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The Tibetan Book of the Dead Book Club

With Ramon Prats and Various Guests

July 7–August 25, 2010
8:00 PM–9:30 PM

A series of seven sessions exploring this seminal guide to the afterlife from seven different vantage points: Each week Dr. Ramon Prats, curator of the Bardo exhibition and distinguished translator of The Tibetan Book of the Dead into Spanish, will engage with an expert from a different discipline: a neuroscientist, a dream analyst, an Egyptologist etc to explore how this text, born out of one ancient culture, can be applied to our present.

July 7Addiction and Attachments with Dr. Gabor Maté
July 14 The Near-Death Experience with Prof. Lee W. Bailey
July 21The Analysis of Dreams with psychoanalyst Morgan Stebbins
July 28The Death of Death with Rabbi Neil Gillman
August 11The Egyptian Book of the Dead with curator Edward Bleiberg
August 18Channeling the Dead with Medium Jesse Bravo
August 25How to Die with Roshi Enkyo O’Hara