Matthieu Ricard’s photograph exhibition: “Half a century in the Himalaya”

With Matthieu Ricard

May 8 - August 26, 2018

On going exhibition till 26 August 2018

Viewing and sale of the photographs by appointment: Phone +41 (0)31 984 03 55

Forty five photographs extracted from his latest photography book, “Half a century in the Himalaya”

The proceeds of the photograph sales will support the actions of Matthieu’s humanitarian organization Karuna Shechen as well as the activities of the Buddhist organization, Ripa International Center.

Matthieu Ricard is a Buddhist monk, author, translator, and photographer. He first visited India in 1967 where he met great spiritual masters from Tibet. After completing his Ph.D. degree in cell genetics in 1972, he moved to the Himalayan region where he has been living for the past 45 years.


About the Teacher

Matthieu Ricard

Matthieu Ricard, PhD, is a Buddhist monk who went from a scientific career as a molecular biologist in France to the study of Buddhism in the Himalayas 45 years ago. Author of several books, including The Monk and the Philosopher, … More