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2020

The Less Anxious Buddhist
Dr David K. Komodo Kittay
April 23 | Online: https://vimeo.com/411831130/56c3c7ad25
May 7 | Online: https://vimeo.com/416658249/6137368793

Advanced Meditation and Tibetan Mindfulness
Lama Surya Das
April 19 | Online
https://vimeo.com/410283014/6f76910ce6

The Art of Breathing
Mary Reilly Nichols

Session 1 of 4 (January 17): How to Breathe: Optimal Breathing Practices for Life, Meditation, and Stress Managementhttps://vimeo.com/385609556/97151d8d89
Session 2 of 4 (February 14): Meditation on the Heart with Sound Meditation (with Franck Raharinosy and Mary Reilly Nichols): https://vimeo.com/395752341/70f30aaf48
Session 3 of 4 (March 6): Exploring Tantric Breath Practices: https://vimeo.com/396448909/0c9846da5a
Session 4 of 4 (April 10) | Online: Themes from the Kularnava Tantra – Breath as Your Inner Teacher: https://vimeo.com/407609851/4377270530


Life and Teachings of Tsongkhapa: The Renaissance Man of Tibet

Robert Thurman

Session 1 of 4: March 4: https://vimeo.com/395728356/eaf748cd2e
Session 2 of 4: March 11: https://vimeo.com/397182549/c157c472d4
Session 3 of 4: March 18: https://vimeo.com/400406815/cbffcc4fe4
Session 4 of 4: March 25: https://vimeo.com/400945026/82c294afd0

2019

Buddhism, Tibet, and the Four Nobler Truths
Robert Thurman
Friday, November 15; 7-9PM: https://vimeo.com/373987785/68f6ca915f

Mindful Meditation for Distorted Emotions
Geshe Thupten Dorjee
Monday, October 21, 2029: https://vimeo.com/370395329/9cb03c1f4e

Dalai Lama’s “Force for Good” Program – Psychedelics, Mysticism, and Enlightenment
Drs. Anthony P. Bossis, Anya Loizaga-Velder, and Prof. David Komodo Kittay
Wednesday, October 9, 2019: https://vimeo.com/365626730

Embodying Your Heroic Self: Role-Modeling Imagery and Deep Transformation
Joe Loizzo, M.D., Ph.D.
6 Mondays, 7-9pm | September 9, 16, 23, 30, October 7 & 14, 2019

Mindfulness and Beyond
Sharon Salzberg, Mark Epstein and Robert Thurman
Saturday, September 7, 2019: https://vimeo.com/359527011/da91947afd

The Platform of Joy
Sharon Salzberg, Mark Epstein and Robert Thurman
Friday, September 6, 2019: https://vimeo.com/359371867/2bc47a3e82

H. H. the Dalai Lama’s Force for Good – UNIT 4
Unit 4: Special program with Lelung Rinpoche and Robert Thurman

May 24, 2019: https://vimeo.com/338882723/89d1b3a41f


H. H. the Dalai Lama’s Force for Good – UNIT 3
Unit 3: Real Healing: How Buddhism and Psychotherapy Can Help Each Other.
Mark Epstein and Robert Thurman

March 22, 2019: https://vimeo.com/326325833/906cd4b05a


H. H. the Dalai Lama’s Force for Good – UNIT 2
Unit 2: Hindu Buddhist Paths of Devotion: Cherishing Divine Wisdom and Compassion Through Chanting and Mantra
Krishna Das and Robert Thurman

Session 1 of 3 – March 6, 2019: https://vimeo.com/321992358/69ec906949
Session 2 of 3 – March 20, 2019: https://vimeo.com/325643805/8fe8e979d7
Session 3 of 3 – March 27, 2019: https://vimeo.com/327994854/f00aece0b4


H. H. the Dalai Lama’s Force for Good – UNIT 1
Unit 1: First the Bottom Falls Out: Experiential Yoga; Time and Reincarnation; and Simulation and The Singularity
Dr. David Komodo Kittay, Columbia University

Session 1 of 3: Nobody Home: Hermes, the Burning House, and the Flashlight
February 1, 2019: https://vimeo.com/315236600/96593678b4

Session 2 of 3: Time, Quantum Gravity, and Reincarnation
February 13, 2019: https://vimeo.com/315236600/96593678b4

