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Dr. Alejandro Chaoul

Meditation and Tibetan Yoga Teacher

Ligmincha Institute

HQ Phone: (434) 263-6304

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Ligmincha Institute

554 Drumheller Lane

Shipman, Virginia 22971

United States

Company Description

Ligmincha International is a worldwide network of centers and sanghas founded by Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche. Serenity Ridge, a year-round retreat center located in Nelson County, Virginia, USA, is the headquarters of Ligmincha International. Our orga ... more

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Employment History

Adjunct Assistant Professor

M.D.S. P.C

Associate Faculty

U.T. Health Mc Govern Center for Humanities and Ethics

Affiliations

Advisor
Rothko Chapel

Board Member
Compassionate Houston Inc

Mind-Body Intervention Specialist
University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Board Member
Indiana University

Members
Society for Integrative Oncology

Associate Faculty Member
The McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics

Education Committee Chairman
Yoga Association of Houston

Education

Ligmincha Institute

Integrative Medicine Program

UT Medical School

BS

Mass Communications

Boston University

MA

Ph. D.

Doors Academy

Ph.D.

Ligmincha Center for Texas Institute for Tibetan Meditative and Healing Arts

Ph.D.

Ligmincha Texas Institute

Ph.D.

Rice

Ph.D.

University of Texas Medical School at Houston , University of St. Thomas

Ph.D.

Tibetan Religions

Rice University

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Alejandro Chaoul, Academy teacher for training in Mexico

Alejandro is a senior student of Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche and has studied since 1989 with many Tibetan Bon and Buddhist masters. Alejandro is the director of research at Ligmincha Institute and additionally serves as director of Ligmincha Texas Institute for the Tibetan Meditative and Healing Arts, Houston, www.ligminchatexas.org. Alejandro teaches meditation to cancer patients and their supporters and is involved in research using tsa lung trĂ¼l khor with cancer patients at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston. He is also an assistant professor at the John P. McGovern, M.D., Center for Health, Humanities, and the Human Spirit and the U.T. School of Medicine in Houston. Alejandro received his Ph.D. in Tibetan religions from Rice University and is author of "Chod Practice" in the Bon Tradition, Snow Lion, 2009.


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Alejandro Chaoul, Ph.D., Bon-Buddhist Meditation Suggested donation $10, click here to make a donation ahead of time

Learn about meditation in the ancient Bon-Buddhist tradition of Tibet, and how it can be a "medicine" for our mind-wandering and emotional entanglements. We will also practice simple techniques of "Meditation Precious Pills" for every day life.
Dr. Alejandro Chaoul is an assistant professor and director of education at M. D. Anderson Cancer Center's Integrative Medicine program, where he conducts research using mind-body techniques with cancer patients, holds group and individual meditation classes, and directs the education initiatives on integrative medicine. He is also an associate faculty member at The McGovern Center for Humanities and Ethics at University of Texas Medical School, where he teaches medical students in the areas of spirituality, complementary and integrative medicine, and end of life care. Alejandro is also on the Board and is a meditation and Tibetan yoga teacher of the Ligmincha Texas Institute for the Tibetan Meditative and Healing Arts as well as an advisor for the Rothko Chapel.


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by Ligmincha Texas | Nov 30, 2016 | Alejandro Chaoul, Events, Next Event, The Jung Center Houston, Upcoming Events & Teachings |


Programs | Ligmincha International

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By M. Alejandro Chaoul

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M. Alejandro Chaoul, Ph.D., is a mind-body intervention specialist at the University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. He is a senior student and instructor at Ligmincha International. This article is reprinted with permission from the March 2007 issue of Shambhala Sunmagazine.


International Yoga Day Honors Yoga Service Award | Hindus Of Greater Houston

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Dr Alejandro Chaoul

Dr Alejandro Chaoul, Ph D, is a senior student of Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche and has studied since 1989 with many Tibetan Bon and Buddhist masters. After studying with various Hindu and Buddhist teachers, he became a senior student of Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche at the Ligmincha Institute. Since 1995, he has been teaching Tibetan meditation and mind-body techniques in the US, Mexico, Latin America and Europe. In 2006 Alejandro obtained his PhD in Tibetan Religions from Rice University in Houston, TX. He currently teaches courses in spirituality and health at the University of Texas Health Science Center and does research at the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, using Tibetan meditation and mind-body techniques with cancer patients

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