Lama Migmar Tseten has kindly offered to share his personal recollections of Dezhung Rinpoche and Gene Smith. This is a unique opportunity to hear, in an informal setting, about two extraordinary people who established the vision that is TBRC.
Saturday Ocotber 18th
Doors open at 6pm. Talk begins promptly at 7pm.
This event is free and open for all to attend. Light refreshments will be served.
Lama Migmar has served as Buddhist Chaplain to Harvard University since 1997. He graduated with an Acharya degree in 1979 from the Tibetan Institute of Sanskrit University in Varanasi, India, and was given the title Khenpo by His Holiness the Sakya Trizin for his scholarship and service to the Dharma.Lama Migmar served as head of the Sakya Center in Rajpur, India, and the Sakya Monastery in Puruwalla, India, from 1981 to 1989. During this time, in addition to caring for the well being of several hundred monastic residents, he reintroduced the original form of the geshe educational system of Tibet.Additionally, Lama Migmar supervised the editing and publication of over 50 rare volumes of Sakya literature including the 31 volumes of Sakya Lamdre and the rare Golden Manuscripts of the Five Founding Masters of Sakya. He founded Sakya Institute for Buddhist Studies in Cambridge, MA in 1990. He leads retreats at Buddhist centers throughout North America and Europe.
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