Author Talk with Robert Svoboda

April 6, 2020
Virtual Event

Dr. Svoboda will give a short lecture followed by Q&A from the Hindu Tantra class (relh 3559), then an open discussion if time permits. The Hindu Tantra class will pose questions for an upcoming online publication.

Dr. Robert Svoboda is the first Westerner ever to graduate from a college of Ayurveda and be licensed to practice Ayurveda in India. During and after his formal Ayurvedic training he was tutored in Ayurveda, Yoga, Jyotish, Tantra and other forms of classical Indian lore by his mentor, the Aghori Vimalananda. He is the author of over a dozen books and has served as Adjunct Faculty at the Ayurvedic Institute in Albuquerque, NM, and at Bastyr University in Kenmore, WA. You can find out more about his work at

*This program is sponsored by the Virginia Center for the Study of Religion (VCSR).