Category Archives: Ricard

Matthieu Ricard. Spoke at UBC in March 2007.

Report: Renowned Buddhist Monk Matthieu Ricard Shares Insight on Happiness

reposted from Asia Pacific Report 31.1 (2007): 2. The community and campus are still buzzing about a recent visit from world-renowned monk, author, photographer and biochemist, Dr. Matthieu Ricard. He visited Vancouver and UBC between March 9th and 11th to … Continue reading

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Annual Report: Buddhism and Contemporary Society, 2006-2007

by Tsering Shakya, Canada Research Chair in Religion and Contemporary Society in Asia. This year the Buddhism and Contemporary Society Program began with the appointment of Professor Kate Crosby as the Tung Lin Kok Yuen Canada Foundation Chair in Buddhism … Continue reading

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Video: Matthieu Ricard on the Neuroscience of Meditation

Matthieu Ricard, PhD in Biochemistry and a Tibetan Buddhist monk, lectured at the Ridge Theatre (March 10, 2007): “Change Yourself, Change the World.”

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Upcoming Lectures: Matthieu Ricard on Happiness and the Mind

Matthieu Ricard, PhD in Biochemistry and a Tibetan Buddhist monk, will deliver a series of lectures at UBC, the Ridge Theatre, and the Tung Lin Kok Yuen Canada Society Temple (March 9 to 11, 2007), connected to his new book … Continue reading

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