Upcoming Events

"Another world is possible" at the Morges Book Fair "Livres sur les Quais"

September 05, 2015 at 17h00 - Morges, Switzerland

Matthieu Ricard will give a talk entitled "Another world is possible" during the Book Fair "Livres sur les Quais", which will be held between 4 and 6 September in Morges, Switzerland.

The event will be held on 5th September 2015 at 5:00 pm in the Beausobre Theatre (2, avenue de Vertou 1110 Morges, Switzerland).

Previously to the lecture, there will be a sale of Matthieu Ricard's books at 4:00 pm. The benefit of this sale will go to Matthieu's humanitarian NGO Karuna-Shechen. Matthieu will also sign his books.

More information on: http://www.lelivresurlesquais.ch/

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How to rebuild in Nepal

September 06, 2015 from 09h30 to 12h00 - Lausanne Palace & Spa (salle Richemont) - Rue du Grand Chêne 7, 1003 Lausanne, Switzerland

Dominique Brustlein & Delphine Oltramare will welcome you to a breakfast with Matthieu Ricard, including a lecture by Matthieu about hte projects of Karuna-Shechen, his humanitarian NGO in charge of many projects in Nepal, and an exhibition and sale of his photographs. The benefit of the sale will go to Karuna-Shechen for the marginalized people of Nepal after the earthquake.

More information: soutienmatthieuricard@gmail.com

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Find your happiness, with Matthieu Ricard

September 11, 2015 from 12h00 to 14h30 - Kee Private Member Club, 32 Wellington St, Central, Hong Kong

We are inviting our friends and benefactors in Hong Kong to a special fundraising event with Matthieu Ricard. All money raised will directly support Karuna-Shechen’s humanitarian projects. Thank you for your support.

RSVP: sarah@keeclub.com or call 2826 2617

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Altruism Revolution with Matthieu Ricard

September 11, 2015 at 17h00 - Kee Private Member Club, 32 Wellington St, Central, Hong Kong

We are inviting our friends and benefactors in Hong Kong to two special fundraising events with Matthieu Ricard. All money raised will directly support Karuna-Shechen’s humanitarian projects. Thank you for your support.

  • Cocktail: 5:00 PM
  • Presentation: 6:00 PM
  • Fundraising dinner: 7:30 PM

RSVP: booking@keeclub.com or call 2810 9000

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The Altruism Revolution, with Matthieu Ricard

September 12, 2015 from 15h00 to 17h00 - Lecture Theatre T1, LG Level, Meng Wah Complex, The University if Hong Kong, Pokfulam

We are inviting our friends and benefactors in Hong Kong to a special conference of Matthieu Ricard.

How can the power of compassion change yourself and others? The time whereby we are all facing new challenge in the history of humanity, all our activities have a major impact in our future generation, co-operation, recognition of our interdependance and a greater level of care are required. We need global responsability and personnal commitment for a better world. Let's go for it!

All money raised will directly support Karuna-Shechen’s humanitarian projects. Thank you for your support.

RSVP: http://www.buddhism.hku.hk/newsevents.html

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Special Émergences Day: "In the heart of fear"

September 26, 2015 from 09h00 to 19h00 - Auditorium 2000, Heysel site (Brussels Expo), Brussels.

Matthieu Ricard once again will participate in the event organized by Émergences "In the heart of fear", along with Christophe André, Laurent Bègue, Jean-Paul Delevoye, Thierry Janssen and Fabrice Midal. The seminar (in French) will be introduced by Ilios Kotsou.

All the benefits of the event will go the the projects supported by Émergences.

More information on: https://www.emergences.org/events/

Conversation with Matthieu Ricard

September 27, 2015 from 15h30 to 16h30 - Bastille Opera, Paris, France

Animal suffering, factory farming.... Can we kill living beings just for our pleasure or by force of habit even when our food subsistence is not at stake? The newspaper « Le Monde » will organise a conversation (in French) with Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard on this topic in the Bastille Opera.

More information on:

http://www.lemonde.fr/festival/article/2015/06/30/

Booking on:

https://partenaire.operadeparis.fr/selection/event/

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Meditation at work

October 15, 2015 from 09h00 to 12h00 - Gaumont Pathé Opera Cinema, 32 Rue Louis le Grand, 75002, Paris, France

Can meditation at work be an opportunity for more well being and efficiency?

