Miguel Sawaya



Miguel holds a BA degree from UCLA in Jazz Studies and an MA in Buddhist Studies from Naropa University where he also taught Classical Tibetan as an Adjunct Faculty member.

Miguel joined RYI’s Translator Training Program (TTP) in 2010. Since 2011, he has served as a Tibetan language instructor, TTP instructor, and translator at RYI.


2011-Present Language Instructor, TTP Instructor, Translator Rangjung Yeshe Institute
2011 Translator Training Program RYI Summer Program
2010 MA Naropa University
2009 Adjunct Faculty, Classical Tibetan Naropa University
2002 BA UCLA