Rangjung Yeshe Gomde

Dzogchen Meditation and Retreat Center

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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Khenpo Yeshe teaches in Berkeley on Jan. 18th

The Awakened Heart: a Talk on the Bodhisattva Path in Tibetan Buddhism This Sunday, January 18th, Khenpo Yeshe will teach in at the Berkeley Central Public Library.  The teaching will begin at 1:30pm and run for approximately 2 hours. Doors open at 1pm, but that is also the time we will be able to get in… more »

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Translation School Partners with UC Berkeley

Gomde California’s Dharmachakra Translation Center (DTC) has partnered with UC Berkeley’s Center for Buddhist Studies to offer a Certificate of Completion to students in the Dharmchakra School of Translation at Gomde.  The faculty at the Center for Buddhist Studies has recognized the caliber of instruction offered by the DTC’s translator training program and has been… more »

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Summary of Gomde California’s Operations

Over the the coming year Gomde California will be implementing a new strategic plan that will begin an important phase of our development.  This will include a number of significant projects to improve the quality of our facilities and enhance the experience of everyone who visits the center.  As Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche often reminds us,… more »

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Sponsor a Tent Cabin

We have embarked on a campaign to improve the comfort and experience of our guests by upgrading our tent cabins and their furnishings.  We would like to furnish all our tent cabins with wooden furniture, comfortable mattresses, linens, pillows, and an area rug. Please help us by sponsoring an upgrade $275 upgrades 1/2 of a… more »

Mangla Shri Bhuti Walk-a-thon at Gomde California

Mangala Shri Bhuti, the sangha of Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche, will be holding a walk-a-thon at Gomde California on October 12th to support Rinpoche’s  project to build the Sangdo Palri Temple in the Sangre de Cristo Mountains of southern Colorado.  Located near Crestone, the temple is being constructed for the sake of promoting peace, compassion and… more »

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Tara’s Triple Excellence at Gomde California

This fall Gomde California will begin offering retreats and teaching programs in support of Tara’s Triple Excellence, an online meditation program directed by Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche.  This structured, step-by-step program offers daily instructions and guided meditations that provide the tools to transform stress, fear, anger and confusion into great strength, patience, kindness, and clarity.  Gomde… more »

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2013 Annual Report

As Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche’s program at Gomde California quickly approaches, we would like to make our 2013 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. We hope that everyone… more »

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3rd Annual UC Berkeley – Gomde CA Buddhist Studies Workshop

From February 7th-9th Gomde California hosted the faculty and graduate students of UC Berkeley’s Group in Buddhist Studies for the 3rd annual Buddhist Studies Workshop, which this year focused on texts from the Guhyasamāja Tantra corpus.   The group, which included Gomde’s Catherine Dalton and Ryan Damron, worked on a translation of the Sanskrit and Tibetan texts… more »

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