Special Thanks

SAVE the DATE: His Holiness Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang May 29-30 2016 and Khenchen Gyaltshen Rinpoche Jan. 22-24 2016

We made a CD!
Listen and buy it  here.

Drikung Kyobpa Choling: Sacred Prayers of Tibetan Lamas



Upcoming programs

Jan. 30th 7:00pm Lopon Dorje Khandro continues teachings on Bodhichitta from the Jewel Ornament of Liberation

Feb. 7th 10am - 1pm LOSAR -- Tibetan New Year raising the prayer flags, aspiration prayers for the new year, guru yoga puja and tsok offering long life prayers for His Holiness the Dalai Lama and their Holinesss's the Drikung Kyabgon's, ceremony and celebration with Drupon Samten Rinpoche, DKC monastics and sangha.   Offering of sweet rice and Tibetan Khabsay cookies.  Followed by a potluck lunch and Tibetan song and dance. Everyone welcome.  Please bring something to share for the potluck and tsok.

This year is the year of the Fire Monkey. 


Khenchen Gyaltshen Rinpoche Jan. 22 -24 

Please see details below or under the downloads page for more details.


Saturday Jan. 16th 

Vajrasattva practice, mantra recitation and mediation with Drupon Samten Rinpoche 

7:00pm - 8:30pm 


New Year's Retreat with Drupon Samten Rinpoche


Saturday Jan. 2nd 10:00am - 5:00pm  New Year's retreat with Drupon Samten for an auspicious and meanful new year 

Guru Yoga and Tsok (food) offering, Dzambala (Deity of Generosity and Prosperity) practice, Dharma Protectors practice

Please bring something for the potluck lunch or bring you lunch if you are on a special diet. Suggested donation $20.


January Special Retreats and ongoing programs 

Special Retreat and teachings with Khenchen Gyaltshen Rinpoche at DKC Jan. 22nd - 24th (flyer available under downloads)

Please don’t miss this rare and precious opportunity to receive these teachings and blessings from a very remarkable lama and incredible scholar.  Khenchen's Bio is listed on the downloads page.

Suggested donation: $50/each day Sat/Sun $20/Friday. We will have a potluck lunch each day or bring your own lunch. Tea, coffee and cookies will be provided.

Friday Jan. 22nd 7pm – 9:00pm Khenchen Rinpoche teaches on the profound nature of reality as introduced in the opening lines of the Jewel Ornament of Liberation. Here is a brief excerpt: “All phenomena are included into 2 categories of samsara and nirvana. That which is called samsara is empty by nature.. that which is call nirvana is also empty by nature, but all the confused projections are exhausted and dissipated. Its defining characteristic is freedom from all suffering.”

Saturday Jan. 23rd 10am – 5pm Khenchen Rinpoche teachings and practice of Bodhichitta

Sunday Jan. 24th 10am – 5pm Khenchen Rinpoche teaching and practice on Guru devotion, Guru Yoga and Tsok offering