Beyond the Robe

By: Bobby Sager

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Beyond the Robe tells the story of the Science for Monks program and what it reveals about the larger role Tibetan Buddhist monks and nuns can play in their monasteries, in their communities, and in the world at large. Science for Monks represents the first time in the 1,500-year history of Tibetan Buddhism that Western science is being taught as part of the monastic curriculum. Beyond the Robe is a collection of essays containing the first insights and observations that have come out of that historic effort. The heart of the book is the perspectives of the monks and nuns themselves as well as reflections from the scientists who teach the workshops. The story of the monks’ journey through science to leadership is told by many contributors. More than 30 people have contributed essays, quotes, and photographs. Bobby Sager embraces his role as a convener of their voices and uses his photography to draw the reader into the dialogue. Printed Pages: 312.

Title: Beyond the Robe

Author Name: Bobby Sager

Categories: India, Non-fiction,

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Power House Book/TBI:

ISBN: 1576876381

ISBN 13: 9781576876381

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 113103

Keywords: Beyond the Robe Bobby Sager