Lama Says Buddhism Can Help Westerners

April 21, 2004

Source: The Minnesota Daily

On April 21, 2004 The Minnesota Daily reported, "Lama Ole Nydahl spoke about developing fearlessness, joy, active compassion and seeking truth through Buddhism to approximately 30 people at the Coffman Union bookstore Tuesday. After a book signing, Nydahl gave an introductory lecture on Buddhism and meditated with the audience at the McNamara alumni center. He said the purpose of his visit and teachings is to promote the benefits of Buddhism to Western society. 'This is a time where cultures are available all over the world. Buddhism can be very useful (for Westerners),' he said. "

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