Events Tagged Thupten Jinpa

Conversations on Compassion with Thupten Jinpa

Written By CCARE Staff
  • May 21, 2015 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

485 Lasuen Mall, Stanford, CA 94305 United States

About This Event In this dialogue CCARE’s founder and director, Dr. James Doty, will ask Thupten Jinpa  about his life’s work and what role compassion may have played. This event is an hour-long dialogue followed by questions from the audience. The talk will be recorded and posted to CCARE’s  YouTube Channel and website several weeks after the (more…)

Blog Posts Tagged Thupten Jinpa

Most English speakers who have attended the teachings of the Dalai Lama have actually heard his wisdom through the voice of Thupten Jinpa, who has served as translator for His Holiness since 1985. A highly trained Buddhist scholar and practitioner in his own right, Jinpa’s monastic training at the Shartse College of Ganden culminated in the distinguished Geshe Lharam degree. …


Stanford Report BY CYNTHIA HAVEN L.A. Cicero   James Doty, left, director and founder of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education, and the Dalai Lama at the morning lecture at Maples Pavilion. “I want to stand to see more faces,” the 75-year-old Dalai Lama said, refusing a chair to address the capacity crowd in Maples Pavilion Thursday. …


Why the Dalai Lama comes to Stanford

Written By CCARE Staff

The Dalai Lama returns this week on his third visit to Stanford in recent years, but it’s more than palm trees and sunshine that draw him to the heart of Silicon Valley. It’s the research. Stanford’s Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education (CCARE, pronounced “see care”) is at the forefront of a growing movement to bring the tools of psychology and neuroscience …