Wisdom Dharma Chat | Thupten Jinpa
In this Wisdom Dharma Chat, host Daniel Aitken is joined by Thupten Jinpa, educated in the classical Tibetan monastic academia and Geshe Lharam (equivalent to a doctorate in divinity). Jinpa also holds a BA in philosophy and a PhD in religious studies, both from the University of Cambridge, England. Since 1985, he has been the principal translator to His Holiness the Dalai Lama.
References Mentioned in Chat
At the start of the conversation, Jinpa mentions several texts and translations. They can predominantly be found in the Library of Tibetan Classics series and the Science and Philosophy in the Indian Buddhist Classics series.
In answer to Jinpa’s question about Tsongkhapa’s five great Mādhyamaka treatises, he lists:
Jinpa and Daniel also discuss Jinpa’s new translation of the Stages of the Path and the Oral Transmission; click the link to register to be notified when it becomes available.
During the Wisdom News segment, Daniel mentioned the upcoming free conference Dharma in Daily Life conference, and Ligmincha Internationals‘ upcoming retreat and dialogues, The Five Element Retreat and Serenity Ridge Dialogues. You can register to attend in two ways:
1. Online over Zoom
2. In-person or commuter