The Official Start of the Summer Retreat at Thrangu Monastery

The Official Start of the Summer Retreat at Thrangu Tashi Yangtse Monastery: At the supreme holy site of Tagmo Lüjin Tragu Tashi Yangtse Monastery, as part of the complete training in the discipline of the sacred Dharma, which is one of the three foundations, there is a tradition of observing the later summer retreat. This […]


The Summer Rain Retreat, known as Yar Ney in Tibetan (དབྱར་གནས།), will commence from 21st July to 2nd September, 2024, at Thrangu Monasteries in Nepal and India. This retreat holds profound significance in the monastic calendar, dating back to the time of the Buddha. Traditionally, during the rainy season in India, the Buddha established this […]

Visiting and Teaching Schedule of Tulku Damcho Rinpoche

USA , JUNE 2024 Tulku Damchö Rinpoche desired to visit Thrangu Rinpoche’s study groups in the greater Los Angeles area knowing that neither he nor Thrangu Rinpoche had returned to be with the groups in quite a few years. (This was Damchö Rinpoche’s first visit since 2013.)  They both had felt some regret that the connection […]

Bhurkumkuta fire offering puja for the swift return of the incarnation of the Very Venerable Kyabje Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche.

Today, on the fifth day of Bhurkumkuta Drupchen, under the guidance of Kyabgon Gyalway Gyaltsap Drung Goshir Rinpoche, Venerable Tulku Damcho Rinpoche led a gathering of more than 500 attendees, comprising khenpos, lamas, resident lamas from overseas dharma centers, monastics, and lay practitioners, in the practice of the Bhrikumkuta sadhana, written by the great tertön […]