Session 1 of 3: Singularity and Simulation: Back Door to Enlightenment?
February 27, 2019: https://vimeo.com/315236600/96593678b4


Cultivating Wise Compassion: Seven Steps to Transforming Your Life and World
Scott Tusa
Session 1 of 6 (01/28/2019): https://vimeo.com/314027119/a0071549fd
Session 2 of 6 (02/04/2019): https://vimeo.com/315665649/2bb945c88f
Session 3 of 6 (02/11/2019): https://vimeo.com/318226488/c2bd618f91
Session 4 of 6 (02/25/2019): https://vimeo.com/320754911/7e23e7e9f4
Session 5 of 6 (03/04/2019): https://vimeo.com/321771519/6a375b04d7
Session 6 of 6 (03/11/2019): https://vimeo.com/323185773/66d91b2021


2018

‘Soul Dog’ Booksigning
Elena Mannes, Cindy Brody and Prof. Robert ThurmanGeshe Pema Dorjee
December 19, 2018
Link: https://vimeo.com/307506130/b5d65b1411

How to Practice: The Way to a Meaningful Life
Geshe Pema Dorjee
Class 1 of 2 (11/30/2018): https://vimeo.com/303805160/3bce0ba5cb
Class 2 of 4 (11/31/2018): https://vimeo.com/304167135/98073b0012
Class 3 of 4 (12/04/2018): https://vimeo.com/304626800/4f2ba5d8ab
Class 4 of 4 (12/05/2018): https://vimeo.com/304167135/98073b0012

World Peace Sand Mandala
Monks of Tashi Kyil Monastery, India
October 28-31, 2018 at Tibet House US
Link: https://vimeo.com/299307227/19217a47aa

Gradual Awakening: Book Launch, Ritual and Signing
Dr. Miles Neale
September 12, 2018
Link: https://vimeo.com/289905525

Becoming Your Own Therapist: Contemplative Psychology for Everyday Life
Dr. Miles Neale
Class 1 of 6: https://vimeo.com/259011608/839eef4497
Class 2 of 6: https://vimeo.com/260068438/65c5e60096
Class 3 of 6: https://vimeo.com/260988277/74f46d2f14
Class 4 of 6: https://vimeo.com/262043899/e34e57d45b
Class 5 of 6: https://vimeo.com/263178389/e09ec9f9f9
Class 6 of 6: https://vimeo.com/264155851/f465fb4aff

Workshop with Mark Epstein, Sharon Salzberg and Robert Thurman – Class 1 of 2
May 11, 2018
Title: From Anxiety, Addiction and Depression to Love, Relief and Understanding: A Buddhist Approach
Teachers: Mark Epstein, Sharon Salzberg and Robert Thurman
Link: https://vimeo.com/269660571/67aec00a13

Workshop with Mark Epstein, Sharon Salzberg and Robert Thurman – Class 2 of 2
MAY 12, 2018

Title: Facing the Ego
Teachers: Mark Epstein, Sharon Salzberg and Robert Thurman
Morning session: https://vimeo.com/269714385/48e2b9d653
Afternoon session: https://vimeo.com/269870741/c2a18809be


Title: The Sakya Tradition and It’s Contributions to Tibetan History, Culture, and Buddhism
Teacher: His Holiness the Sakya Trichen
Date and Place: April 27 at Tibet House US
Link: https://vimeo.com/267285740/b203e230e1


Title: His Holiness the Dalai Lama ‘s Force for Good
Presenter: Robert A. F. Thurman
Date and place: February 14, 21, 28, and April 4, 11, 18, 25 at Tibet House US

Part 1: This Magical World of Shakyamuni Buddha as Revealed by Vimalakirti
February 14 – Intro, How to Build a Buddhaverse and Buddhist Nondual Physics
Link: https://vimeo.com/255980010/acbed0772a

February 21 – Consolation of the Invalid – Selflesnes, Emptiness, Relativity, and Nonduality
Link: https://vimeo.com/257006797/24a6221af5

February 28 – The Inconceivable Liberation, and the Feminine Wisdom
Link: https://vimeo.com/258133041/25dcf6c4eb

