Thursday, September 2, 2010

Ponlop Rinpoche Discusses What "REBEL BUDDHA" Means

Only 67 days until REBEL BUDDHA:  On the Road to Freedom is published in the United States and Canada!

The book launch will take place in The Great Hall of Cooper Union on November 14th, and is the first stop of a tour that will take Rinpoche to: Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia on November 18th; The Bram & Bluma Appel Salon Toronto Reference Library in Toronto, Ontario on November 12th; The Boulder Theater in Boulder, Colorado on November 27th ; and ACT Theater at the Washington State Convention CenterSeattle, Washington on December 5th.

In this video Rinpoche discusses the title of the book, which Shambhala will publish November, and Prince Siddhartha's journey to enlightenment, beyond the worldly and religious cultural norms of his time.