The Buddhist Studies Institute (hereafter referred to as BSI) was created by Pema Khandro, with programs produced by Pema Khandro, Satya Shiva, and BSI volunteers. All BSI programs are for information purposes only. The statements and views expressed in any BSI programs are not medical advice, are not mental health advice, and the views and statements of teachers, Lamas, faculty, instructors, staff, and guests are not endorsed by the Buddhist Studies Institute.

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