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Kayleen Islam-Zwart PhD
Department Chair
135 Martin Hall, Cheney, WA 99004
phone: 509.359.6227
fax: 509.359.4366

  • Venerable Professor Geshe Thupten Phelgye
    Venerable Professor Geshe Thupten Phelgye
    135 Martin Hall
    Phone: 509.359.6147
    Fax: 509.359.4366

    My Education:
    •       Ph.D., Buddhist Philosophy, Sera-jey Monastic University, India

    •       Ordained, 1973, Sera-jey Monastic University, India

                     •  Courses Covered:            

                            Pranja Paramita, Madhiamika

                            Pramana, AbhiDharma, Vinaya 

    Areas of Specialization:  

    •       Mediation

    •       Psychology of Happiness

    •       Buddhist Psychology

    •       Psychology of Mind and Life

    •       Psychology of death and rebirth

    •       Interfaith Peace Initiative


    •       Former member of Tibetan Parliament

    •       Global scholar at Residence, Gonzaga University

    •       Most Humanistic Professor, EWU President, Buddhist Institute of Universal Compassion, Spokane, WA

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