Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
Mingyur Rinpoche is a teacher, best-selling author, and the Spiritual leader of the Tergar Sangha worldwide. He possesses a rare ability to present the ancient wisdom of Tibet in a fresh, engaging manner. Rinpoche’s teachings weave together his own personal experiences with modern scientific research, relating both to the practice of meditation. He currently teaches throughout the world, with Tergar meditation centers on six continents. His social engagement projects include: schools, women’s empowerment, environmental and medical projects.
Mingyur Rinpoche has authored several books including two best-sellers: The Joy of Living: Unlocking the Secret and Science of Happiness, and In Love with the World: A Monk’s Journey Through the Bardos of Living and Dying. Both of these books have been translated into over 20 languages. His recent TED Talk is entitled How to tap into your awareness — and why meditation is easier than you think.