26
JUL
2012

Thubten Chodron

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thubtencThubten Chodron was ordained as a Buddhist nun in the Tibetan tradition in 1977 and has studied and practiced the Dharma under the guidance of H.H. Dalai Lama and other Tibetan masters for many years.

She is the founder and abbess of Sravasti Abbey, (Washington State). She is active in interfaith dialogue and prison work. Venerable Chodron teaches worldwide.

She is the author of Open Heart, Clear Mind; Buddhism for Beginners; and many other titles.

 

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Executive Director, Prison Mindfulness Institute, Prison Dharma Network
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