BodhiHeart Sangha

Dharma & Meditation in Seattle

Classical Tibetan

BodhiHeart offers Introductory and Intermediate levels of Classical Tibetan, as well as advanced translation seminars.

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Tenzin Jesse has studied Tibetan with teachers in the Nyingma, Sakya, Kagyu and Gelug traditions, including Dr. Jeffrey Schoening, Lama Yeshe Wangmo and the Pullahari Language Program. She has written a student-friendly textbook for the study of Tibetan and is currently engaged in several translation projects. She has recently published a new translation of the King of Prayers.

Having spent 20 years immersed in the languages of Asia, Ven. Dhammadinna speaks Burmese, Tibetan, Thai and Spanish and studied Classical Tibetan with Tenzin Jesse, Gavin Kilty, Jim Scott and others.