sister palmo

Sister Tenzin Palmo is going to be a keynote speaker for SEM annual lecture on the topic, "The role of female sramanas on global healings." The lecture will be held at School of Education, Chulalongkorn University on January, 9 2007. She's also going to lead another workshop at the Wongsanit Ashram between Jan11-14.

Sister Palmo played a very important role in Trungpa Rinpoche's life as well as the XVI Karmapa's. She found Trungpa Rinpoche the Spalding scholarship for his study in the UK and was the Karmapa's personal translator. She's a very disciplined and devoted practitioner who has spent most of her life in strict retreats.

Her entire schedule in Thailand
(from www.sulak-sivaraksa.org)

5 January Seminar “Female Dhamma Masters: Opportunity, Obstacle and Future” 9:00 - 15:00 hrs. Political Science Alumni Association Auditorium, Faculty of Political Science, Chulalongkorn University
6-7 January Visit to Ven. Dhammananda at Songdham Kalyani Temple, Nakorn Pathom province
8 January Visit to Suan Mokkh in Surath Thani province
9 January The 13th Sem Pringpuangkaew Lecture “Woman Dhamma Masters and Healing of the World” 18.00 - 20.00 hrs. Auditorium Hall, Faculty of Education, Chulalongkorn University
10 January Talk to Social Venture Network Thailand
11-14 January Meditation Retreat, Wongsanit Ashram, Nakorn Nayok province
15-18 January Meditation Retreat in Chiangmai