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Dr. Sangmo Yangri: Scholar of Yungdrung Boni
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28.10.2014
The first Tibetan woman to receive a Ph.d in Bon Philosophy, Sangmo Yangri is a sought after speaker at conferences and seminars on Buddhist and Bon traditions. Having completed a book on the life of Bon master Palden Tsultrim, she is currently researching a book on his writings. Dr. Yangri tells VOA that it is solely due to the Dalai Lama’s influence that Tibetans are finally beginning to see Bon as simply another tradition in Tibetan culture.

Dr. Sangmo Yangri: Scholar of Yungdrung Bon

Published 28.10.2014

The first Tibetan woman to receive a Ph.d in Bon Philosophy, Sangmo Yangri is a sought after speaker at conferences and seminars on Buddhist and Bon traditions. Having completed a book on the life of Bon master Palden Tsultrim, she is currently researching a book on his writings. Dr. Yangri tells VOA that it is solely due to the Dalai Lama’s influence that Tibetans are finally beginning to see Bon as simply another tradition in Tibetan culture.