Host Michael Taft speaks with Rin’dzin Pamo and Jared Janes about their new undertaking, titled “Evolving Ground,” a neighborhood of practitioners in search of to reinterpret and revive Vajrayana apply in a recent Western context. Topics embrace: the failure of Tibetan Buddhism to adapt to Western tradition, the significance of the worldview in apply, the creation of a brand new language round meditation, cheese-filled dorje snacks and way more extra.
Rin’dzin Pamo is a British born Vajrayana practitioner dwelling within the USA. A scholar of the Aro gTér custom of Tibetan Buddhism for twenty years, they’re an completed Dzogchen meditator and mentor. Rin’dzin acquired the London School of Economics Fei Xiaotong Prize for his or her grasp’s analysis on China’s expertise business. They labored on worldwide improvement initiatives in India, Africa and the Middle East and as program director for Amnesty International.
Rin’dzin writes down vajrayananow.com and tweets @_awbery_
Jared Janes is an American-born yoga practitioner dwelling in Denver, Colorado. His early apply was influenced by pragmatic dharma, Unified Mindfulness and The thoughts illuminates e-book. With the assistance of Rin’dzin, he transitioned to a Vajrayana-inspired apply in early 2019. Jared’s profession started in digital operations and administration and he’s now a full-time marketing consultant and podcast producer.
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