Lama Surya Das is one of the foremost Western Buddhist meditation teachers and scholars. He has spent nearly forty years studying Zen, Vipassana, Yoga, and Tibetan Buddhism with the great old masters of Asia. He is the author of the best-seller "Awakening the Buddha Within" and a dozen other books, a spokesperson for American Buddhism, the founder of the Dzogchen Center, and is affectionately called "The American Lama" by the Dalai Lama.
Today, Lama Surya Das lectures, teaches and leads meditation retreats throughout the world. For more information about attending a retreat or a public event appearance please visit www.surya.org.
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