• Dorm Yurt, Women's – $588.00
  • Prajna 3-Bed Female Dorm/Family Room – $648.00
  • Prajna Double – $870.00
  • Prajna Queen Shared-Bed – $1,050.00
  • Prajna Queen Single – $1,470.00
  • Temple Camping – $480.00

Date & Time Details: This retreat begins with a mandatory registration period from 2pm to 4pm on the first day and ends after lunch on the last day.

Location: Tara Mandala Retreat Center

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Essential Dzogchen: A Retreat on Pegyal Lingpa’s Collection of Spiritual Teachings on Selflessness

With Drubpön Lama Karma

May 3 - 8, 2019

Meditation is a path to uncovering our natural state; it helps us recognize the workability of even the most uncomfortable or unpleasant thoughts and emotions. Drubpön Lama Karma will give teachings on the text Collection of Spiritual Teachings on Selflessness composed by his master, Pegyal Lingpa, through his own pure vision. Celebrated for its comprehensiveness and depth, this 21-stanza text consists of teachings on the foundational practices all the way up to the highest view of Dzogchen (Great Perfection).

Prerequisites: Participants must have taken Refuge and received the Bodhicitta Vow in order to attend this retreat.

Suggested Dana: $240 – $300


Drubpön Lama Karma
Venerable retreat master (Drubpön) Lama Karma was born in eastern Bhutan and joined the Long-Nying Chöling Monastery at a young age. His root teacher was Lama Naljorpa, the great yogi of Mahamudra and Dzogchen, from whom he received numerous vows, empowerments, instructions and oral transmissions, including the Chöd Rinchen Trengwa…
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