Catholic University of Lyon Friday September 20, 8:00 pm
Matthieu Ricard will give a lecture for the Decitre Foundation on his new book on altruism, published by Nil.
Matthieu Ricard, PhD, is a Buddhist monk, photographer and author of several books; he is also the French interpreter for the Dalai Lama since 1989.
He lives at Shechen Monastery in Nepal and donates all proceeds from his books and much of his time to over one hundred humanitarian projects that provide health care, education, and social services for the under-served populations of India, Nepal, and Tibet. See www.karuna-shechen.org).