RIP Lou Reed: meditator, student of Buddhist philosophy, and friend of Tibet

RIP Lou Reed: meditator, student of Buddhist philosophy, and friend of Tibet October 30, 2013

“Lou Reed was not a Buddhist” writes Rod Meade Sperry for Shambhala SunSpace. However, he did study meditation under Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and claimed to be a “student of Buddhist philosophy.” He was also a supporter of various causes, including the movement to free Tibet.

Lou Reed, friend of Tibet
Lou Reed, friend of Tibet. Photo via a Post by Foro Tibet.
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