Venerable Traga Rinpoche and Lama Zhuravka Dazang Teachings

Venerable Traga Rinpoche was Lama Zhuravka’s Retreat Master while she was engaged in the four year retreat at the Garchen Buddhist Institute in Arizona. Traga Rinpoche is an accomplished Dzogchen and Mahamudra master. He has received profound foundational as well as the most advanced teachings from some of the greatest living masters of Tibetan Buddhism including His Holiness Chetsang Rinpoche, His Eminence Garchen Rinpoche, Khenchen Jigme Phuntsog and many others. He has completed over 10 years of retreats. The great Nyingma Master Khenpo Munsel gave him the detailed Dzogchen teachings. Traga Rinpoche did retreat near Khenpo Munsel for seven years, and practiced Tregchöd, Thögal, and other advanced practices.  Traga Rinpoche served as a Retreat Master at GBI until 2009, then he returned to Tibet. A trip to Ukraine will be Rinpoche’s first visit to Europe and in general his first departure from Asia since 2009.

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June 12, 5:30 pm-8:30 pm. Lama Zhuravka will give teachings on Tsetar practice (in Ukrainian)

Recommended donation: 200 UAH

June 14 – 16, 10 am – 6 am.  Venerable Traga Rinpoche will grant Manjushri Empowerment and Teachings. Bu auspicious coincidence in May Rinpoche is engaged in a 16 days pilgrimage to Wutaishan, also known as Manjushri mountain, where he participates in the Manjushri approach practice drubchen. Thus we will be lucky to receive a direct blessing from this practice and the teachings from the realized Master.

English translation will be available!

Recommended donation: 500 UAH

June 21 – 22, 10 am – 6 pm. During the morning sessions Traga Rinpoche will grant Vajrayogini Empowerment and teachings. Lama Zhuravka will teach on the Three Kayas according to Vajrayogini practice in the afternoon.

English translation will be available for the morning sessions.

Recommended donation: 500 UAH