Venerable Tenzin LS Priyadarshi
Founding Director and President of the Prajnopaya Foundation. Founding Director of The Dalai Lama Center for Ethics and Transformative Values at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
He received his undergraduate degree (summa cum laude) and was also an Integral Honors Scholar (studying Philosophy and Physics), and has a graduate degree in Comparative Philosophy of Religion from Harvard University. At the age of ten years, he entered a Buddhist monastery in Rajgir near ancient Nalanda University and was subsequently ordained by His Holiness the Dalai Lama who is his spiritual mentor.