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Tibet Foundation Doctor in July 2013

Jun 18, 2013

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Dr Kalsang Dhonden will be the next Tibet Foundation Doctor to visit London

Dr Kalsang Dhonden will be the next Tibet Foundation Doctor to visit London. Subject to his visa approval, he will be in the UK between Saturday 13. July 2013 and Saturday 20. July inclusive. 

Full details of his schedule will be published here as soon as they are available. If you would like to recieve email notification please send your address to office@tibet-foundation.org and ask to be added to the medical list. 

Dr Kalsang Dhonden is highly recommended by two of his former teachers: Dr Tempa and Dr Tamden (both former Tibet Foundation Doctors themselves). He studied for five years at the Men-Tsee-Khang (Tibetan Astrological And Medical Institute) in Dharamsala, with internships at the Men-Tsee-Khang clinic at Norgyel Ling in South India, and the Nizummudin Tibetan Medical Centre in New Delhi. He studied pharmacology and the processes of making Tibetan Medicine under Dr Yeshi Dhonden (the Personal Physician to His Holiness the Dalai Lama between 1963-1980), and is now employed as a resident doctor by Dr Yeshi Dhonden's Tibetan Herbal Clinic in Dharamsala. He has written a number of articles and contributed to books on Tibetan Medicine, and meditation in Tibetan Medicine.