Widening the Circle of Compassion
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About The Event
The reflections will be based on the book, A Truthful Heart by Jeffrey Hopkins, former translator for His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
This is an invitation to deepen our understanding of Equality and Compassion.
Venerable Sumati (Kabir Saxena) was born to an English mother and an Indian father and raised in both Delhi and London, attending Oxford University. He has a degree in Modern History. He met his main teachers Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche in 1979 and has been living and working in FPMT Centres almost ever since, including helping to establish Root Institute and serving as its Director for many years, before being ordained as a monk in 2002. He is currently the Spiritual Programme Coordinator at Tushita Delhi. Venerable Sumati has been teaching Buddhism to Westerners and Indians in India and Nepal since 1988 and presents the Dharma in an appropriately humorous and meaningful way for modern students.