Sun, Aug 20|
Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art
Tibetan Methods for Preventing Stroke/Epilepsy • Dr. Chok Tenzin Monlam
Dr. Chok Tenzin Monlam - free
Time & Location
Aug 20, 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Jacques Marchais Museum of Tibetan Art, 338 Lighthouse Ave, Staten Island, NY 10306, USA
About the event
Meditation, and methods for the prevention of stroke and epilepsy
Dr. Chok Tenzin Monlam is an accomplished teacher who earned his Ph.D. at the University of Delhi. He has dedicated his career to the study and translation of the Tibetan language in contemporary society.
Dr. Chok is a longtime practitioner -- and a highly respected instructor-- in Buddhist meditation and Tibetan yoga. His education was under the guidance of many of the great masters of the Tibetan Buddhist schools. Dr. Chok is also trained in yoga from the Bon and Indian traditions.
Ordained by HH the Dalai Lama, Dr. Chok practiced as a Tibetan monk for 10 years before adopting the life of a practicing academic, teacher and healer. As the Head of the Research and Translation Department at the Library of Tibetan Works and Archives in Dharamshala, India he taught a wide range of modalities from Tibetan language classes to Tibetan yoga and Buddhist philosophy.