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Dance professor draws from world travel

By | Nov 1, 2007

From modern dance to meditation, bright city lights to impoverished communities, Lindsay Gilmour has done and seen it all. After dancing around the world, she landed at Ithaca College and is continuing to develop her love of dance and Buddhism in a community that embraces the arts and houses a monestary. “I had no idea…

Local teaches language of Tibet

By | Oct 12, 2007

Craig Preston is the founder of the Nagarjuna Language Institute in Ithaca and an adjunct faculty member at the Namgyal Monastery. The institute, founded in 1999, teaches the Buddha Dharma and trains translators in the classical Tibetan language. Preston has written three books on Buddhist philosophy and the teaching of classical Tibetan. Contributing Writer Jackie…