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Robert A. F. Thurman has 1 upcoming event.

Jun
2
CSS Book Club -- June 2016
Center for Sacred Sciences, Thursday, June 2 at 2:30pm
Book Club -- June 2016 -- something by Robert A. F. Thurman

Hosted by the Center for Sacred Sciences Library
When: Thursday, June 2, 2016
Time: 2:30 – 3:30 pm
Where: 5440 Saratoga Street, Eugene, OR 97405, USA

Description: For June's meeting we will discuss the works Robert A. F. Thurman. Thurman is professor of Buddhist Studies at Columbia University, and co-founder of Tibet House in New York. We have a number of works he has translated, as well as some of his teachings and DVDs. Many are also available at the Eugene Public Library:

Love Your Enemies: How to Break the Anger Habit & Be a Whole Lot Happier with Sharon Salzberg
Circling the Sacred Mountain: A Spiritual Adventure Through the Himalayas
Inside Tibetan Buddhism
Infinite Life: Awakening to Bliss Within

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Robert A. F. Thurman has 1 media appearance.

Jun
17
A conversation with Robert Thurman about Buddhism
Charlie Rose, Thursday, June 17, 2004
Robert Thurman

A conversation with Robert Thurman of Columbia University about Buddhism and his book (timspalding)

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Robert Thurman has dedicated his life to the study and preservation of Tibet's spiritual and cultural heritage. He is cofounder of Tibet House US, the Joy Tsong Khapa Professor of Buddhist Studies at Columbia University, translator and author of several key works of Tibetan literature and analysis, and the first American ordained as a Tibetan monk. [adapted from Why the Dalai Lama Matters (2008)]
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