|Conference speakers in front of the statue of the Buddha at Lerab Ling. From left to right: Ursula Bates, Dr Frederic Rosenfeld, Sara Lazar, Rosamund Oliver, Erika Rosenberg, Jetsun Khandro Rinpoche, Clifford Saron, Sogyal Rinpoche, Olivier Raurich, Jon Kabat-Zinn, Dr Lucio Bizzini, Dr Cathy Blanc, Dr Edel Maex and Laurence Bibas.|
The two-day event brought together Buddhist masters, scientific researchers and leading experts in the application of meditation in medicine and therapy to discuss the health benefits of meditation.
|Sogyal Rinpoche and Jon Kabat-Zinn|
|Jetsun Khandro Rinpoche|
|Clifford Saron gives a presentation on The Shamatha Project|
Speakers came together for a panel discussion and the conference delegates, many of whom were healthcare professionals, were also given the chance to take part in guided meditation sessions.