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Tibetan Language Class – Padma Samye Ling – August 1-7

August 1 - August 7

Tibetan Language Class
Padma Samye Ling

August 1-7 (Mon-Sun)

A seven-day course led by Prof. Philippe Turenne, this introduction to the basic structure and principles of Tibetan grammar will provide a base for continued learning. Morning and afternoon classes for participants will focus on conversational Tibetan, pronunciation, and basic reading skills, as well as practical techniques for consulting Tibetan dictionaries. Materials will be provided. Additional opportunity to learn and practice writing Tibetan calligraphy, as well as typing in Tibetan script. There will be simple at home exercises following the conclusion of the class.

 


 

In person only

 


 

PBC members: $271
Non-members: $312

 

This includes both Shared Dorm accommodations and Meals.

 

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Philippe has been a devoted student of the Venerable Khenpo Rinpoches since he was a teenager. He completed a BA in religious studies at McGill University, then earned a PhD there in Buddhist studies under the supervision of Professors Thupten Jinpa and Victor Hori. In 2011, he moved to Nepal to join the faculty of the Rangjung Yeshe Institute (RYI), where he taught various courses in the BA and MA programs. From 2018 to 2020, he served as principal of the RYI.

 


 

Details

Start:
August 1
End:
August 7
Website:
www.padmasambhava.org

Venue

Padma Samye Ling, NY
618 Buddha highway
Sidney Center, New York 13839
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Phone:
6078658068
Website:
www.padmasambhava.org

Organizer

Padma Samye Ling, NY
Phone:
6078658068
Email:
jowozegyal@catskill.net
Website:
www.padmasambhava.org