Submitted by furhhdl on Fri, 06/13/2014 - 05:12
An initiative to provide an insight into Tibetan culture and ancient Buddhist traditions of Tibet for university students.
Gurukul has been held annually for a month in Dharamsala, the home of HH the Dalai Lama and the headquarters of the Central Tibetan Administration. Here, participants receive an extended introduction to Tibetan culture and religion by actively engaging in daily activities of Tibetan life in the monasteries and nunneries, and with communities in exile.
Gurukul participants will:
Stay in Monasteries and Nunneries
Interact with Buddhist Masters and Tibetan Scholars
Experience Traditional Dialectic Debates and Spiritual Chanting
Attend a Course in Buddhist Philosophy
Special course in Understanding Modern Science and Ancient Buddhist Philosophy
Special Lectures with Eminent Scholars
Learn Tibetan Arts And Crafts
Experience Tibetan Music and Dance
Engage with Local Community with various Voluntary Activities