2017 Winter Retreat

The much-anticipated 2017 Winter Retreat begins on Tuesday, December 26th! The schedule is as follows: Tuesday, December 26th through Friday, December 29th: Morning Session (10AM to 12PM): Khenpo Tsultrim Tenzin will teach on the text Rays of Sunlight: A Commentary on the Heart of the Mahayana Teachings by Ayang Thubten Rinpoche. …

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Teachings on Vajrayana

This week and the following two Sundays until the Winter Retreat, Khenpo Tsultrim will be teaching from an unreleased draft text on the practice of Vajrayana, based on an original series of teachings given in 2004 by Khenpo Tsultrim Tenzin.  The draft document pending publication is available here. After the…

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Smithsonian Trip

Sangha Members and Friends will meet at TMC on Saturday, December 9th at 9 am to carpool to Shady Grove Metro station and then commute to an exhibit at the Freer Sackler Smithsonian Gallery called Encountering the Buddha: Art and Practice across Asia. We will visit the the Tibetan Buddhist…

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TMC Year End Summary 2017

This year has been another exciting year for the lineage, with the celebration of the 800th anniversary of the commemoration of our Dharma Lord, Jigten Sumgon.  It’s also been a strong year for TMC.  As the end of the Western year 2017 approaches, we look forward to continuing our mission…

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TMC’s Annual Spring Retreat

 TMC’s annual Spring Retreat will feature His Eminence Thritsab Rinpoche. Schedule as follows: Saturday, May 27th: Teaching on Achi as “Soul Mother” and empowerment with Thritsab Rinpoche Sunday, May 28th: Empowerment and Teaching of Vajrayogini Practice Monday, May 29th: Four Session Practice of Achi Tuesday, May 30th – Thursday, June…

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