Virtual Cushion

Pandemic Group Practice & Mantra Accumulations

May 28th—June 24th

Open to all. Please join us for practice and mantra accumulation for working with the pandemic. Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

January 23rd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Kurukulla Feast Online

February 6th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Kurukulla Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »

Werma Feast Online (Kalapa Werma Feast)

February 14th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

A Time to go Deeper: The Unique Buddhist Teachings of Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche

with Judy Lief, Carolyn Gimian, Gaylon Ferguson, Martin Janowitz

February 20th—March 20th

This inspiring, in-depth five-week program (three 1-day retreats and two evening classes—all via Zoom) offers the foundation of the journey and way of life as presented by the Buddha and taught by Chogyam Trungpa. Open to all! Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: The Three Yanas

with Judy Lief

February 20th

This retreat provides an overview of the three principal Buddhist paths as presented in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition; Hinayana, Mahayana and Vajrayana. Open to all! Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

February 22nd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: Can the Climate Crisis Activate Meditation?

with Martin Janowitz

February 25th

Can we activate our inner being as a transformational force for sanity, environmental health, safety, and compassion? Can we raise our gaze in meditation to activate meditation in action? Open to all! Continue »

The Six Types of Mindfulness in the Dzogchen Tradition with Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche

February 26th—February 27th

During this special program, Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche will share the Dzogchen tradition's unique approach to mindfulness. Open to all! Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: Core Foundational Teachings

with Gaylon Ferguson

March 6th

In the first presentations by the Buddha, he introduced many core teachings, particularly the Four Noble Truths. We are encouraged to realize the truth of suffering, understand the causes of suffering, and walk the path to liberation from suffering. Open Continue »

Werma Feast Online

March 10th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: Art in Everyday Life

with Anne Saitzyk

March 11th

You are invited to come and experience, or play with, one of Chögyam Trungpa’s favorite activities—object arranging. Drawing on the principles of Heaven, Earth and Humanity, we will explore the process of perception as the foundation of the creative proce Continue »

A Time to Go Deeper: Community and Lineage

with Carolyn Gimian

March 20th

In the Buddhist tradition there are the “Three Jewels”: the Buddha, Dharma, and the Sangha. This retreat will focus on the Sangha (Sanskrit) or community of practitioners. Open to all! Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

March 23rd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Red Jambhala Feast

April 2nd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Red Jambhala Feast on line! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »

Social Presencing Theater

with Acharya Arawana Hayashi

April 17th—April 18th

It is an emerging art form, based on mindfulness and awareness in everyday life, that explores the creative potential of individuals and of groups. Open to all! Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

April 22nd

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

May 10th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

May 21st

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Kurukulla Feast Online

June 5th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Kurukulla Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

June 9th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

June 20th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

July 8th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

July 19th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Werma Feast Online

August 7th

Werma Sadhakas, please join us online for our monthly Werma Feast Continue »

Padmasambhava Feast

August 17th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Padmasambhava Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized tantrikas. Continue »

Kurukulla Feast Online

August 29th

All authorized practitioners are welcome to the Kurukulla Feast online! This practice is restricted to authorized sadhakas. Continue »