Palyul Retreat Center - 2021 Summer Retreat
We are pleased to announce the scheduling of the Virtual Summer Retreat
Virtual Retreat Webcast Globally
Our virtual 2021 online summer retreat will be webcast with break out rooms for individual classes. We look forward to welcoming special guest teachers and never-before played teachings of the late His Holiness Penor Rinpoche.
Join us July 10 - August 10
Nyungne will be held July 2 – 4
We will conduct class reviews led by our Palyul Tulkus and Khenpos and augmented with study materials which may include teaching recordings from His Holiness Penor Rinpoche. With the exception of Ngondro, you must have completed the class you apply for in order to participate.
Kyabje Gyangkhang Chogtrul Rinpoche
Webcasting live from Namdroling Monastery
HE Chogtrul Gyangkhang Rinpoche leads our retreat this year as Vajra Master. He will join some of our morning sessions and may give a heart teaching when appropriate.
Kyabje Mugsang Kuchen Rinpoche
HH Mugsang Kuchen Rinpoche will serve as our adviser during the retreat, helping us provide the students with the best possible online experience.
HE Mugsang Kuchen Rinpoche se
Khenchen Pema Sherab Rinpoche and Khenchen Namdrol
Khenchen Pema Sherab Rinpoche (far left) and Khenchen Namdrol Rinpoche (center) are, with Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso Rinpoche (right), the senior most Khenchens at Namdroling Monastery's Ngaygur Nyingma Institute. They will teach on topics to be announced that will be webcast.
Our Retreat Teachers
Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso Rinpoche
Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso Rinpoche is our beloved Khenchen, having offered teachings at our retreat since it was founded without ceasing. He will lead the 5, 6, 7 and 8th year class reviews.
Khenpo Kunsang Dechen Rinpoche
Khenpo Kunsang Dechen graduated from Namdroling Monastery Monastic College with top honors. He has received countless teachings and transmissions from the greatest masters of our time, including Kyabje Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche, Kyabje Penor Rinpoche, Kyabje Khenpo Ngagchtung, Kyabje Lama Achok Rinpoche, and the three Khenchens of Namdroling Monastery.
Khenpo Tenzin Norgay Rinpoche
Khenpo Tenzin Norgay Rinpoche completed the Shedra program at the Nyagyur Nyingma Institute in 1995 and was assigned by His Holiness Penor Rinpoche to teach students in the United States.
Classes will start in the temple and then be split up into pre-assigned breakout rooms where students will practice with their lamas and receive refresher teachings from our retreat masters.
Hope to see you at our virtual retreat. May all beings benefit. May you be well.