Ram Dass Fierce Grace

Building on his past as a Harvard professor, LSD pioneer and spiritual leader, Ram Dass works to transform his recent experience as a stroke survivor into words of Show more wisdom for baby boomers facing aging, death, and dying. Show less

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Series
Independent Lens
Premiere Date
April 20, 2004
Length
90 minutes
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Director

Mickey Lemle

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The Film

When Harvard expelled faculty members Richard Alpert and Timothy Leary in 1963 for LSD experimentation, Alpert traveled to India and returned transformed into the beloved guru Ram Dass. Now in his 70s, the author of the best-seller Be Here Now continues to inspire people all over the world as he deals with the effects of a massive stroke.

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