27 01, 2018

Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche teaching at the Summer Institute 2018!

Manifest & Hidden Phenomena We are delighted that Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche will teach two classes at the Summer Institute 2018! The classes will be held during Module 1 (July 6-14) and Module 2 (July 16-24) and will be offered on alternating days. Distinguishing the Views and Philosophies: A Lamp of Essential Points This course is a systematic overview of Mipham´s teachings on the Middle Way by the influential scholar of the twentieth century Bötrül (1898-1959) of the Nyingma tradition. Bötrül’s root text, Distinguishing the Views and Philosophies, and his auto-commentary, Ornament of Mañjughoa´s Viewpoint, provide a meaning commentary on Mipham’s Beacon of Certainty. Bötrül sets forth

8 01, 2018

Save the dates for Gomdra & Shedra at the Summer Institute 2018!

Manifest & Hidden Phenomena Please find below the exact dates for the Shedra sessions and the Gomdra modules at the Summer Institute 2018: Shedra Shedra Session 1 (14 days) July 6 (Friday) – July 19 (Thursday) Travel Day: July 20 (Friday) Shedra Session 2 (14 days) July 21 (Saturday) – August 3 (Friday) Travel Day: August 4 (Saturday) Gomdra Gomdra Module 1 (9 days) July 6 (Friday) – July 14 (Saturday) Travel day: July 15 (Sunday) Gomdra Module 2 (9 days) July 16 (Monday)- July 24 (Tuesday) Travel day: July 25 (Wednesday) Gomdra Module 3 (9 days) July 26 (Thursday) – Aug 3 (Friday) Travel Day:

5 01, 2018

Renowned Thangka Painter RD Salga will be back at the Summer Institute!

Manifest & Hidden Phenomena In the Science of Creativity and the Arts track of the Summer Institute 2018, master thangka painter RD Salga will offer hands-on studio classes which focus on drawing and painting Buddhas using the guides and techniques of the Karma Gadri tradition, the painting tradition of the Karmapas noted for its elegance of form, colour, and composition. RD Salga has more than thirty four years’ experience in composing and painting Tibetan thangkas of every major Tibetan Buddhist subject and tradition. This is an unparalleled opportunity to get one-on-one instruction from one of the few masters of this tradition left in the world today. For

1 01, 2018

Join us for Tibetan Language Classes at the Summer Institute 2018

Manifest & Hidden Phenomena We are happy to announce that we will again offer Tibetan language classes at the Summer Institute 2018! The Introduction to Tibetan class is oriented toward beginners who have little knowledge of Tibetan butwould like to gain some familiarity with the language and how it is translated into English. You will learn the alphabet and pronunciation and learn some songs of Milarepa and how to chant them, while at the same time investigate their meaning in both Tibetan and in English. You will gain a richer understanding of the songs composed by one of Tibet’s great masters. The Tibetan Reading Class is

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