Part 2: Buddhist Ethics and the World Crisis: Counsel for Kings (Ratnavali)
April 4 – The Ethics of Restraint and The Evolutionary Basis
Link: https://vimeo.com/263377633/e7b0ba410a

April 11 – The Ethics of Evolutionary Skill in Goodness
Link: https://vimeo.com/264477845/585bed09ab

April 18 – The Ethics of Transformation and Power
Link: https://vimeo.com/265647354/6ee3357997

April 25: The Ethics of Cool Revolution
Link: https://vimeo.com/267225305/c76f9fb218


Title: Becoming Your Own Therapist: Contemplative Psychology for Everyday Life
Presenter: Dr. Miles Neale

March 5: https://vimeo.com/259011608/839eef4497
March 12: https://vimeo.com/260068438/65c5e60096
March 19: https://vimeo.com/260988277/74f46d2f14
March 26: https://vimeo.com/262043899/e34e57d45b
April 2: https://vimeo.com/263178389/e09ec9f9f9
April 9: https://vimeo.com/264155851/f465fb4aff


2017

  1. 1. Title: Book Launch – Man of Peace Graphic Novel
    Presenter: Michael Burbank, William Meyer, Robert Thurman
    Date and Place: March 15, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Brief Description: Book launch followed by Q&A with the presenters.
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/209417243/37f34890c0


  2. 2. Title: Force for Good – H. H. DALAI LAMA’S A FORCE FOR GOOD: BUDDHIST SCIENCE SOURCES FOR PRACTICES BEYOND RELIGION
    Ancient and Modern Teacher’s Training Continued
    Presenter: Robert A. F. Thurman
    Date and Place: 2017, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: Five class series
    Video Link:
  3. https://vimeo.com/202939100/958dd4f048
  4. https://vimeo.com/208035579/c8615c3096
  5. https://vimeo.com/209132983/c6f1e2631f
  6. https://vimeo.com/209756067/d8f851d8d6
  7. https://vimeo.com/210781247/c88ddc39a1

  8. 3. Title: Guided Practice: Tibetan Rejuvantion Day Two with Nida Chenagtsang & Robert Thurman
    Presenter: Nida Chenagtsang & Robert Thurman.
    Date and Place: June 2016, Menla
    Brief Description: Guided Practice: Tibetan Rejuvantion.
    Video Link: https://youtu.be/tXMPKiJkD34


  9. 4. Title: Chinese Pre-1949 Official Records Overwhelmingly Show that Tibet Was Never Part of China
    Presenter: Hon-Shiang Lau
    Date and Place: April 14, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: Book launch followed by Q&A with the presenters.
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/213717409/a5f5ca4410


  10. 5. Title: Conversation with Robert Thurman & Daniel Goleman (Moderated by Jason Hollander)
  11. Presenter: Robert Thurman & Daniel Goleman
  12. Date and Place: May 2017, Tibet House US
  13. Brief Description: Robert Thurman and Daniel Goleman are longtime friends of the Dalai Lama. They discussed what they’ve learned from His Holiness, why his perspective matters, his vision for the world, and the similarities and differences between their recent books MAN OF PEACE (Thurman) and A FORCE FOR GOOD (Goleman). Jason Hollander is co-host of the popular MEDITATE THIS!
  14. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/215704031

  15. 6. Title: A Dharma Talk by Phakyab Rinpoche – Meditation Saved My Life
  16. Presenter: Phakyab Rinpoche
  17. Date and Place: June 23 at Tibet House US
  18. Brief Description: A Dharma Talk by Phakyab Rinpoche – Meditation Saved My Life
  19. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/223158608/89124ec673

  20. 7. Title: Establishing Equanimity: Identifying and Transforming Negative Emotions
  21. Presenter: Khen Rinpoche Lobzang Tsetan
  22. Date and Place: November 3, 2017 at Tibet House US
  23. Brief Description: Buddhist teaching on Establishing Equanimity
  24. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/241765748/50bc8f09c9

  25. 8. Title: H. H. Dalai Lama’s “Force for Good” Continuation Buddhist Scientific, Ethical & Psychological Educational Practices (8 sessions)

