Rangjung Yeshe Gomde

Dzogchen Meditation and Retreat Center

Programs list

Opening to Awakened Awareness through Unconditional Love and Compassion

With Lama John Makransky

March 8 - 10, 2019
Join the developer of Innate Compassion-Wisdom Training (ICT), Lama John Makransky, in deepening the experience of our innate awakened capacity.  In this practice, we become receptive to the unconditioned openness, compassion, wisdom, and peace of our buddha nature by participating in a field of unconditional love for self and others. Parts of us, often unconsciously, prevent us from becoming more fully receptive to the qualities of awakening.  This can impede even long-time practitioners from much fuller access to awakened awareness.  With newly developed elements of ICT, Lama John will show us how the compassionate, healing powers of our buddha nature can help…

Medicine Buddha: Door to Boundless Healing

With Lama Bruce Newman

April 12 - 14, 2019
Using Tulku Thondup’s book, Boundless Healing, Lama Bruce will guide us through profound meditations on the Medicine Buddha, adapted for Westerners.

Annual Teachings with Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche: “Lamrim Yeshe Nyingpo”

With Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche

June 14 - 16, 2019
We are so very happy to announce that once again, Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche will return to Gomde California to continue his series of teachings on Chokgyur Lingpa’s profound terma, the Lamrim Yeshe Nyingpo. The root text for Gomde California’s core practices, this profound teaching of Padmasambhava offers detailed instruction on the entire Buddhist path, including the preliminary practices, the generation stage and completion stage practices, and the practice of Dzogchen. Heavy with pith instructions, the Lamrim Yeshe Nyingpo can only be taught by an authentic master. These teachings at Gomde California will be truly auspicious. The illustrious master Jamgon Kongtrul, a contemporary of Chokgyur Lingpa,…