Dalai Lama Visits Jacques Marchais Museum in Staten Island, NYC

The Dalai Lama visited the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art in 1991. The visit to the Jacques Marchais Museum, located in Staten Island, NYC, was a very unique experience. Meg Ventrudo, the director of the museum, briefly discusses the visit to the museum. In this interview, Meg points out that the Dalai Lama “felt [...]

September 7th, 2014|Categories: Dalai Lama|

Things to Do In Staten Island: Part 1

This is a multipart blog about the things to do in Staten Island. In this part, we look at visiting the Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art during the summertime. The Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art is located at the top of Lighthouse Hill (Lighthouse Avenue) in Staten Island. The surroundings make this an [...]

July 23rd, 2014|Categories: Things To See in Staten Island|

Meditation Classes in NYC: Visit Staten Island

If you are interested in taking meditation classes or learning meditation in NYC, there is a very unique place to do this. For all of those who live in Manhattan, there is “life” outside of your borough (and I am not referring to Brooklyn). Nestled in the “forgotten” borough of Staten Island is one of [...]

July 16th, 2014|Categories: Meditation|