Robert A.F. Thurman
Tibet House US is a cultural embassy for Tibet, located in the heart of NYC at 22 West 15th St. As the president Robert maintains an active managerial presence at Tibet House, and often gives lectures here.
Menla is a Tibet House US operated retreat center located in the Catskill Mountains, upstate New York. As one of the spiritual directors Robert leads several annual retreat programs here.
AIBS is an initiative Robert began at request of Ven. Geshe Wangyal and H. H. the Dalai Lama, to translate the Tibetan Tengyur, a collection of 4000 treatises on Buddhist Sciences by 700 Indian sages of Nalanda etc. Universities.