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David Butler

Docent since 2015

When new visitors (often students) recognize and explain the symbolism in a work of art based on what was introduced earlier in the tour, it makes me feel like so much has opened up for them to discover on their own after it’s over!

Typically leads tours:

Varies week to week

Favorite tour themes:

The three vajras and Tibetan art; buddhas and bodhisattvas; Buddhist crossroads

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