SUMMER INSTITUTE TUITION

SESSION 1

July 1 -July 9

$350

  • One session of talks by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche (9 talks)
  • One session of Mahamudra shamatha and/or vipashyana with Acharya Lama Tenpa Gyaltsen, for qualified students

(Note that all courses continue from one session to another. So if you are attending only one session, it is highly recommended to take Session 1.)

SESSIONS 1 & 2

July 1 – July 19

$650

  • Two sessions of talks by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche (18 talks)
  • Two sessions of Mahamudra shamatha and/or vipashyana with Acharya Lama Tenpa Gyaltsen, for qualified students

SESSION 3
July 21 – 29

$0

Both registration options include these courses until they end:

  • Lujong (end date July 19)
  • Befriending Space (end date July19)
  • Tibetan language (end date July 29)
  • One shedra level (end date July 29)
  • Community Meditation (end date July 29)

The 2022 Summer Institute will offer:

  • Daily teachings by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche during sessions 1 and 2 (9 talks on the Samdhinirmocana Sutra and 9 talks on Mahamudra)
  • Mahamudra shamatha and vipashyana for qualified students, led by Acharya Lama Tenpa Gyaltsen during sessions 1 and 2 (9 practices each, on alternating days)
  • Daily Community Meditation practice led by Acharya Lama Tenpa Gyaltsen during sessions 1, 2, and 3 (27 days)
  • Three sessions of one shedra (study) level (27 teachings)
  • Three sessions of Tibetan language courses
  • Two sessions of Befriending Space by Mitra Lee Worley (a mini-course exploring form and space and their relationship to body and mind)
  • Two sessions of Lujong (body training exercises developed by Tibetan Buddhist meditation master Khenpo Tsültrim Gyamtso Rinpoche)

Payment plans and financial assistance are available. Click here to apply.

Refund policy:

In case of cancellation, a full refund will be given by the registration deadline of June 7, 2022.
A processing fee of $75 will be charged for cancellations between June 7 and June 30. No refunds will be possible on or after July 1, 2022.