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Wed, 04 Sept

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15 Spa Rd

Tibetan Language Study - The Songs of Milarepa

During this class students will learn the fundamentals of translating by studying the 100,000 Songs of Milarepa in Tibetan.

Tibetan Language Study - The Songs of Milarepa
Tibetan Language Study - The Songs of Milarepa

Time & Location

04 Sept 2024, 19:15

15 Spa Rd, 15 Spa Rd, London SE16 3SA, UK

About the event

During this class students will learn the fundamentals of translating by studying some of the 100,000 Songs of Milarepa in Tibetan. 

Milarepa is one of the greatest yogis to have lived in Tibet. His life story in particular provides us with encouragement and inspiration to persevere when we encounter difficulties. These teachings point out the essential qualities needed for a spiritual practitioner and how to gain inner peace and mental stability.

During this course students will read through both the Tibetan Text and English Translation, through doing this students will expand their Tibetan vocab, improve their reading skills, and further their understanding of Tibetan Grammar.

This is a 8 week course starting on the 4th September, this course will run every Wednesday from 7:15-8:15 PM until the 23rd of October. The dates for this course will be 4th Sept, 11th Sept, 18th Sept, 25th Sept, 2nd Oct, 9th Oct, 16th Oct, 23rd Oct. It is strongly recommend you attend all classes. 

About  Drukthar Gyal: Drukthar was born in Tibet, grew up in India and did further studies in the United Kingdom. He graduated from the University of Westminster and Edinburgh. He was a former Tibetan language teacher at Tibet House, Culture Centre of His Holiness The Dalai Lama in Delhi. He is an experienced Tibetan language Teacher with excellent knowledge of Tibetan language, literature and Tibetan culture.

Please Note: The number of participants for this course is limited. We ask that students seriously commit to attend all the classes to the best of their ability, and also set time aside for homework.

Registration Fee

  • Registration

    £80.00

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