Mitra Dr. Karl Brunnhölzl

Buddhist teacher

Dr. Karl Brunnhölzl received his traditional training as a Buddhist teacher and translator at the Marpa Institute for Translators in Kathmandu. He also studied Tibetology and Sanskrit at the University of Hamburg and has published numerous books and translations. In German he has published "The Heart Attack Sutra: A New Commentary on the Heart Sutra". He is currently working in Seattle, USA, for the Nalandabodhi Sangha of Dzogchen Pönlop Rinpoche, from whom Karl received the title of Mitra (Spiritual Friend). Dr. Karl Brunnhölzl teaches only German language courses on the Kamalashila Online Campus.