Bruton School for Girls in Somerset was the venue for Tsoknyi Rinpoche’s 2017 Easter retreat and will also host Rinpoche’s UK teachings next year. Rinpoche was in great form at Bruton and gave sparkling teachings on the Karma Chagmé text ‘The Union of Mahamudra and Dzogchen’, as relevant today as when it was written nearly 500 … [Read more…]
A new video shows the progress being made in both construction and education at Tsoknyi Gechak Ling in Nepal. The film includes aerial footage of the major building work which has been accomplished, scenes of the outstanding education being offered to young nuns, and comments from Tsoknyi Rinpoche about the significance of the project.
Tsoknyi Rinpoche discusses his vision for Tsoknyi Gechak School and the Gechak nuns in the memorable video White Lotus. Rinpoche says he hopes the school will produce “enlightened anis”, or nuns, who will be able to teach both verbally and by example. The 15-minute video, made by the Yogini Project, also features school director Fionnuala … [Read more…]