May 26 2015

Events with Matthieu Ricard in the USA

The long-awaited English translation of Matthieu Ricard’s  Altruism will be published in the USA on June 2, 2015.


A USA tour will launch the book with events in San Francisco, New York City, L.A., and Washington D.C. 

Here is the complete list of events with Matthieu Ricard:


June 2 / San Francisco

Jewish Community Center of San Francisco

Public Talk


June 3 / Stanford

CCARE – Stanford University

Conversation on Compassion


June 5 / San Francisco

iHangar at the Palace of Fine Arts

Sold Out.


June 6 / San Francisco

Mindfulness & Compassion Conference


June 7 / Berkeley, CA

Bay Area Book Fair


June 9 / Santa Monica, CA

Live Talk: LA  Conversation with Pico Iyer

Sold Out


June 10 / Downtown  Los Angeles

Live Talks: LA Business


June 13 / Arlington, VA

BuddhaFest  Keynote Talk


June 13 / Washington, DC

Sixth and I Synagogue


June 14 / New York City

92nd Street Y  Matthieu Ricard in Conversation with Richard Gere


June 15 / New York City

Rubin Museum of Art


June 16 / New York City

Cathedral of St. John the Divine

Matthieu Ricard in Conversation with Dr. Richard Davidson and Daniel Goleman


Please go to to see more information on the tour and to order the book. All the author’s proceeds from the book sales and events will go toward Karuna-Shechen.

Thank you for being part of the Altruism Revolution!


Altruism: How the Power Of Compassion Can Change Yourself and Others, Little Brown, ISBN# 978-0-316-20824-6, $30 US. Available at all booksellers.