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Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche’s September/October 2016 Schedule

Geshe Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche, founder and spiritual director of Ligmincha International, will be teaching in Hungary, Japan and Korea, and in Colorado, Virginia and several locations in California (U.S.) during September and October. On September 10 he is offering the first webcast in his new free, online six-month course on Living with Joy, Dying in Peace.

The second webcast in the series will take place on October 8, and another webcast from the Fall Retreat at Serenity Ridge, on The Practice of Chöd, will take place October 15. Rinpoche also is offering a GlideWing course on Tibetan Dream Yoga and a Ligmincha Learning course on Transforming Our Emotions Through the Six Lokas. 

To register for any of the teachings, contact the coordinator, email or website indicated.


September 3–4, 2016

Location: Budapest, Hungary
Subject: Sleep Yoga
Contact: Olivia Zsamboki
Email Ligmincha Hungary
Website: Ligmincha Hungary
Facebook Page: Ligmincha Hungary

September 9–11, 2016 - CANCELLED

Location: Moscow, Russia
Subject: Six Lamps, Part 2

September 10, 2016

Location: Your computer
Subject: Free Live Webcast: Living with Joy, Dying in Peace, Part 1: Releasing Attachments, Finding Freedom and Joy
Time: 3–4:10 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (New York time)
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September 16–18, 2016

Location: Boulder, Colorado
Subject: The Essence of the Seven Mirrors of Dzogchan
Contact: Al Vreeland
Email Chamma Ling Colorado
Website: Ligmincha Colorado
Facebook Page: Chamma Ling Colorado

September 17–October 16, 2016

Location: Your computer
Subject: Interactive online course: 'Tibetan Dream Yoga'
More information:

September 24–25, 2016

Location: Kokusai Koryu Center, Kyoto, Japan
Subject: To Be Announced
Time: 9:30 a.m.–4:30 p.m.

September 26–27, 2016

Location: Kokoru Research Center, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
Details: To Be Announced


October 1–2, 2016

Location: Korea Buddhist Performing Center at Jogyesa, Seoul, Korea
Subject: Dream Yoga
Contact: Theressa Hong
Tel: (+82) 10-5410-4873
Email for information
Website: Dream Yoga Korea Events

October 1–November 19, 2016

Location: Your computer
Subject: Online course: 'Transforming Our Emotions through the Six Lokas'
More information:

October 8, 2016

Location: Your computer
Subject: Free Live Webcast: Living with Joy, Dying in Peace, Part 2: Transcending Fear, Finding Hope
Time: 3–4:10 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (New York time)
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October 12–16, 2016

Location: Ligmincha International's Serenity Ridge Retreat Center, Nelson County, Virginia
Subject: Annual Fall Retreat: Chod
Contact: Ligmincha International, 554 Drumheller Lane, Shipman, VA 22971
Tel: (+1) 434-218-1290 (Registrar) or (+1) 434-263-6304 (Serenity Ridge Office)
Email Serenity Ridge Registration
Website: Serenity Ridge
Facebook Page: Serenity Ridge Retreat Center

October 15, 2016

Location: Your computer
Subject: Free Live Webcast: "The Practice of Chod."  Broadcast live from the Annual Fall Retreat at Ligmincha's Serenity Ridge Retreat Center in Nelson County, Virginia (not a public talk).
Time: 3–4:30 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (New York time)
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October 20, 2016

Location: San Jose, California
Subject: Science & Non-Duality (SAND) Conference (Pre-Conference Workshop): The True Source of Healing-How the Ancient Tibetan Practice of Soul Retrieval Can Transform and Enrich Your Life
Time: 2–5 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time
Subject: Science & Non-Duality (SAND) Conference(Conference Opening): Awakening the Luminous Mind 
Time: 7 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time
Website: SAND16 US

October 21–23, 2016

Location: Berkeley, California
Subject: Seven Mirrors of Dzogchen (Part 1 of 3)
Contact: Laura Shekerjian
Tel: (+1) 510-849-2373
Email Laura Shekerjian
Website: Ligmincha California

October 27, 2016

Location: Mt. Diablo Unitarian-Universalist Church, Walnut Creek, CA
Subject: Dream Yoga
Time: 7:30–9 p,m. Pacific Daylight Time
Contact: Phil Rohrer
Tel: (+1) 925-686-2328
Email Phil Rohrer
Website: Mt. Diablo Unitarian-Universalist Church