B. Alan Wallace


Scholar of Tibetan Buddhism


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Cultivating Emotional Balance (CEB)

Eve Ekman, Paul Ekman, and more...

June 16 - 18, 2017


The Attention Revolution

B. Alan Wallace

June 18 - 23, 2017


B. Alan Wallace is the founder and president of the Santa Barbara Institute for Consciousness Studies. He has taught Buddhist meditation and philosophy worldwide since 1976 and has served as interpreter for numerous Tibetan scholars and contemplatives, including H.H. the Dalai Lama.

After earning his undergraduate degree in physics and the philosophy of science at from Amherst College in 1987, he went on to earn his PhD in religious studies at Stanford University in 1995.

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