New Documentary on Bon Now Available on Ligmincha YouTube

The Light of the Golden Sun (63 min.), a film by Rogelio Jaramillo Flores, was released Feb. 21, 2015, on the Ligmincha YouTube channel.The film tells about the rich history of Bon, how it came to the West and the role that Ligmincha has played in recent years. more . . .

Ligmincha International Prepares for Losar, Year of the Wood Sheep

Losar, which in Tibetan means “new year,” is celebrated widely by Tibetans and Tibetan Bon and Buddhist centers throughout the world. This time to reflect on the passing of the old year and face the possibilities of the new year will be celebrated by Ligmincha International centers worldwide. more . . .

Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche’s February/March 2015 Schedule

Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, founder and spiritual director of Ligmincha Institute, is offering teachings in Brazil, Mexico, New York and Charlottesville, Virginia during February and March, along with a free yearlong Internet course on Soul Retrieval, starting with an all-day retreat on Jan. 10, 2015.  He also is offering online courses through Ligmincha Learning and GlideWing. more . . . 

Online Three Heart Mantras Course Begins Feb. 6

Ligmincha Learning is pleased to offer a monthlong online course, “The Three Heart Mantras of Bon,” from Feb. 6–March 14, 2015. The Three Heart Mantras are used in many different meditations in the Tibetan Bon Buddhist tradition and play a major role in the ngondro practices. more . . .

Registration Open for Two Lishu Institute Retreats in India

Registration is now open for two retreats at Lishu Institute in Dehradun, northern India. A two-week guided phowa retreat begins March 5, 2015, followed by a six-week intensive Tibetan language retreat starting March 20, 2015. The retreats are co-sponsored by Ligmincha International. more . . .