Registration is now open for Gomde California’s Kumara Summer Work-Study Program. Our program, open to anyone ages 18-30, is a residential program that allows students to attend all of Gomde’s summer events including seminars with visiting Tibetan teachers, daily teachings from Gomde’s resident Lamas, and participation in a comprehensive course of study and meditation. For… more »
The 84000 translation initiative has just published the Dharmachakra Translation Committee’s translation of The Tantra of the Blue-Clad Vajrapani, an important Indian cāryatantra. The lead translators on the project were Catherine Dalton of Gomde’s Dharmachakra Translation Center and Andreas Doctor, director of the Dharmachakra Translation Committee. Ryan Damron, also of Gomde’s translation center, worked as an… more »
Catherine Dalton, co-director of Gomde’s Dharmachakra Translation Center, was recently featured on the website of the 84000 project in connection with her work on the Dharmachakra Translation Committee’s recent translation of The Play in Full, a classic sūtra on the life of the Buddha. The 84000 Project was founded by Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche with the… more »
Rangjung Yeshe Gomde is pleased to present our annual financial report. 2012 was an active year at Gomde, with many new programs launched and significant progress made towards our development goals. You can download and read the entire report here.
Lama Tsultrim Sangpo, Lama Gerry Prindiville June 10 – August 15, 2013 This summer Rangjung Yeshe Gomde invites practitioners to engage in individual retreats in our Tent Cabin settings. This program is also suited to those who are not in the Kumara age range, or cannot commit to the one month requirement, yet would like… more »
On the weekend of Feb 8th Gomde again hosted the Buddhist Studies Department of UC Berkeley for the second annual Rangjung Yeshe Gomde-UC Berkeley Buddhist Studies Workshop. Organized by Gomde’s Dharmachakra Translation Center, 25 professors and graduate students gathered at Gomde to read works from the Hevajra Tantra corpus with the renowned scholar of Sanskrit… more »
We have made great progress on our master plan efforts this last fall. Our first step is to secure a Use Permit and Rezoning. The Use Permit establishes what specific activities at can take place on the property and the new zoning establishes the uses and provides for the definition of such things as such as height,… more »
Solitary retreat is an essential element for Vajrayana practice encouraged by our teachers both present and past. Rangjung Yeshe Gomde offers a serene and powerful environment blessed by many Tibetan masters for individual retreats. The blessings of our teachers and the auspiciousness of the land combine to create an extraordinary experience. Rangjung Yeshe Gomde is… more »
If you need a ride to or from Gomde, or you can offer a ride, now you can connect with other drivers on our Rideshare Board. Click here to go to the Rideshare Board now.
In the summer of 2012 the Dharmachakra Center for Translation and Translation Studies will run a number of events designed to promote the engaged and sustained study of all facets of Indo-Tibetan Buddhism. For students of the Tibetan language the Dharmachakra Center offers the Dīpaṃkara Translator Internship Program, designed to train future translators in the… more »