This fascinating wildlife film, screened over three days, follows a BBC natural history crew, under leading tiger expert Dr Alan Rabinowitz, to the Himalayan foothills of Bhutan, to collect evidence of the existence of tigers in this remote and sparsely-populated mountain kingdom. The timing of the screening seems particularly appropriate, 2010 being the Year of…
This April in London Ringu Tulku Rinpoche continued his commentary on the text by Karma Chakme on the Union of Dzogchen and Mahamudra. Once again an eclectic audience arrived to see Rinpoche, reflecting his all-encompassing appeal.
Book Review by Annie Dibble : The Open Road the Global Journey of the 14th Dalai Lama. Pico Iyer, 2008.
THE OPEN ROAD – the Global Journey of the 14th Dalai Lama. Pico Iyer, 2008. Vintage Departures, Random House, New York. In 1959 the 23 year old Dalai Lama arrived into Delhi having safely escaped Tibet. The low profile news reached a Hindu Brahmin from Bombay who was then Professor of Philosophy at Oxford University…