PROFESSOR ROBERT THURMAN
On inner peace in the Indo-Tibetan Buddhist tradition and his new book, Why the Dalai Lama Matters: His Act of Truth as the Solution for China, Tibet, and the World
Robert Thurman is the Je Tsong Khapa Professor of Indo-Tibetan Buddhist Studies at Columbia University (the first endowed chair in this field of study in the United States). He is also the co-founder and president of Tibet House-New York. His latest book entitled, Why the Dalai Lama Matters presents a peace plan for Tibet based on the vision of His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
Sponsored by the Tibet Center and the Center for Technology, Innovation and Community Engagement at Columbia University (CTICE).