Buddhist Practice and Scientific Research: Ways of Knowing in Dialogue

We’re pleased to post video footage of our public panel discussion at the 2017 Summer Institute on Buddhism and Science, Putting the Buddhism/Science Dialogue on a New Footing. The panel event featured six notable panelists (in order of seating): Jack Petranker, JD, Director of Mangalam Research Center Francisca Cho, PhD, Department of Theology, Georgetown University

Mani stones

Beginning Tibetan Language

New beginning Tibetan Language course begins October 2017! Description: This beginning course in the classical Tibetan language will teach you the fundamentals needed to chant Tibetan liturgies, and enable you to improve your command of Dharma terms and concepts. The course will start with a systematic introduction to the Tibetan alphabet, rules of pronunciation, grammar,

1st International Tipitaka Chanting Program

MANGALAM CENTERS IS PLEASED TO HOST THE FOLLOWING EVENT: In honor of the Most Venerable Tarthang Tulku 79th Birthday, the Light of Buddhadharma Foundation International is organizing a Tipitaka Chanting at the Mangalam Centers temple from October 9-11, 2014. Bhikkhus from all over the East Bay and distinguished guests will gather at the to chant