His Holiness the Dalai Lama Among Deepak Chopra’s “Seven Most Powerful Teachers”

Via on Nov 21, 2009
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In a new feature for Forbes, Deepak Chopra names his “Seven Most Powerful Teachers”. Among them is His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama of Tibet, about whom Chopra says:

He is world-famous as the face of Eastern spirituality. His life embodies every truth he speaks, but he also works tirelessly to advance knowledge of the brain in its higher functions. His abiding lesson is about compassion.

About Reverend Danny Fisher

Rev. Danny Fisher, M.Div., D.B.S. (Cand.), is a professor and Coordinator of the Buddhist Chaplaincy Program at University of the West in Rosemead, CA. He was ordained as a lay Buddhist minister by the Buddhist Sangha Council of Southern California in 2008. In addition, he is certified as a mindfulness meditation instructor by Naropa University in association with Shambhala International. A member of the National Association of College and University Chaplains, he serves on the advisory council for the Upaya Buddhist Chaplaincy Training Program. In addition to his work for elephant journal, he is a blogger for Shambhala Sun. He has also written for Tricycle: The Buddhist Review, Religion Dispatches, The Journal of Buddhist Ethics, The Journal of Religion & Film, Eastern Horizon, New York Spirit, Alternet's Wiretap Magazine, and other publications. His award-winning website is http://www.dannyfisher.org

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6 Responses to “His Holiness the Dalai Lama Among Deepak Chopra’s “Seven Most Powerful Teachers””

  1. It's an interesting but quirky list, and I was disappointed not to find an explanatory article accompanying the slideshow.

    Bob Weisenberg
    http://YogaDemystified.com

  2. It's an interesting but quirky list, and I was disappointed not to find an explanatory article accompanying the slideshow.

    Bob Weisenberg
    http://YogaDemystified.com

  3. It's an interesting but quirky list, and I was disappointed not to find an explanatory article accompanying the slideshow.

    Bob Weisenberg
    http://YogaDemystified.com

  4. It's an interesting but quirky list, and I was disappointed not to find an explanatory article accompanying the slideshow.

    Bob Weisenberg
    http://YogaDemystified.com

  5. This is a good article, I was wondering if I could use this piece of writing on my website, I will link it back to your website though. If this is a problem please let me know and I will take it down right away.

  6. [...] is hard to be loving in a world that is full of anger and sadness. Look at the Dalai Lama; this is a man who says that his religion is kindness and yet he gets turned down by world leaders [...]

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