Telluride Institute is pleased to announce the latest in its tradition of Ideas Festivals--Exploring the Language of Mental Life. The public is invited to a free panel discussion with leading scholars in meditational practice and neuroscience, on July 9, 2010 at 6:30pm, at the Elk's Lodge in Telluride, Colorado at 472 W. Pacific.
Partnering with Stanford University’s Center for Compassion and Altruism, Research and Education (CCARE); the University of Michigan; and the Fetzer Center, the Telluride Institute is co-sponsoring a two day private summit, July 8 – 9, followed by a public event Friday evening.
Held at the request of His Holiness, the Dalai Lama, the goal of the summit is to create a lexicon for better understanding the key terms of mental life. Focused on building a closer collaboration between meditation and neuroscience, the event includes