Buddhist monk Matthieu Ricard and psychologist Christophe André will have a talk on this topic, including meditation workshops with the public.

More information on:

http://www.akayogi.com/conference-2015/

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East Coast USA: Events to be Announced

From October 18, 2015 at 00h00 to October 28, 2015 at 00h00 - East Coast, USA

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Happy hour benefitting victims of the Nepal earthquake: Isabelle Maréchal interviews Matthieu Ricard

October 29, 2015 at 17h00 - 2345, Jarry Est St., Montréal (Québec) H1Z 4P3

Profits will be given to the Karuna-Shechen Canada Foundation.

Tickets: https://webbillet.latohu.net/dates

billet@tohu.ca

More information: http://tohu.ca/en/season/event/2015-2016/matthieu-ricard/

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Advocacy for Altruism, Advocacy for Animals conference

October 29, 2015 at 19h30 - 2345, Jarry Est St., Montréal (Québec) H1Z 4P3

For the 4th year, TOHU has the honour to welcome Matthieu Ricard, this time with two conferences and two meet-and-greet events benefitting victims of the Nepal earthquake.

In the first event—Advocacy for Altruism, Advocacy for Animals— Matthieu Ricard talks to us about the power of kindness. In Introduction to Meditation, he reveals the fundamental principles of the practice. These two conferences are preceded by a meetand- greet event: October 29, a Happy Hour with an interview by renowned journalist and presenter Isabelle Maréchal. October 31, a lunchtime conversation between Nicole Bordeleau—Quebec expert on stress management and the art of well-being—and Matthieu Ricard. These are unique opportunities over two days to hear the Buddhist monk speak.

Presented in French only.
Packages available!

Profits will be given to the Karuna-Shechen Canada Foundation.
Tickets: https://webbillet.latohu.net/dates
billet@tohu.ca
More information: http://tohu.ca/en/season/event/2015-2016/matthieu-ricard/

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Lunch benefitting victims of the Nepal earthquake: Conversation between Nicole Bordeleau and Matthieu Ricard

October 31, 2015 at 12h00 - 2345, Jarry Est St., Montréal (Québec) H1Z 4P3

Profits will be given to the Karuna-Shechen Canada Foundation.

Tickets: https://webbillet.latohu.net/dates

billet@tohu.ca

More information: http://tohu.ca/en/season/event/2015-2016/matthieu-ricard/

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Introduction to meditation conference

October 31, 2015 at 14h00 - 2345, Jarry Est St., Montréal (Québec) H1Z 4P3

4th event with Matthieu Ricard in Montreal.

Profits will be given to the Karuna-Shechen Canada Foundation.

Tickets: https://webbillet.latohu.net/dates

billet@tohu.ca

More information: http://tohu.ca/en/season/event/2015-2016/matthieu-ricard/

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Meditation 2015

November 11, 2015 from 09h30 to 17h30 - Châtelet Theatre, Paris, France

An exceptional meeting between the greatest experts in meditation, for the first time together in Paris.

All the benefits of the event will go to non-profit organisations working for Christians in the middle-east and for Matthieu Ricard's humanitarian NGO Karuna-Shechen.

With:
Buddhist monk : Matthieu Ricard
Psychiatrist and psychotherapist : Christophe André
Philosopher : Fabrice Midal
From the world community for Christian meditation : Sheelah Treflé-Hidden
Priest and psychologist : Patrice Gourrier
Dominican and theologist : Jean-Marie Gueullette

More information on:

http://chatelet-theatre.com/fr/event/meditation-2015

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Which common message can we bring for the protection of the Creation?

December 07, 2015 from 20h00 to 21h45 - Grand auditorium of Collèges des Bernardins, 20 Rue de Poissy, 75005 Paris, France

Which input religions can make to the reflection on climate change?

On the occasion of the United Nations international conference on climate change which will be held in Paris between November 30th and December 11th, the Collège des Bernardins welcomes Abdennour Bidar, philosopher and expert on Islam, Haïm Korsia, great rabbi of France, Matthieu Ricard, buddhist monk and Cardinal André 23rd, Archbishop of Paris.

The event will be broadcasted alive and will be available on line during the following week.

More information on http://www.collegedesbernardins.fr/fr/

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