Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post Reply
CrawfordHollow
Posts: 265
Joined: Fri May 11, 2012 10:56 pm

Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by CrawfordHollow » Sat Feb 16, 2013 9:57 pm

Hello all,

Does anyone know of any Nyingma teachers in the northeast? There is the Padmasambhava center in NY, but besides that the northeast seems to be bereft of Nyingma centers. I have been a practicing Kagyu for over ten years, and have recieved some Palyul teachings and empowerments. I would like to make a stronger connection with the Nyingma lineage and it doesn't look like I will be able to afford a plane ticket out west anytime soon. Does anybody know if Tulku Thondup grants interviews with students? Thank you all in advance.

Troy

Yudron
Posts: 1087
Joined: Fri Jun 15, 2012 8:55 pm
Location: Sunny California
Contact:

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by Yudron » Sat Feb 16, 2013 11:26 pm

Author of Buddhist young adult fiction. http://www.YudronWangmo.com Vlogger at Wisdom and Compassion: Grandma Yudron's Totally Chill Vlog on Meditation and Tibetan Wisdom https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRsrq0 ... jk39DmN_Ag Blogger at http://yudronwangmo.com/blog/ Very active on Twitter.

CrawfordHollow
Posts: 265
Joined: Fri May 11, 2012 10:56 pm

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by CrawfordHollow » Sat Feb 16, 2013 11:49 pm

Thanks Yudron!

BTW, I did order Lama Tharchin Rinpoche's Dream Yoga DVD. Does it usually take awhile for the DVDs to get shipped out? I'm not trying to be impatient, just curious how long it will take.

Thanks again.

User avatar
justsit
Posts: 813
Joined: Wed Oct 21, 2009 9:24 pm
Location: Delaware

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by justsit » Sun Feb 17, 2013 12:41 am

Also Dungkar Ling. If you contact them, they might be able to recommend other East coast sanghas.

Yudron
Posts: 1087
Joined: Fri Jun 15, 2012 8:55 pm
Location: Sunny California
Contact:

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by Yudron » Sun Feb 17, 2013 2:37 am

CrawfordHollow wrote:Thanks Yudron!

BTW, I did order Lama Tharchin Rinpoche's Dream Yoga DVD. Does it usually take awhile for the DVDs to get shipped out? I'm not trying to be impatient, just curious how long it will take.

Thanks again.
I don't know. I've only gotten them on a subscription basis. They a mailed very reliably to series subscribers.
Author of Buddhist young adult fiction. http://www.YudronWangmo.com Vlogger at Wisdom and Compassion: Grandma Yudron's Totally Chill Vlog on Meditation and Tibetan Wisdom https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRsrq0 ... jk39DmN_Ag Blogger at http://yudronwangmo.com/blog/ Very active on Twitter.

ngodrup
Posts: 746
Joined: Wed Dec 15, 2010 6:58 pm

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by ngodrup » Sun Feb 17, 2013 3:41 am

Tulku Thondup's place in Mass.: www.mahasiddha.org
which is associated with Longchen Nyingtik and the DoDrupchen.

User avatar
Adamantine
Former staff member
Posts: 3698
Joined: Tue Feb 08, 2011 7:09 am
Location: Space is the Place

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by Adamantine » Sun Feb 17, 2013 4:30 am

Yudron wrote:http://kunzanggatshal.org/ They have only one quasi public event a year.

http://retreat.palyul.org/

http://www.tersar.org/?page_id=858
In addition to the Orgyen Cho Dzong center you linked
to at http://www.tersar.org there's also the NYC gompa which HH
Dudjom Rinpoche established and lived at named
Yeshe Nyingpo which is one of the current residences of his son Shenpen Dawa Rinpoche
who gives teachings and Wangs
there on occasion.

There's also Kundrolling, in NYC and Tselgyar East in Conway MA which are centers
of Namkhai Norbu: while he may not be precisely Nyingma
he teaches mostly Nyingma practices.


Between Dungse Thinley Norbu Rinpoche's center in upstate NY, Padmasambhava Buddhist Center, and HH Dudjom Rinpoche's own centers he established that Dungse Shenpen Dawa Rinpoche continues to uphold and expand according to his father's wishes the NY area is quite rich with Nyingma activity and we owe HH Dudjom
Rinpoche immense gratitude for that!
Contentment is the ultimate wealth;
Detachment is the final happiness. ~Sri Saraha

CrawfordHollow
Posts: 265
Joined: Fri May 11, 2012 10:56 pm

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by CrawfordHollow » Sun Feb 17, 2013 9:33 pm

Thanks all! :smile:

User avatar
heart
Posts: 3971
Joined: Fri Jan 08, 2010 1:55 pm

Re: Nyingma teachers in the Northeastern US

Post by heart » Sun Feb 17, 2013 9:41 pm

http://www.rygcooperstown.org/

Haven't been there but I have a nice friend there.

/magnus
"We are all here to help each other go through this thing, whatever it is."
~Kurt Vonnegut

"The principal practice is Guruyoga. But we need to understand that any secondary practice combined with Guruyoga becomes a principal practice." ChNNR (Teachings on Thun and Ganapuja)

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Josef and 22 guests