With Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam
and Pieter Oosthuizen

July 13 to August 1


Key Features

Prajñaparamita is one of the key philosophies and practices of the Mahayana teachings of Buddhism. It is also a primary ‘open awareness’ meditation that is regularly practiced at Tara Mandala.

What Will I Learn?

  • Understand the historical origins and profound meaning of the Prajñaparamita (Perfection of Wisdom) philosophy.
  • Receive the complete explanation of Lama Tsultrim’s Prajñaparamita deity practice, and learn how to do the practice.
  • Receive a live transmission of the Prajñaparamita practice.
  • Learn the Nine Breaths practice as a preliminary yogic technique for clearing your energy channels prior to meditation.

Who Is This Course For?

  • Suitable for both beginning and seasoned practitioners.
  • For anyone interested in ‘open awareness’ meditation in the framework of a deity practice.


  • 2.5 hrs of video teachings with Lama Tsultrim Allione.
  • Two 1-hour live webcasts with Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam and Pieter Oosthuizen.

Prajñaparamita is a core practice of the Tara Mandala Magyu Program. Please note: The Feeding Your Demons® Online Level I (Buddhist Track) also includes the Prajñaparamita practice, as does Kapala Training Level I Onsite.

Week 1

  • History of Prajñaparamita (~ 44min)
  • Prajñaparamita Practice (~ 55min)
  • Webcast #1 – Transmission of the practice (attendance required)

Week 2

  • The Nine Breaths (~25min)
  • Practice Week

Week 3

  • Practice Week
  • Webcast #2 – Questions & Answers

There are no prerequisites for this course.

This course includes two webcasts with Lopön Charlotte and / or Pieter Oosthuizen:


  • Saturday, July 18 at 9am Pacific Time: This webcast includes the transmission of the practice. Live attendance is required.
  • Saturday, August 1 at 9am Pacific Time