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Sangye Namdrol • A Quest for Enlightenment • Episode 3.23

 

Sangye Namdrol has led two different lives - the first was as a kids who grew up in Connectecut, who developed a reputation for being fearless in any kind of bike or snowboarding situation.

 

Then he picked up Buddhism and you might say the rest is history, starting out at Boulder, Colorado’s Naropa University, after a few semesters, he made his way to Nepal and never looked back. 

 

We talk about the journey - in snowboarding and in pursuit of spiritual fulfillment. Sangye has a different perspective on life snowboarding and the grand scheme of things - something we find pretty refreshing here. 

 

Enjoy the episode!

 

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Sangye Namdrol • A Quest for Enlightenment • Episode 3.23

Hosted by Mark Sullivan

Produced by Mark Sullivan & Dustin James

Art by Aaron Draplin and Sarat

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