A continuation of our course to further H. H. the Dalai Lama’s contemporary world initiatives, from His Holiness’ American Institute of Buddhist Studies and Mind and Life science dialogues (Universe in a Single Atom) and His creation of Abhidharma 2.0 through the “Science for Monks” programs, his “secular ethics” (Ethics for the New Millennium and Beyond Religion), His nonviolent approach to conflict resolution, including His Nobel Peace Laureate activities to seek dialogue and a win-win reconciliation with China in the face of the ongoing ethnicidal policies in Tibet (Freedom in Exile and Man of Peace: The Illustrated Life Story), along with his emphasis on positive activism (A New Reality: Charter of Universal Responsibility), and finally,  His opening up the study of the esoteric Tantras through his 34 Kalachakra Grand Initiations (The Kalachakra Initiation, Tantra in Tibet, and other such works). The “root text” for this fall will be Dr. Bo Jiang’s translation of Bodhisattva Maitreya’s Sublime Continuum, with commentary and supercommentary, along with selections from various other works in English translation, as well as passages from works of His Holiness. Some readings will be available for purchase, others provided online to enrollees The course can be taken as a whole, in units of three or four, or one by one.

  1. Session 1 of 8
    Title: Introduction to the fall course: What is a Buddha? Bodhisattva Maitreya’s Sublime Continuum (Uttara Tantra)’
    Teacher: Robert Thurman
    Date: September 13, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Recording: https://vimeo.com/233885212/cfbf272ad1

  2. Session 2 of 8

    Title: What is the Dharma? Reality and Its Access throu
  3. gh Teaching.
    Teacher: Robert Thurman
    Date: September 20, 2017
    Recording(only audio):https://soundcloud.com/user-798523275/force-for-good-with-robert-thurman-september-20-2017/s-4xNcj

  4. Session 3 of 8

    Title: Building Sangha and Community.
    Teacher: Ven. Thubten Chodron
    Date: October 4, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Recording: https://vimeo.com/236923869/10b54baffd
  5. Session 4 of 8
    Title: The Buddha Soul, Nature, Essence, Element, or Womb
    Teacher: Robert Thurman
    Date: October 11, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Recording: https://vimeo.com/238089688/1626df41e3
  6. Session 5 of 8
    Title: The Buddhist Tantras; The Esoteric Community (Guhyasamāja) Anuttarayoga Tantra
    Teacher: Robert Thurman
    Date: November 1, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Recording: https://vimeo.com/241021060/716c2f4de1
  7. Session 6 of 8
    Title: What is the Creation Stage? The Emptiness that is Form.
    Teacher: Prof. Robert Thurman and Dr. Thomas Yarnall
    Date: November 8, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Recording: https://vimeo.com/242119575/39d490dcf5
  8. Session 7 of 8
    Title: What is the Perfection Stage? Buddhahood in One Lifetime out of Many
    Teacher: Prof. Robert Thurman
    Date: November 15, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Recording: https://vimeo.com/243374971/e471fe2723
  9. Session 8 of 8
    Medicine Buddha: Buddhist Inner Sciences
    Teacher: Prof. Robert Thurman
    Date: November 29, 2017 at Tibet House US
    Recording: https://vimeo.com/245391030/2625a59d70

  10. 9. Title: Teachings on Je Tsongkhapa’s Three Principal Aspects of the Path – Renunciation

  11. Presenter: Geshe Pema Dorjee
    Topic: Renunciation
  12. Date and Place: : Wednesday, December 13, 2017
  13. Recording: https://vimeo.com/247337070/49c6a436b8
  1. 2016
  • 1. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD INTRO: The Life and Deeds of Shakyamuni Buddha
  • Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
  • Date and Place: January 6, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class one
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/193654683/0a7a46780e

  • 2. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Key Pali Suttas- Samanapala, Kevaddha Sutta, Tevijja Sutta, Agannya Sutta
  • Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
  • Date and Place: January 13th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class two
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/193756854/ed0cf35dab

  • 3. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Compassion Training
  • Presenter: Elizabeth Pyjov
  • Date and Place: January 27th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class three
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/194099791/e74934a4b1

  • 4. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Vipassana, Loving Kindness and Real Love – touching on Metta Sutta
  • Presenter: Sharon Salzberg
  • Date and Place: January 27th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class four
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/193606259/f33bec8f96

  • 5. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Vipassana, Mindfulness and Therapy – Satipatthana Sutta
  • Presenter: Dr. Mark Epstein
  • Date and Place: February 3rd, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class five
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/184554443/954b11fd9d

