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An Introduction to Tibetan Medicine: Cultivating Health, Long Life, & Happiness

  • Tibetan House 4900 Tchoupitoulas Street New Orleans, LA, 70115 United States (map)

Traditional Tibetan Medicine (known in Tibetan as Sowa Rigpa) is one of the oldest healing traditions in existence. It offers a vast medical knowledge that is accessible to everyone, and supports the cultivation of a happy mind along with a healthy body.

In this talk, Jason Whitlow will introduce Tibetan Medicine’s essential understanding of health and disease, its sophisticated diagnostic techniques, as well as its many practical healing methods including diet and lifestyle guidelines, natural medicines, and external therapies including massage and acupuncture.

Jason will also introduce the unique spiritual tradition of Tibetan Medicine, which contains a complete path of Buddhist practice as well as healing yoga, mantra, and meditation practices.

Earlier Event: August 17
Dakini Mantra Practice
Later Event: August 20
Shanglon Mantra Practice