Sogyal Rinpoche

Sogyal  Rinpoche

TRALEG KYABGON (1955-2012) was born in eastern Tibet and was educated by many renowned teachers of Tibetan Buddhism's four major lineages. He is the founder of the Kagyu E-Vam Buddhist Institute, which has a significant practice center in New York City and is based in Melbourne, Australia. Rinpoche was renowned for his knowledge of Western psychology and society, as well as comparative religion. He has lectured at universities and Buddhist centers throughout the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia, and is the author of Mind at Ease and The Practice of Lojong.