  • 6. Title: Equanimity – Living a Balanced Life
  • Presenter: Sharon Salzberg
  • Date and Place: February 5th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: A discussion on what equanimity is and isn’t, and meditations which aid in its cultivation
  • Video Link:
  • https://vimeo.com/174829029/2e8a6c4e5a
  • https://vimeo.com/174872167/4e95949e05

  • 7. Title: Shantideva’s Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of LIfe
  • Presenter: Geshe Pema Dorjee
  • Date and Place: February 9th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: In this six part series, Geshe Dorjee examines The Guide to the Bodhisattva’s Way of Life, and gives commentary on ultimate Bodhicitta, emptiness and what it means to generate the mind for full awakening in the Mahayana Buddhist context.
  • Video Link:
  • https://vimeo.com/170080654/f02f56a710
  • https://vimeo.com/170080659/ac59d8a089
  • https://vimeo.com/170080657/bfeec8f075
  • https://vimeo.com/170080655/71fee39851
  • https://vimeo.com/170080656/36c8c6bc19
  • https://vimeo.com/170080658/fb558ccad9

  • 8. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Transcendent Wisdom – Prajnaparamita (Heart Sutra) and Nagarjuna
  • Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
  • Date and Place: March 2nd, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class seven
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/193703485/d5c7c13dd4

  • 9. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Flower Ornament, Lotus, Pure Land Sutras and Asanga
  • Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
  • Date and Place: March 9th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class eight
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/193725019/2b63cd525d

  • 10. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Bodhicitta and Compassion
  • Presenter: Khen Rinpoche Lobzang Tsetan
  • Date and Place: March 16th, 2016
  • Brief Description: Class nine
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/194545136/a32ecb8cf6

  • 11. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Buddhist Ethics – Nagarjuna’s Jewel Rosary
  • Presenter: Dr. Tom Yarnell
  • Date and Place: March 23rd, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class ten
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/194122929/202f447ef0

  • 12. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Our Precious Adversaries – a new perspective on patience and kindness
  • Presenter: Khen Rinpoche Lobzang Tsetan
  • Date and Place: March 30th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class eleven
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/161238629/01f84ec269

  • 13. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Madhyamaka – Lam Rim
  • Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
  • Date and Place: April 6th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class twelve
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/162126383/00164cd633

  • 14. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Essence of True Eloquence
  • Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
  • Date and Place: April 13th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description:Class thirteen
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/162971400/1266de895f

  • 15. Title: Indo- Tibetan Buddhist Ethics
  • Presenter: Dr. Tom Yarnall
  • Date and Place: April 14th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Presented by Jewel Heart NYC and Tibet House US, the program included topics such as ethical practices and commitments progressively developed within each of the three Buddhist Vehicles (the Individual, Universal, and Tantric Vehicles).
  • Video Link:
  • https://vimeo.com/164758139/b1cf157172
  • https://vimeo.com/164758155/d830a9f580
  • https://vimeo.com/164758142/114058a8f9
  • https://vimeo.com/164758159/33c2247d33

  • 16. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: The Nalanda University Tradition in India
  • Presenter: Dr. Tom Yarnall
  • Date and Place: April 20th, 2016, Tibet House US
  • Brief Description: Class fourteen
  • Video Link: https://vimeo.com/164135568/5500b2315c

  • 17. Title: Two Truths Seen from the Three Vehicle Perspective
    Presenter: Geshe Thupten Kunkhen
    Date and Place: 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: Geshe Khunken examines the various meanings of “truth” in relation to the three Buddhist schools.
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/164135568/5500b2315c


  • 18. Title: Two Truths Seen from the Three Vehicle Perspective
    Presenter: Geshe Thupten Kunkhen
    Date and Place: 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: Geshe Khunken examines the various meanings of “truth” in relation to the three Buddhist schools.
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/164135568/5500b2315c


  • 19. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: The Guhyasamja Tantra
    Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman and Dr. Tom Yarnell
    Date and Place: 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: 15th class from the Force for Good series
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/164610596/518bb9348c


  • 20. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Cakrasamvara Tantra
    Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
    Date and Place: 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: 16th class from the Force for Good series
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/166591682/589a70d800


