Congratulations, Alexander Yiannopoulos!
Congratulations to Alexander Yiannopoulos, who successfully defended his MA Thesis!
Reflexive Awareness in Ratnākaraśānti’s Pith Instructions for the Ornament of the Middle Way“.
The thesis supervisor was Dr. Karin L. Meyers and the External Reader was Dr. John Makransky from Boston College, USA.
Alexander came to study at Centre for Buddhist Studies in 2005 as a visiting student from Boston College. After graduation he returned to Kathmandu as a Fulbright scholar in 2007 to research translation theory and Buddhist philosophy. In 2009 he started the Master of Arts program at the Centre for Buddhist Studies at RYI.
Our best wishes for you and we hope to see you again in Boudhanath!