Naropa University in Boulder

2130 Arapahoe Ave

Naropa University

Naropa University is a unique liberal arts institution located in Boulder, Colorado, named after the Tibetan scholar Naropa, who was one of the founding figures of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism. The university was established in 1974 as the first accredited Buddhist-inspired university in the United States, and it has since become known for its contemplative approach to education. For tourists visiting Boulder, Naropa University offers a fascinating glimpse into the intersection of Eastern and Western cultures, with its beautiful campus, tranquil meditation gardens, and regular public lectures and events exploring mindfulness, Buddhism, and contemplative education. Visitors can also check out the impressive Allen Ginsberg Library, which houses an extensive collection of Buddhist texts and Beat literature.

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