Centenary Tour to West coast.

A team of five members headed by Dr. Namdol Lhamo, accompanied by Dr. Tenzin Choying, Mr. Kunga Dhondup (Tibetan Astro-Science Practitioner), Mr. Tenzin Dorjee and Mrs. Sonam Lhamo visited West Coast of USA and New York from 12 November to 12 December, 2016. The programmes were held at Bastyr University in Kenmore, Seattle, Portland, North California and New York.

The first programme was arranged at the Bastyr University campus where the team displayed a remarkable exhibition on the rich traditions of the Tibetan Medicine and Astro-Science. Health consultation, oral-astro consultations and lectures were also given to the audience. The programme was a great success as the students and the faculty of the University showed an enormous interest to their first exposure to Tibetan Medicine and Astro-Science practices.

From 19 November to 12 December, the team held several programmes in Seattle, Portland, North California and New York with the help of Tibetan Association of Seattle, Northwest Tibetan Cultural Association in Portland, Tibetan Association of North California and Traditional Tibetan Medical and Astro. Association in New York. While on tour, the team provided health and oral-astro consultations and displayed exhibitions on Tibetan Medicine and Astro-Science. Lectures were also delivered on Introduction to Tibetan Medicine and Diet & lifestyle advices; Indigestion as the root cause of all kinds of internal disorders such as cancer; Introduction to Tibetan Astro-Science, its applications and relationship with Tibetan Medicine.

The two Doctors provided 244 health consultations while the Astro-Science Practitioner provided 47 astro-oral consultations.
Men-Tsee-Khang would like to thank Bastyr University, Tibetan Association of Seattle, Portland, and North California; Traditional Tibetan Medical and Astro. Association in New York. We also would like to mention Mr. Jampa Jorkhang, Mr. Rabgyal T. Moenbook, Mr. Kalsang Phuntsok, Dr. Namgyal Tsering, Dr. Kunga wangdue, Dr. ST family, Mrs. Kalsang Family, Mr. Sonam Pelbar Family, Mr. Lobsang Tsultrim Family, Dr. Yangchen Dolkar Family, Matripa college, Gyuto Foundation, Sera Jey Buddhist Culture Centre, Men-Tsee-Khang former Doctors, Astro-Science Practitioners, Staff members and friends for their tremendous support and help.