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Shang Shung Institute In America

Shang Shung Institute In America
Centre description
Shang Shung Institute in America's objective is to promote and preserve Tibetan cultural knowledge and to foster interest in Tibetan Medicine, Arts, Culture, History, Philosophy, and Religion. Founded in 1994 by Chögyal Namkhai Norbu, Shang Shung Institute in America is in Conway, Massachusetts at Tsegyalgar.

Among the Institute's achievements in the thirteen years since its inception are; the creation and offering of a comprehensive four year English-language curriculum and course in Tibetan Medicine with Dr. Phuntsog Wangmo; intensive courses open to the public in the Americas and Europe in Tibetan Medicine including Kunye Tibetan Massage as well as Astrology; maintaining an extensive library of educational resources in Tibetan Medicine (open to study by individuals from every continent); developing programs in Tibetan Culture & Art; translating Chögyal Namkhai Norbu's groundbreaking three-volume history of Tibet, Light of Kailash; and supporting the creation of a thangka series associated with the Dzogchen lineages (created by Master painter Glen Eddy).

The Shang Shung Institute in America is a non-profit and tax exempt 501 (c) organization incorporated in the State of Massachusetts. The Institute receives funding from private donations, corporate matching grants, and grants.
Community service
Traditional Tibetan Medicine Course
Intensive Weekend courses in Tibetan Medicine, Massage, Tibetan Astrology.
Monthly Talks on "Tibetan Medicine for Everyone"
Established 1994
Founder Chogyal Namkhai Norbu
Affiliation Shang Shung Institute in Italy & Austria
Centre teacher(s) Dr. Phuntsog Wangmo, Tibetan Doctor
Language(s) English
Where on earth is Shang Shung Institute In America ?
Shang Shung Institute In America
P.O. Box 278
Conway Massachusetts
USA 01341
Contact Greta Williams
Tel 413-369-4928
Email info@shangshung.org
WWW www.shangshunginstitute.org or www.shangshung.org
Update 2007-05-29
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