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The Great Accomplishment of Guru Padmasambhava

2016 USA Tour Schedule

We are happy to announce -- From Feb 28 to March 10, 2016, Phakchok Rinpoche will teach in the USA.

He will visit New York, Michigan, Ohio, Massachusetts and Georgia. Notably, Rinpoche will be giving talks at Michigan State University, Harvard University, Antioch College, Emory University and the University of West Georgia.

Summer Teachings and Retreat 2015

Summer Teachings and Retreats 2015

As the summer approaches we are getting close to our first month long summer retreat, with teachings and practice at Rangjung Yeshe Gomde Cooperstown together with Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche, lamas and sangha. This is a time to be able to spend time practicing with Rinpoche and sangha and receive further teachings and guidance in our practice or learn how to practice the dharma and establish a daily practice.

28 May 2015 - Compassion in Action

Dear Friends Near and Far,

We are trying our best over here in Nepal. Thank you all so much for your support. On this Guru Rinpoche day I would like to remind you of a few things. Through the earthquake relief efforts we have been undertaking for the last month, I realized that compassion as a mental state and compassion as physical action are quite different.

Guru Rinpoche Day Teachings

Guru Rinpoche Day Teachings

Guru NgadramaWhen Guru Rinpoche was journeying throughout Asia taming countless beings and spreading the Vajrayana teachings in all directions, he displayed innumerable great and miraculous deeds for the benefit of beings. In particular, on the tenth lunar day of each of the twelve months of the year, he displayed twelve great deeds, which are now recalled and commemorated each month by Vajrayana practitioners.