Salem, Oregon

Jul 10, 2020 - Jul 28, 2020

Mahamudra Meditation & Study in Union

July 10 – 28, 2020
Rinpoche will be teaching during Nitartha Summer Institute
In 2020, study and meditation will be joined once again at the Summer Institute! All students will receive Mahamudra meditation instruction and a significant portion of each day will be devoted to practice. Students will also attend one study class daily to deepen their understanding of the view.

Furthermore, all students will receive teachings by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche. Rinpoche will teach two different classes on alternating days at the Summer Institute 2020.

Meditation: Three levels of Mahamudra meditation
Study: Courses from the Nitartha curriculum
Free Electives: including lüjong (body-mind integration practice), Mudra Space Awareness, debate, and Tibetan language.
Mahamudra Silent Retreat with Acharya Lama Tenpa Gyaltsen in Session 3!

A Month-Long Program:
In-Person, Online, or both!
Nitartha’s Summer Institute is a month-long program, with courses continuing from one session to another.

Those who attend one or two sessions in person can continue their study and meditation courses at home! You can view classes in real-time as well as watch the recordings at a time that is convenient for you.

And if you cannot participate in any of the Summer Institute in person, you are very welcome to attend the shedra courses online.

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