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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

Online - Ngondro Retreat Part 1: Essential Prerequisites to the Practice of Dzogchen
February 7, 2020

“I have not given Dzogchen teachings previously. Now I am ready to explore the teachings and practice of Dzogchen with prepared students. Therefore if people want to receive Dzogchen teachings, they need to practice Ngondro.” – Orgyen Chowang Rinpoche The path of the Dzogchen teachings consists of receiving direct introduction to the nature of your own mind and finding enlightenment within you. Through recognizing the nature of your own mind and…

Part 2 - In-Person Ngondro Retreat: Essential Prerequisites to the Practice of Dzogchen
September 11, 2020

Part 2 of the Ngondro Retreat: Essential Prerequisites to the Practice of Dzogchen Note: Participants of the Ngondro Retreat Part 2 must have also attended the Ngondro Retreat Part 1 either in-Person or Online. To learn more and to register for Part 1, click here. Prerequisites and Commitments: Everyone is welcome to attend this 2-part Ngondro Retreat. Rinpoche does ask that all participants commit to attending the entire set of teachings (both Part 1,…

Part 2 - Online Ngondro Retreat: Essential Prerequisites to the Practice of Dzogchen
September 11, 2020

Part 2 of the Online Ngondro Retreat: Essential Prerequisites to the Practice of Dzogchen Note: Participants of the Ngondro Retreat Part 2 must have also attended the Ngondro Retreat Part 1 either in-Person or Online.  To learn more and to register for Part 1, click here. Prerequisites and Commitments: Everyone is welcome to attend this 2-part Ngondro Retreat. Rinpoche does ask that all participants commit to attending the entire set of teachings (both…