Anna successfully defended her thesis:
‘Jamyang Khyentse Wangpo and the Nonsectarian Movement: A Critical Look at Representations of 19th Century Tibetan Buddhism’.
The thesis supervisor was Dr. Philippe Turenne
and the External Reader was Prof. Dr. Dorji Wangchuk from the University of Hamburg, Germany.
Anna, from Russia came in 2007 to the Rangjung Yeshe Institute to study Tibetan Language. After completing one year in the Bachelor’s program, Anna joined the intensive one-year-long Translator Training program which was launched at that time. Successfully completing that, she continued with the B.A. and later Master of Arts program. Anna has managed the Translator Training program since 2010 and translates at various occasions at the Rangjung Yeshe Institute.
We congratulate this bright and energetic lady and hope she will keep inspiring us.