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Term: Wednesdays, June 16 – July 21, 2021
Amy J. Miller (Ven. Lobsang Chodren) currently resides in Philadelphia in the United States. She is co-author of FPMT’s Buddhism in a Nutshell.
Amy first encountered Buddhism in 1987 at Kopan Monastery in Nepal and was ordained in 2000. She has spent a great deal of time engaged in meditation retreats, study, teaching, and Buddhist center management. Prior to studying Buddhism, Amy was a political fundraiser in Washington, DC and also worked for Mother Jones Magazine in San Francisco, California. She also trained as a hospice counselor during the peak of the AIDS epidemic in San Francisco and offers courses and retreats on death and dying and end-of-life care.
Amy also leads pilgrimages to Buddhist sites. Her next trek is in 2022 to the Lawudo Retreat Center, Mount Everest region of Nepal. A 3-day retreat is included along with a visit to Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s birthplace. For more information on the pilgrimage, and for her complete teaching schedule see: www.AmyMiller.com