Venerable Robina Courtin has worked full-time for Lama Thubten Yeshe and Lama Zopa Rinpoche’s
organization, the Foundation for the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition, since her ordination in the
late 1970s. Over the years she has served as editorial director of Wisdom Publications, editor of Mandala
Magazine, executive director of Liberation Prison Project, and as a touring teacher of Buddhism. Her life
and work with prisoners have been featured in the documentary films Chasing Buddha and Key to
Freedom. Venerable Robina is known for her straightforward and energetic teaching style, helping people
discover the potential of their own minds with clear explanations about Tibetan Buddhism and how to
apply it to their lives.
Visit her website at http://www.robinacourtin.com.
Tibet House US was founded at the request of His Holiness the Dalai Lama, who at the inauguration in 1987 stated his wish for a long-term cultural institution to ensure the survival of Tibetan civilization and culture, whatever the political destiny of the six million people of Tibet itself.