Bylakuppe: Over 100 Tibetan monks at Sera Je monastery received their BA & MA diplomas in Buddhist philosophy on Saturday (August 28). The Venerable Tsering Phuntsok, Tibetan minister of religion and culture, presented the degrees at the 15th graduation ceremony in Bylakuppe, Karnataka state, South India.
Sera Je is one of the largest Tibetan universities to offer BA & MA (Tibetan: Uma and Pharshin) philosophy courses. The graduating class have studied there for 14 years, focusing on the Madhyamike and Prajñaparamita.
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