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The Tibetan View of the Mind with Venerable Geshe Lhakdor (Video)
Date: May 9, 2012
Running Time: 00:32:46
Discover the Tibetan Buddhist view of the mind with Geshe Lhakdor. He discusses how awareness and sensory information (sight, sound, smell, taste, and touch) are perceived through different forms of consciousness, and how Buddhist practitioners investigate their inner mental experiences to better understand their experience of the world around them.
Experience life After Dark, an evening series exclusively for adults that mixes cocktails, conversation, and playful, innovative science and art events. Not a theater, cabaret, or gallery, After Dark contains aspects of all three. Each evening showcases a different topic--from music to sex to electricity--but all include a cash bar ... More »

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Discover the Tibetan Buddhist view of the mind with Geshe Lhakdor. He discusses how awareness a ...