Today arrived in Elista famous American doctor, researcher, and a Buddhist monk Venerable Barry Kerzin. He will participate in the International Forum “Buddhism: Philosophy of non-violence and compassion”, which will begin in Kalmykia on September 22.
This is the second visit to Kalmykia Kerzina Barry, and at a press conference at the airport, he told reporters that he was glad to meet again with residents of the republic, which in its last visit produced a big impression on him.
The two-week program of stay in a Buddhist monk republic pretty intense. In addition to participating in the International Forum for a scheduled lecture for students of universities and colleges in Elista, the personal reception of patients.
Barry Kerzin not only is reception of patients in studies, he also spends several months in Japan, Mongolia, North America and Europe, where he teaches Buddhist philosophy. Here in Kalmykia, his very pleased with it the opportunity to meet with the youth of the Republic Kalmykia, to talk with them, answer their questions. Barry Kerzin believes that such meetings are useful, as it develops the teaching of the Buddha. kalmykia.eu
After the visit to the Republic Kalmykia, he would go to Tuva, where he also planned a number of events.
Press Service of the Central khurul “Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni”