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The Kindness of Others
You are invited to join by Facebook Live: Tara Buddhist Center “The Kindness Of Others” Thursday May 27 7:30-8:30 pm CDT
Nicholas Ribushwas one of the first Westerners to be ordained as a monk in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition. A founder of Wisdom Publications, Ribush is today the director of the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive, a collection of thousands of teachings by Lama Yesheand Lama ZopaRinpoche, who pioneered the teaching of Tibetan Buddhismin the West.
After graduating from Melbourne UniversityMedical School in 1964, Ribush first encountered Buddhism at Kopan Monasteryin 1972. He was a Gelugmonk from 1974 to 1986. In 1975, with Lama Yeshe, he established the international publishing house, Wisdom Publications; in 1977, he established Tushita Mahayana Meditation Centre, New Delhi; and in 1989, Kurukulla Center, Boston. In 1996 he established the Lama Yeshe Wisdom Archive, Boston, which he now directs.
Ribush was a member of the FPMTboard of directors from its inception in 1983 until 2002.
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