Program Details

The Parinirvana of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

April 6 / 9:00 AM - April 6 / 6:00 PM

This year marks the 26th Parinirvana of Venerable Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche.

We will celebrate and commemorate his passing on Saturday, April 6, 2013.

An invitation is extended to all members and friends to join in commemorating Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche; author, poet, artist, and terton; holder of the profound lineages of Mahamudra and Dzogchen, and founder of Shambhala the path of Warriorship; Mahasiddha, and holder of the direct and difficult path of Crazy Wisdom. 

The day will be one of practice and celebration of his amazing life and profound teachings.


Sitting Meditation               9-12

Lunch (on your own)          12-1:30

Sadhana of Mahamudra and *Feast     1:45-3:00

DVD: "Glimpses"                3:30-4:30

(A 45 minute video about Chogyam Trungpa: his birthplace, monastery, and some of his terma sites along with excerpts from interviews with his brother and several other people who knew him before 1959.)

The Sadhana of Mahamudra with have a feast section which is a rare opportunity for all levels of practitioners to participate in this Vajrayana practice.   

Suggested Donation: $5 -$10 

Questions?: Contact Matt DiRodio:

Please register online for planning purposes.

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