Sangha Updates

Stay up-to-date with recent activities in the global sangha.  Find information and photo round-ups of teachings, retreats, community outreach, holiday celebrations and much more! Inspire yourself and your local group by connecting with and rejoicing in the entire maṇḍala.

Vajrakīlaya 7 Day – Gutor Pūjā

Jan 29, 2019

The Vajrakīlaya Gutor Pūjā will be celebrated from  February 16-22, 2020. Vajrakīlaya (Tibetan: Dorjé Phurba) is the embodiment of the powerful compassion of all buddhas.  Moreover,Vajrakīlaya, the wrathful transformation of the deity Vajrasattva,...

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Sādhana Ritual Course 2018

Dec 31, 2018

The ninth annual Sādhana Ritual Course successfully concluded on Dec 22. The participants received the accumulated siddhi substances from the shrine and joined in a long thanksgiving tsok pūjā to celebrate the...

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Celebrate Chökhor Düchen!

Jul 16, 2018

Celebrate Chökhor Düchen by recollecting the Buddha's first teaching after his awakening. Tibetan Buddhists commemorate this auspicious event on the fourth day of the sixth Lunar month. In 2018, we celebrate Chökhor Düchen on July...

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Ngakso Drubchen

Mar 24, 2016

Ngakso Drubchen This is an important annual event on the monastery calendar. Please enjoy these photos from the 2016 Drubchen–and rejoice in this auspicious activity! You are very welcome to join at...

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Tsekar Drubchen

Feb 17, 2016

Tsekar Drubchen Dates for  Tsekar Drubchen: March 2-March 10, 2020 The Tsekar (White Amitāyus ) Drubchen is an extensive group practice from the Chokling Tersar tradition. Drub chen means “great accomplishment”. Participants...

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Bhutan Pilgrimage with Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche – September 19th to 26th, 2015 

Jun 10, 2015

  Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche invites his sangha to embark with him on a pilgrimage to sacred sites of Bhutan, the Land of the Thunder Dragon. The pilgrimage concludes with two additional days of retreat....

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Candlelit Vigil for Saga Dawa Duchen – 2nd June 2015

May 22, 2015

Join us in Prayer for the Earthquake Victims in Nepal In the wake of the devastating earthquakes that have rocked the city of Kathmandu and north-eastern Nepal, celebrating the Buddhist holy month...

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