Hall Center For The Humanities


Medicine Buddha
Dr. Dawa Dolma & Ngawangdhondup Narkyid

The Tibetan Ways of Medicine and Politics
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Tue., Apr. 25, 2006, 7:30pm - 10:00pm
Location: Hall Center Conference Hall
?The Tibetan Ways of Medicine and Politics? will feature two of the Dalai Lama?s personal associates. Dr. Dawa Dolma, the Dalai Lama?s personal physician, will address Tibetan medicine. Dolma is the director of Research and Development at the Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute in Dharamsala, India, site of the Tibetan government-in-exile.

Ngawangdhondup Narkyid, the Dalai Lama's official biographer will speak about his work for the government-in-exile and for the Dalai Lama. He has taught in universities throughout the world and is the inventor of the Tibetan typewriter. Ngawangdhondup is also considered a hero for his part in the March 20, 1959 uprising against the Chinese.

The lecture is co-sponsored by the Center for East Asian Studies, the Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures, and the History Department.
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