  • 21. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Kalchakra Yogas – Sadhana and Intuition chapters
    Presenter: Dr. Robert A.F. Thurman
    Date and Place: 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: 17th class from the Force for Good series
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/166591682/589a70d800


  • 22. Title: Mind and Awareness
    Presenter: Geshe Thupten Kunkhen
    Date and Place: 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: Geshe Thupten Kunkhen explores the contextual meaning of “awareness” in relation to Tibetan Buddhism.
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/167018691/47e76d4362


  • 23. Title: FORCE FOR GOOD: Mantra and Chanting – Anjushrinamasamgiti
    Presenter: Shri Krishna Das with Dr. Robert A. F. Thurman
    Date and Place: 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: Class eighteen (final class in Spring 2016 Force for Good series)
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/171773039/bbe0a73169


  • 24. Title: Good New Brodcast Interview at His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s Birthday Celebration
    Presenter: Paul Sladkus and Ganden Thurman
    Date and Place: July 6, 2016, Tibet House US
    Brief Description: 15th class from the Force for Good series
    Video Link: https://vimeo.com/176471113/fad7f404be

  1. 2015
  2. 1. Title: His Holiness the Dalai Lama visits Tibet House US
  3. Presenter: His Holiness the Dalai Lama, Tibet House Staffs and many friends
  4. Date and Place: July 11th, 2015, Tibet House US
  5. Brief Description:  His Holiness the Dalai Lama visits Tibet House US and speaks about the importance of Tibetan culture
  6. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/162375837/bd60c2255e

  7. 2. Title: Recording Artist Tenzin Choegyal Visits Tibet House
  8. Presenter: Tenzin Choegyal
  9. Date and Place: October 15th, 2015, Tibet House US
  10. Brief Description: Singer songwriter Tenzin Choegyal talks about working with Phillip Glass on a new film score.
  11. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/174375593/ecebb01262

  12. 3. Title: Meeting The Tibetan Book of Death
  13. Presenter: Robert A.F. Thurman
    Date and Place: October 2015, Tibet House US
    Brief Description:
  14. A presentation of the Buddhist perspective on Death & Dying by Tibet House US President Robert AF Thurman. Includes a reading & guided meditations from the Bardo Thodol (བར་དོ་ཐོས་གྲོལ) ‘Tibetan Book of The Dead: Liberation through Understanding in the Between’. Recorded at the Tibet House US Retreat ‘Death & Deathlessness: Buddhist Insights & Practices for Life, Death & the In-Between with Robert AF Thurman & Dale Borglum at Menla Mountain Retreat in Phoenicia New York.Video Link: https://youtu.be/W2xJNrbZlHM

  1. 4. Title: Fearless Heart Book Launch with Thupten Jinpa
  2. Presenter: Thupten Jinpa & Robert A.F. Thurman
  3. Date and Place: May 5th, 2015, Tibet House
  4. Brief Description: The talk was recorded at Tibet House in support of Thupten Jinpa, the principal English translator to His Holiness the Dalai Lama, of his 2015 self-authored book,  A Fearless Heart: How the Courage to Be Compassionate Can Transform Our Lives.
  5. Video Link:https://vimeo.com/171822610/bf55fc2062

  1. 2014 & earlier
  1. Teaching by H. H. the Dalai Lama on Je Tsongkhapa’s Essence of True Eloquence
    His Holiness the Dalai Lama
    November 3 & 4, 2014 at Beacon Theater, NYC
    November 3 – Morning Session: https://vimeo.com/216509662/f9e34ddcae
    November 3 – Afternoon Session: https://vimeo.com/216518242/6b9de06932
    November 4 – Morning Session: https://vimeo.com/216527034/1405e4c5bd
    November 4 – Afternoon Session: https://vimeo.com/216555373/87b725bba3

  2. Title: Profound Wisdom & Vast Compassion
    Presenter:
    Robert A.F. Thurman

  3. Date and Place: September 24th, 2014
  4. Brief Description: Tsong Khapa’s Tengyur text, Essence of True Eloquence, is discussed her as preparation for the 2014 Beacon Theater teachings given by the H.H. the Dalai Lama.
  5. Video Link:
  6. https://vimeo.com/171822611/35882739d0
  7. https://vimeo.com/171822613/aee424176d
  8. https://vimeo.com/171822614/b4926d780a

