September 06, 2012
Phuntsog Wangmo
Phuntsog Wangmo
“Culture belongs…to the whole planet. If the Himalayan culture is maintained, it can benefit–like sunlight–it can benefit to all the beings.”

Phuntsog Wangmo is the director of the School of Tibetan Medicine at the Shang Shung Institute of America in Conway, Massachusetts. She was born and raised in Lhasa, Tibet, and moved to the United States in 2000.  In this interview, Wangmo discusses her education, her work as an educator and medical practitioner, and the value of Tibetan medicine in the United States and the world.

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