Upcoming Magyu Retreats

Upcoming Magyu Retreats

All retreats take place at Tara Mandala Retreat Center in Colorado unless otherwise noted. All Magyu retreats are open to those not in the Magyu Program as long as necessary preliminaries have been completed.

Chöd of Chögyal Namkhai Norbu Rinpoche: Self-Paced Program

With Lama Tsultrim Allione

Open Dates
Online
Cut through fear, fixation and clinging, by nurturing not fighting, what disturbs our mind. This Chod practice is empowered through the lineage of the Tibetan Dzogchen master, Chögyal Namkhai Norbu.

Green Tara: Self-Paced Program

With Lama Tsultrim Allione and Magyu Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam

Open Dates
Online
A great introductory course for understanding ‘deity’ practice in Buddhism. Green Tara sits with one foot in the meditative posture and one foot in the world, thus embodying active compassion and serving as a model for modern day contemplative life.

Wisdom Rising: Self-Paced Program

With Lama Tsultrim Allione

Open Dates
Online
Be guided through the development of the feminine in Buddhism, and understand how each of the five Dakini’s key ‘encumbered’ emotions and wisdom qualities are within each of us. By being introduced to the mandala principle and its importance to western and eastern psychology, you will understand the fierce feminine…

Zhitro: Self-Paced Program

With Lama Tsultrim Allione

Open Dates
Online
The simple and accessible practice of Zhitro offers a real way for a practitioner to help the deceased. This practice also helps one to become familiarized with the visions and experiences one may experience during the 49 days following one's own passing.

Feeding Your Demons® – Online Program

With Lama Tsultrim Allione, Magyu Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam and Pieter Oosthuizen

Open Dates
Online
Feeding Your Demons® (FYD) is a profoundly effective method for recognizing and transforming the deep-seated patterns, triggers, and neuroses that undermine the quality and enjoyment of our lives. Learn more about the whole program here.

CNNR Chöd Daylong Intensive – ONLINE

With Karla Jackson-Brewer, M.S.

December 3, 2022
Online - Zoom
Devoted Chöd practitioner and Authorized Teacher Karla Jackson-Brewer will offer a special opportunity for seasoned and brand new Chöd practitioners to receive support in their practice, ask questions and receive advice with helpful tips and reinforcement.

Chöd: From Chögyal Namkhai Norbu – ONLINE

With Karla Jackson-Brewer, M.S.

February 3 - 12, 2023
Online - Zoom
This virtual retreat takes place over two weekends only (February 3-5 & 11-12, 2023). Chöd is a unique blend of the Tibetan Shamanic traditions and the Buddhist tradition of compassion and emptiness. This centuries-old practice is sung and is accompanied by the use of a traditional Chöd drum and bell.…

Feeding Your Demons®: Kapala Training Level III – ONLINE

With Pieter Oosthuizen

April 19 - 23, 2023
Online - Zoom
In Kapala Training Level III we will go further into Machig Labdrön’s lineage, learning specific new practices and deepening our understanding of the roots and branches of her lineage tree. Please note, this retreat is restricted to those who meet the requirements from Kapala I&II / FYD Buddhist Track Levels…

Zhitro Daylong Practice Intensive – ONLINE

With Polly Ryan, MA, MFT

September 30, 2023
Online - Zoom
A Tara Mandala Daylong Practice Intensive – Online We invite you to join us for a day of community and deep practice as we connect with the simple and accessible practice of Zhitro.  In our society we often lack practices specifically designed to help someone who has died as they…

Green Tara – ONLINE

With Magyu Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam

October 19 - 22, 2023
Online - Zoom
All are welcome! Magyu Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam invites you to join her online in a 4-day virtual retreat where students will receive the transmission, teachings, and learn the practice to connect with the luminous compassion of Green Tara in our innate, awakened heart.  Green Tara sits with one foot in…