More than 180 Dharma students gathered at Kingswood School in Bath for Tsoknyi Rinpoche’s 2016 Dzogchen retreat in the UK, Living Fearlessly in an Unsettled World. This was Rinpoche’s 15th retreat in Britain since we were asked to set up Pundarika UK in 1999. Rinpoche, assisted by his usual translator Gerardo Abboud, taught once more … [Read more…]
At the beginning of March 2016 Tsoknyi Gechak Ling held its annual drubchen. This year the intensive nine-day group ritual practice was based on Hayagriva, the wrathful manifestation of Avalokiteshvara that is the main yidam of the Tsoknyi Lineage.
“I am very happy to share this picture of the Tashi Jong togdens who have come together to celebrate Guru Rinpoche once a year here in India. Many of these yogis have been in retreat for 20 years or more. It is inspiring to know that in this dark age of fighting, war and turbulence … [Read more…]