  9. Title: Banquet of Sutras
  10. Presenter: Robert A.F. Thurman & Ganden Thurman
  11. Date and Place: Tibet House US NY, April 10th, 2013
  12. Brief Description: Robert Thurman and Ganden Thurman discussed about Sutras and Shastra
  13. Video Link:
  14. https://vimeo.com/174267617/3557e01a06
  15. https://vimeo.com/174267835/e1e062cd31

  1. Title: Newark Peace Education Summit: Peace in the Home Panel (Part 1
  2. Presenter: His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama, Shirin Ebadi, Jody Williams, Nancy Black, David Kerr, Somaly Mam, Marian Schreck, Sam Tsemberis, Lavar Young, Yvonna Wade, Robert A.F. Thurman
  3. Date and Place: May 13th, 2011
  4. Brief Description: The panel of public figures and internally recognized scholars discuss the importance of peace in the home.
  5. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/171788409/c9e36a95ae

  6. Title: Newark Peace Education Summit: Peace Within
  7. Presenter: His Holiness the XIVth Dalai Lama, Shirin Ebadi, Jody Williams, Deepak Chopra, Roshi Joan Halifax, Rabbi Michael Lerner, Tao Porchon Lynch, Wilbert Rideau, Mahishan Gnanseharan, Robert A.F. Thurman.
  8. Date and Place: Newark NJ, May 13th, 2011
  9. Brief Description: These public figures and scholars discuss the relationship between inner peace and world peace.
  10. Video Link:
  11. https://vimeo.com/162568236/eb1effc403
  12. https://vimeo.com/162568259/31424b3de1

  13. Title: Creating Buddhas – The Making and Meaning of Fabric Thangkas
  14. Presenter: Isadora G. Leindenfrost, Glenn Mullin, China Galland, Leslie Rinchen, Wongmo and Robert A.F. Thurman, April 28th, 2008
  15. Brief Description: Director Isadora Gabrielle Leindenfrost sheds light not only on the artistic history and tradition of Thangka painting, but also speaks to its applicable value within the context of Buddhist philosophy.
  16. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/171936170/34329ff9a2

Title: Tibet Remembered: Eyewitness Account by Tibetan Elders
Presenter: Tibet Oral History Project.org
Date and Place: January 1st, 2008
Brief Description: 10 Tibetans describe the history of Tibet through their own experiences.
Video Link: https://vimeo.com/169922187/0ca88a4708


  1. Title: His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama and Tibet House US present: Ethics in the New Millennium
  2. Presenter: His Holiness the Dalai Lama and TIbet House US
  3. Date and Place: September 23rd, 2003
  4. Brief Description: A co-production of Tibet House U.S. in New York, and Link TV, the program brings together one of the world’s most important spiritual leaders with renowned journalists, economist, environmentalists and politicians to discuss the ethical dilemmas of the new millennium.
  5. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/189796920/7d12d6d4a6

  6. Title: Man Alive

  7. Presenter: T.H. Thomson
  8. Date and Place: January 1st, 1999
  9. Brief Description: Robert Thurman talks about the meaning of “Inner Revolution.” Produced by Frank Faulk
  10. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/161651504/24b225f68d

  11. Title: CNN: World View Feature
  12. Presenter: His Holiness the Dalai Lama & Robert A.F. Thurman
  13. Date and Place: New York, May 8th, 1998
  14. Brief Description: The story speaks to the internal unrest and struggle on sect of Buddhism has with regard to their practices and ritual
  15. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/163689710/96762aaf51

  16. Title: Time Life’s Lost Civilizations, Tibet: The End of Time
  17. Presenter: NBC Network
  18. Date and Place: June 7th 1995
  19. Brief Description: TV broadcast featuring the history and significance of the Dalai Lama and Tibetan culture (segment includes Robert A.F. Thurman)
  20. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/161539604/fc29b4d3d7

  21. Title: Harvard University Interview
  22. Presenter: His Holiness the Dalai Lama & Robert A.F. Thurman
  23. Date and Place: Harvard University, August 5th 1981
  24. Brief Description: Robert A.F. Thurman interviews the Dalai Lama during his first visit to Harvard University
  25. Video Link: https://vimeo.com/161539492/cc91e22257