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Teaching by Elizabeth Mattis Namgel: Walking the Path that Releases Confidence and Enjoyment

Buddhist teacher Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel says that even after thirty years of practice and study she still feels amazed at the way the Buddha laid out the path of awakening. The teachings are…Read more

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Sangha Meeting with Rigpa US National Director

Thursday, February 5, 2015  7pm – 9pm Dear NYC Sangha, This is an invitation to attend our first Sangha gathering in our new space on Thursday, February 5th at 7 p.m. This is…Read more

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Movie Night! Amongst White Clouds

Amongst White Clouds is an intimate insider’s look at students and masters living in scattered retreats dotting China’s Zhongnan Mountain range. These peaks have reputedly been home to recluses since the time of…Read more

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Movie Night! Tulku

Friday October 24, 7pm A personal exploration of what it means to be a Western tulku and the Tibetan tradition of recognizing reincarnated lamas, directed by Gesar Mukpo, son of Chogyam Trungpa. At…Read more

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WMRI – Loving Kindness Meditation

Meditating on loving kindness helps us restore our love and confidence, and heal any unresolved emotional wounds we may be carrying. It also puts us back in touch with the fundamental goodness of…Read more

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Movie Night! When the Iron Bird Flies

“When the iron bird flies and horses run on wheels, the Tibetan people will be scattered like ants across the face of the earth.” -8th century, Guru Padmasambhava   In 1959, the Chinese…Read more

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Introduction to Ngöndro Practice

5 Tuesdays starting Sept 9 Ngöndro, the preliminary or ‘foundation’ practices of Vajrayana Buddhism, are profound and powerful means for effecting a deep purification and transformation at every level of our being. Not…Read more

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Teaching by Ringu Tulku Rinpoche

October 23, 7pm Ringu Tulku Rinpoche was born in 1952 in Kham Lingtsang, in east Tibet, and recognised by His Holiness the sixteenth Gyalwang Karmapa as the incarnation of one of the tulkus…Read more

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Teaching by Phakchok Rinpoche

Tuesday September 2, 7pm Born in 1981 as the son of Kyabje Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche and recognized at a young age, Kyabgön Phakchok Rinpoche is one of the throne-holders of the Riwoche Taklung…Read more

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Teaching by Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche: Calm but Aware; Kind and Engaged; Clear with Grasping

Thursday August 21, 7pm Born in 1951, Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche is an accomplished high Lama of the Kagyu tradition. He is the eldest son of the celebrated Dzogchen master, H.E. Tulku Urgyen Rinpoche,…Read more

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