Tuesday, 2 December 2014

Lineage

The purpose of this blog is to keep those who are interested in touch with dharma news, events and teachings of authentic dharma particularly those found in this lineage which is alive and well in the hands of teachers such as

  • Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche
  • Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche
  • Chokling Rinpoche
  • Phakchok Rinpoche
  • Mingyur Rinpoche
  • Tsoknyi Rinpoche
In Kathmandu the Shedrub Ling Monastery known locally as the White Gompa is the home to Rangjung Yeshe Institute which provides courses in Buddhist philosophy and Himalayan Languages. This monastery built under the instruction of the 16th Karmapa is also the base for  the many activities of Chokyi Nyima and Chokling Rinpoche, the two eldest sons of the late dzogchen yogi Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche.

There are also International centres known as Gomde( place of meditation), these are in UK ( Yorkshire), Austria, Denmark and USA( California).

Dharma Houses exist in many parts of the world including, Holland, Australia, USA, Brasil, Israel.

The main activities of the Dharma Houses are:Meditation including Shamata( calm abiding) and Loving Kindness practices. Learning, reflection and practice are encouraged through study and meditation groups.

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