Rangjung Yeshe Gomde

Dzogchen Meditation and Retreat Center

Located in the forested mountains of Northern California, Rangjung Yeshe Gomde is a center in the Chokling Tersar lineage of Tibetan Buddhism under the spiritual direction of Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche. Gomde California’s diverse programs present the complete Buddhist path as found in the foundational teachings of the Buddha, the Mahayana teachings on emptiness and compassion, and the profound instructions of the Vajrayana.  Our remote, beautiful land offers the perfect environment for both new students and long-time practitioners to deepen their understanding of the Buddha’s teachings through study, contemplation, and meditation.

News

December 8th: Day of Contemplation and Meditation

November 16, 2019

Lama Kunzang will facilitate a day of contemplation and meditation at Gomde California on December 8th, 2019.  This is a free, non-residential program. The first… more »

Garberville Meditation and Book Group

October 6, 2019

Dear local Gomde California community members, Rangjung Yeshe Gomde CA sponsors a meditation and book group in Garberville every Tuesday evening with Lama Ani Kunzang…. more »

Telephone Number Change: (707) 489 – 6605

April 12, 2019

Due to an issue with our telephone service provider, we can now be reached at: (707) 489 – 6605.    

We Are an Extension of Our Spiritual Home

March 5, 2019

Dear Gomde California Sangha, I have the pleasure of writing to you after spending an extraordinary few months at our Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling monastery in… more »

Your Spiritual Care Directive

February 9, 2019

A Three-night Live Online Discussion  with Rhonda LoPresti and Lama Kunzang Feb 18, Mar 4, Mar 18   –  7:00pm – 8:30pm PST online via Zoom Meeting… more »

Six Bardo Teaching: Free Online Group

September 7, 2018

We are offering a free online video presentation of Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche’s Six Bardo Teachings presented in 1999 at Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery in Kathmandu, Nepal. The teachings will… more »

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More Upcoming Programs

Losar Retreat and Celebration

With Lama Gerry Prindiville

February 14 - 16, 2020
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Located in the forested mountains of Northern California, Rangjung Yeshe Gomde is a center in the Chokling Tersar lineage of Tibetan Buddhism under the spiritual direction of Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche. Gomde California’s diverse programs present the complete Buddhist path as found in the foundational teachings of the Buddha, the Mahayana teachings on emptiness and compassion, and the profound instructions of the Vajrayana.  Our remote, beautiful land offers the perfect environment for both new students and long-time practitioners to deepen their understanding of the Buddha's teachings through study, contemplation, and meditation.