In-Residence: Venerable Geshe Dorji Damdul
March 25th – 29th, 2019

Venerable Geshe Dorji Damdul, a distinguished Buddhist scholar and academic in Tibetan Buddhism, will be back at Vana from March 25th to 29th, 2019, to host a series of sessions on wisdom. The topic of his sessions will be ‘Heart Sutra for Wisdom – Dealing with Psychological Problems of Anxiety & Stress’. Know more…

In-Residence: Florence Koh
March 18th – 24th, 2019

Florence grew up in a Mahayana Buddhist family in Malaysia and took refuge at the age of 3. She went to a local Buddhist primary and secondary school and later went abroad and graduated with a BA in Economics, and an MBA at the University of California, Los Angeles. Know more…

In-Residence: Briana Blasko
March 14th – 15th, 2019

Briana is a San Francisco born portrait photographer who shares her time between India and California. Prior to 2008, she lived in New York for twelve years and photographed contemporary dance for the New York Times. For the past ten years, she has been quietly crisscrossing the Indian subcontinent to document the country’s rich traditions of textiles and dance and the interplay between the two. Know more…