Sumeru News — Environmental Issues

Thich Nhat Hanh & David Suzuki – review and video clip

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As part of Thaye’s recent Vancouver Retreat and Public Talk, he held a dialogue with David Suzuki on environmental issues. Here’s a review of that event, and a video clip, from the Vancouver Sun: http://communities.canada.com/vancouversun/blogs/thesearch/archive/2011/08/20/despair-famous-buddhist-and-famous-environmentalist-offer-antidote.aspx

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Thich Nhat Hanh & David Suzuki, Vancouver 8.15.11

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As part of Thich Nhat Hanh’s two-week visit to Vancouver later this month, he will discuss environmental issues with Canada’s well-known activist, David Suzuki. The event is by invitation only, but will be taped for YouTube and other sites. Here are more details from the Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/james-hoggan/thich-nhat-hanh-and-david_b_918542.html

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HHDL, Montreal – 9.7.11

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Vancouver theologian to advise Dalai Lama on climate

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From the Vancouver Sun… http://www.vancouversun.com/life/Vancouver+theologian+advise+Dalai+Lama/5077711/story.html

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Ven. Mathieu Ricard on Global Warming

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Earlier this year, Sumeru published Rimey Lama Chopa, translated by Glenn Mullin, with a foreward by Ven. Mathieu Ricard. Fifty percent of profits from sales of the book go to support Karuna-Shechen humanitarian projects in the Himalayas. Ven. Ricard’s recent opinion piece in The New York Times explains why it’s so important… http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/24/opinion/global/24iht-june24-ihtmag-ricard-30.html?_r=1

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