Robert Thurman

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Scholar, author, and former Tibetan Buddhist monk, Bob Thurman has lectured all over the world. The first Westerner to be ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist monk at the age of 24 and a student of the Dalai Lama in Dharamsala, Bob is currently Professor of Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies at Columbia University. He is a prolific translator and writer of both scholarly and popular works, including The Tibetan Book of the Dead, Essential Tibetan Buddhism, and Inner Revolution: Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Real Happiness.

Country:United States
City/town:New York
Courses:Four Thoughts That Turn the Mind
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