Teachers

Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche

Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche is a meditation master and teacher residing in the San Francisco bay area of California. Rinpoche began his studies in Tibet with the great Jigmed Phuntsok Rinpoche, widely acknowledged as one of the greatest Dzogchen masters of the twentieth century. More…

Events with Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche

[Dharma December] A Daylong Meditation Retreat to Celebrate the New Year
December 30, 2018

A Daylong Meditation Retreat to Prepare Mentally, Emotionally, and Spiritually for 2019 Join us to prepare for 2019 in this special “Dharma December” Daylong Meditation Retreat! Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche will be leading this daylong retreat as part of our yearly “Dharma December” events to help us understand how to live with less stress, improve our relationships, and enjoy life more fully through meditation. In this daylong retreat, Rinpoche will provide…

From Mindfulness to Pristine Mind: Journeying Into Your Natural State of Mind through Meditation
January 4, 2019

From Mindfulness to Pristine Mind: Journeying Into Your Natural State of Mind through Meditation When we experience mental and emotional agitation, unhappiness, and stress, it is because our minds are in a distorted state. Pristine Mind is free from stress. It is filled with unconditional happiness. It is our natural state of mind. To find happiness within ourselves, first we need to uncover our own Pristine Mind and learn how…