Drupon Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche

Drupon Rinchen Dorjee Rinpoche

Having great altruistic motivation from early childhood, Drupon Rinchen Dorje Rinpoche entered Tana Monastery in Tibet in 1984, where the numerous teachings he received included the Fivefold Path of Mahamudra and Chakrasamvara according to Drilbupa. In 1993 he went to...
Khenpo Samdup

Khenpo Samdup

Ven. Khenpo Samdup, spiritual director at Gar Drolma Buddhist Center in Dayton, Ohio, was born in Tibet and is a long-time student of His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche. He studied the philosophy of the four schools of Tibetan Buddhism under numerous Khenpos, including...

H.E. Garchen Rinpoche U.S./International Tour 2015

H.E. Garchen Rinpoche U.S./International Tour 2015 NOTE: All information available to Garchen Institute is provided below. We do not have any additional information about the centers or events. July 29 – August 2: Gar Drolma Center, Dayton, OH – The Essence of...
Prayer to Lord Jigten Sumgon

Prayer to Lord Jigten Sumgon

Precious Englightenment, the Source of Benefit and Bliss by Mipham OM Emanation body, embodiment of the wisdom, compassion, and ability of the buddhas and bodhisattvas of the ten directions and the three times, Drikungpa, protector of beings in the Land of Snows,...
Drikung Kagyu Dzogchen Terma Teachings

Drikung Kagyu Dzogchen Terma Teachings

The Yang Zab (Very Profound Vision) is regarded as supreme among all the Yanas–it embodies the very essence of the tantric teachings. As a Dzogchen practice, it is unique within the Drikung lineage, as it was revealed by the Drikung Tertö n (hidden treasure...