Rangjung Yeshe Gomde

Dzogchen Meditation and Retreat Center

Job Announcement

  Gomde CA is looking to fill one residential building / land staff position as soon as possible. Available position require skills in building systems, plumbing, carpentry, machine maintenance, sewer and septic systems, painting, electrical, vehicles, etc.   Basic administration and computer skills, including simple excel, word and computer skills a plus. Participation in bi-weekly management… more »

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2014 Annual Report

Follow a wonderful seminar with Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche’s program, Gomde California quickly would like to make our 2014 Annual Financial Report available to our sangha.  It has been a great year at Gomde, and we are grateful to everyone who visited us, attended programs, volunteered, and otherwise supported Rinpoche and his vision.   Please feel free… more »

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Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche on Earthquake Relief and Reconstruction

Dear Friends and Sangha Members, In the aftermath of Nepal’s worst ever natural disaster, which has claimed more than 8500 lives, everyone at Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery is continuing to devote each and every waking hour to helping those in greatest need and praying for all who have suffered such unimaginable losses. It is now… more »

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Use Permit Update and a Call for Volunteers: May 24th – June 2nd

We are pleased to announce that on April 16th, 2015 Rangjung Yeshe Gomde California received approval of our Use Permit to operate as a full-fledged retreat center in Mendocino County. The approval by the Planning Commission was unanimous and there were very little questions and no opposition presented. In fact we received about 50 letters… more »

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An Update on the Earthquake from Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche

Dear friends and Dharma family, I returned to the monastery on Friday, following last week’s devastating 7.9 magnitude earthquake, to be met by my brother Chokling Rinpoche, Phakchok Rinpoche, Tulku Urgyen Yangsi Rinpoche and our many monks and nuns. Please know that we are praying continually for all those affected in Nepal and across the… more »

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Upcoming Programs in the Bay Area

  Gomde California is pleased to present the following programs around the Bay Area. Please contact Sara Rojo for more information.   Longchenpa’s Teachings on the Four Immeasurables with Chung Rinpoche May 2nd, 2:30 – 4:30pm at The Berkeley Library, West Branch Cost: Free; donations are welcome map   The Essential Oral Instructions of Chokgyur… more »

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Support Gomde at our Use Permit Hearing

Gomde California is embarking on a major action that will benefit the entire community and our mission to support the spread of Buddhism in North America. As many of you know, we have been working on Gomde California’s Master Plan and Use Permit for many years. We have finally arrived at the moment when the… more »

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Feb. 28th: Tsangsar Tulku Rinpoche teaches in Corte Madera

Key Points of Vajrayana Practice with Tsangsar Tulku Rinpoche 4pm-6pm, February 28th at the Corte Madera Town Center Community Room This event is free and open to everyone. Offerings to the teacher and translator are welcome. For more information email rybasp108@gmail.com or call 707-480-9961.   Directions To Corte Madera Town Center Take the Paradise/Tamalpais Exit off Highway 101. … more »

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Bay Area Study and Practice Group

Gomde California coordinates the Rangjung Yeshe Gomde Bay Area Study and Practice Group, offering those members of the Gomde California community who live in the greater Bay Area the opportunity to study, practice, and spend time together as a sangha.  The group takes its direction from Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche, and is led by our lineage… more »

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  Gomde CA is looking to fill one residential building / land staff position as soon as possible. Available position require skills in building systems, plumbing, carpentry, machine maintenance, sewer and septic systems, painting, electrical, vehicles, etc.   Basic administration and computer skills, including simple excel, word and computer skills a plus. Participation in bi-weekly management calls required. Hours range from 25 to 30 per week. Dharma practitioners are preferred for these positions, and participation in daily group practice is highly encouraged. These are resident positions, which include room, utilities and meals when programs are underway. Stipends are available and negotiated depending on skill level, experience and need. Free attendance at all Gomde CA programs and retreats is included. Please email, Joanne Brion, at finance@gomdeusa.org, if you have questions or want to submit an application.