Stories about Gelong Thubten

Gelong Thubten is a Buddhist monk, meditation teacher, and author. Gelong is a title meaning ‘senior monk’. Thubten was educated at Oxford University, and then became an actor, in London and New York. He is also the monk who trained the cast of Dr. Strange and also trained several High Performers in companies like Google, LinkedIn, Deloitte, Lloyds Bank, Deutsche Bank, Siemens and Accenture.
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"Thubten is a very generous and kind monk"

Thubten is a very generous and kind monk who writes with the lived honesty and humour of someone who has experienced the wisdom he shares. His writing is full of inspiration but also the pragmatism needed to form a sustainable practice. His book clearly illustrates why we all need meditation...

Benedict Cumberbatch

English Actor

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"Should be part of regular life of every Googler"

Should be part of regular life of every Googler, make it part of onboarding, trainings, team meetings, everything!
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Google Employee

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"We are now finding the value of being more mindful"

The feedback from colleagues has been excellent and they found your [Thubten's] delivery style to be highly engaging and approachable. We are now finding the value of being more mindful particularly as we are all now working in fast paced and ever changing work environments
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Robert Manson

Head of Occupational Health and Wellbeing,Morrisons

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"Provides a bracing challenge to our search for instant gratification and “instant” happiness"

Gelong Thubten's wonderful book provides a bracing challenge to our search for instant gratification and “instant” happiness, and a lucid, practical, step-by-step path to contentment and a genuine and lasting peace of mind.
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Mick Brown

journalist for The Daily Telegraph

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"Thubten is able to explain meditation using clear language and an approach"

Thubten is able to explain meditation using clear language and an approach which really speaks to our modern tech-infused lives. With openness, humility and humour he delivers a deep message that will resonate in our modern culture
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Rami Jawhar

Program Manager at Google Arts & Culture

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"We’ve never needed a voice like his more"

Gelong Thubten’s book is as warm, wise and generous as the man himself. We’ve never needed a voice like his more.
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Melanie Reid

British Journalist, The Times

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