Buddhist Geeks

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Featuring 3-days of live event content including informative Keynote Addresses, power packed TED-style talks, and provocative roundtable discussions, as well as community-led unplugged sessions, the Buddhist Geeks Conference is one of the only events on the planet where you can participate at the intersection of Buddhism, technology, and emerging global culture. A place “Where Dharma and Technology Meet.”

How do we integrate the heart principle with our technologies? In this video clip taken from the Buddhist Geeks Conference 2011, Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche –a Buddhist teacher and an advocate of Western Buddhism– explores the intention of digital dharma.

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This year speakers will include Buddhist Teacher Reggie Ray, Zen Peacekeeper Marianne Elliott, Contemplative Scientist Rick Hanson, Kate Johnson from the Interdependence Project, Buddhist Geek Vincent Horn, Hatha Yoga Master Sofia Diaz, Author/Meditation Teacher Lodro Rinzler, the president of Pixar, as well as folks from Apple, and Pablo Das from the Dharma Punx community, -Pablo is a Buddhist-inspired indie-folk musician who tours nationally and can be found transforming Buddhist chants into indie rock hits. Live talks, Unplugged Sessions, #openpractice, and Roundtables, and new features too including a Buddhist Geeks Dialogue and Reception, rounds out the third-annual Buddhist Geeks Conference which will take place August 16th – 18th, 2013 in beautiful Boulder, Colorado at the University Memorial Center. For more information and registration see Buddhist Geeks