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The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi

The Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi is an innovative thinker, philosopher, educator and a polymath monk. He is President & CEO of The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, a center dedicated to inquiry, dialogue, and education on the ethical and humane dimensions of life.

The Center is a collaborative and nonpartisan think tank, its programs emphasize responsibility and examine meaningfulness and moral purpose between individuals, organizations, and societies. The Center has six Nobel Peace Laureates as its founding members and its programs run in several countries and expanding.

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Through a Monk's Eye

Clouds come from time to time -
and bring to men a chance to rest
from looking at the moon. —Basho. Photo: Tibet. #tenzinpriyadarshi #throughamonkseye
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Clouds come from time to time -
and bring to men a chance to rest
from looking at the moon. —Basho. Photo: Tibet. #tenzinpriyadarshi #throughamonkseye
Orkhon Valley, Mongolia. #tenzinpriyadarshi #throughamonkseye

“Bodhichitta is the moon of the mind” -July 4th Full Moon 🌕 #gurupurnima #tenzinpriyadarshi #throughamonkseye ... See MoreSee Less

“Bodhichitta is the moon of the mind” -July 4th Full Moon 🌕 #gurupurnima #tenzinpriyadarshi #throughamonkseye

 

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It was amazing

Rev. Okonogi and VTPR, Vulture Peak, Rajgir, Nalanda. #tenzinpriyadarshi #Spiritualjoy ... See MoreSee Less

Rev. Okonogi and VTPR, Vulture Peak, Rajgir, Nalanda. #tenzinpriyadarshi #spiritualjoy

 

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Really enjoyed reading your book and all the Rajgir mentions!!🙏🙏❤️

नम म्योहो रेंगे क्यो बहुत सुंदर बहुत सुंदर

Old friends!

Very nice

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To the most sublime guru; the source of joy and wisdom; Voice of hope and optimism; Illuminating our paths even in the darkest times.
May you be healthy! May you live long! Wishing you a very happy 85th birthday #GuruPurnima @dalailama #tenzinpriyadarshi #thegreatfourteenth
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To the most sublime guru; the source of joy and wisdom; Voice of hope and optimism; Illuminating our paths even in the darkest times. 
May you be healthy! May you live long! Wishing you a very happy 85th birthday #gurupurnima @dalailama #tenzinpriyadarshi #thegreatfourteenth

 

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Very nice photo.

Om mani padme hung!

Is there a sweeter face on the planet!❤️🌹❤️

❤️

🙏🙏🙏

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Impermanence is pervasive. There’s beauty in that recognition. Impermanence allows for change, growth and creativity. Photo: Lotus in Kyoto, Japan. #tenzinpriyadarshi #throughamonkseye ... See MoreSee Less

Impermanence is pervasive. There’s beauty in that recognition. Impermanence allows for change, growth and creativity. Photo: Lotus in Kyoto, Japan. #tenzinpriyadarshi #throughamonkseye
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