, 2018, 3:17 PM by NWTCA President   [ updated Oct 1, 2018, 8:37 AM ]

བོད་ལྗོངས་ང་ཚོའི་ཕ་ཡུལ།   Tibet Our Country:

Talk by Venerable Thubten Chodron la

Venerable Thubten Chodron la is an author, teacher, and the founder of Sravasti Abbey; one of the first Tibetan Buddhist training monasteries for Western nuns and monks in the US. She graduated from UCLA and did graduate work in education at USC. Ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist nun in 1977, she has studied extensively with His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tsenzhap Serkong Rinpoche and Kyabje Zopa Rinpoche. She received full ordination as a bhikshini in 1986.

Ven. Chodron teaches worldwide and is known for her practical explanations of how to apply Buddhist teaching in daily life. She has published many books on Buddhist philosophy and meditation and is currently co-authoring with His Holiness the Dalai Lama a multi-volume series of teachings on the Buddhist path, The Library of Wisdom and Compassion. The second volume, The Foundation of Buddhist Practice, was published May 2018. Visit for a media library of her teachings and to learn more about Sravasti Abbey.

When: October 14th, 2018

Time: 9:15 AM – 10 AM

During Morning Prayer and Assembly

Topic: “How to Live a Meaningful Life”

College and High School students are recommended to come. Ani la will be speaking in English.