December 5 2019
Twenty years ago, Matthieu Ricard set out to build a better world for the people of the Himalayan region through the founding of Karuna-Shechen. Working in remote and underserved villages, made poss...
September 26, 2014 09:00 – Brussels, Belgium
Annual Émergences Seminar with Matthieu Ricard
Matthieu Ricard will participate in the seminar organized by Émergences along with Alexandre Jollien, Maria Joao Pires, Pascal Picq, José Le Roy, Christophe André, moderated by Ilios Kotsou.
September 29, 2014 18:00 – Paris, France
“ Plaidoyer Pour les Animaux” a talk organized by Télérama based on Matthieu Ricard’s latest book.
October 01, 2014 18:30 – Geneva, Switzerland
Matthieu Ricard will speak at the University of Geneva on the subject, “Why others? Advocacy for altruism.”
October 11, 2014 18:30 – Guérande, France
Matthieu Ricard will give a talk on his latest book: “Plaidoyer Pour les Animaux ” in the Société des Amis de Guérande.
October 14, 2014 19:45 – Paris, France
Matthieu Ricard will give a lecture on altruism and introduce his new book: “ Plaidoyer Pour les Animaux “, in which he talks about the challenge of the use of animals in our industrial civilization and the consequences from an ethical point of view.
October 18, 2014 09:00 – Paris, France
Matthieu Ricard will speak at the International Forum for the Evolution of Consciousness and share his experience and understanding of what we call consciousness and its implications for our daily lives and the world.
October 19, 2014 16:30 – Strasbourg, France
Advocacy for Altruism, Advocacy for the Animals”: a lecture by Matthieu Ricard in Strasbourg.
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October 26, 2014 10:00 – Berne, Switzerland (in English, with French translation)
“The Power of Altruism in Modern Society”
Matthieu Ricard will discuss the ideas presented in his book on Altruism. “Approaching today’s world with the strength of kindness is neither utopic nor wishful thinking, but necessary.”Book signing by the author after the talk. Books available for sale
November 15 2019
Karuna-Shechen’s projects are developed to serve the needs of villagers and communities in remote and under-served areas of Nepal, India, and Tibet. While we gauge success based on the number of peo...
Meet the villagers, our team, and all those who make our work possible. Discover the values that guide and inspire us. And learn how your generous support improves the living conditions of 250,000 peo...