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Meditation: basic techniques

Meditation: basic techniques

Embracing regular group practice For beginners, participating in group meditation can be especially beneficial compared to practicing alone. Being part of a group provides a supportive environment to practice meditation. This course is led by facilitators who will guide participants in posture and other basic techniques. This course allows beginners to practice together. It covers basic meditation techniques and includes brief group meditation sessions. This course will not be online. Dates: 5 sessions on Sundays from 6 pm to 7 pm on […]

Nubchen Sangye Yeshe and the early tradition of dzogchen – 2 Lectures by Dr. Dylan Esler – 6 and 13 March, at the CCT

Nubchen Sangye Yeshe and the early tradition of dzogchen – 2 Lectures by Dr. Dylan Esler – 6 and 13 March, at the CCT

Picture: Nubchen Sangye Yeshe, mural in Mindrolling Monastery (Dehradun, India) © Photo: D.Esler We are pleased to announce a series of 2 lectures given by Dr. Dylan Esler on Nubchen Sangye Yeshe and the early tradition of dzogchen. Nubchen Sangye Yeshe (ca. 844–10th century) is a unique and fascinating figure in early Tibetan history. Placed in the direct lineage of Padmasambhava, the great tantric master who helped establish Buddhism on Tibetan soil in the eighth century, Nubchen Sangye Yeshe lived […]

KUM NYE – Tibetan Yoga

KUM NYE – Tibetan Yoga

We are pleased to inform you that the Tibetan Cultural Centre will be hosting a KUM NYE – Tibetan Yoga course. KUM NYE was introduced to the Western world in the early 1970s by Lama Tarthang Tulku Rinpoche. It is based on 3 roots: 1) Traditional Tibetan Medicine2) Tibetan Yoga system of Nying-thig tsa-lung (Yoga of subtle energies)3) Buddhist scriptures of the Vinaya (guidance on leading a harmonious life internally and externally) By engaging in Kum Nye’s sitting postures, movement exercises, […]

Losar 2024 – Year of the Wood Dragon

Losar 2024 – Year of the Wood Dragon

The Centre Culturel Tibétain wishes you a happy Losar, the Tibetan New Year!  Lama Jigmé sends the following message, inviting us to reflect on the importance of inner peace and happiness and to strive for a more compassionate and loving world. Hello! Happy Losar! As you may know, this week marks Losar, the Tibetan New Year, so I extend my heartfelt wishes for a joyous and prosperous Losar to all of you and your families. The Tibetan calendar follows a […]

Lecture with Tenzin Pamo – The 3 turnings of the wheel, the 3 baskets and an explanation of Kangyur and Tangyur

Lecture with Tenzin Pamo – The 3 turnings of the wheel, the 3 baskets and an explanation of Kangyur and Tangyur

This lecture will be in English and can be followed online. We are happy to in invite you to a special evening on Wednesday, February 14th, as we have the honour of welcoming Tenzin Pamo for a lecture at the Phuntsok Chö Ling temple in Rotterdam. Date: Wednesday 14 FebruaryTime: 19.30 – 21.00Place: Oostkousdijk 17b, Rotterdam, and onlineThe lecture is free, but you are welcome to give a donation to Phuntsok Chö Ling. Please register here so you can receive […]

Courses Winter 2024

Courses Winter 2024

We are pleased to announce that the registration for the upcoming courses starting in January 2024 are open. Winter term 2024 Course Teacher When KUM NYE – Tibetan Yoga Nicole Bechtold Tuesdays: 7.00 pm – 9.00 pmstarting 16 January Special Lectures “Nubchen Sangye Yeshe and the Early Tradition of Dzogchen“ Dr. Dylan Esler Wednesdays: 7.00 pm – 9.00 pmMarch 6 and 13 Beginning the path of meditation (beginner’s class) Lama Jigmé Sundays: 6.00 pm – 7.30 pm14 January – 11 February Meditation: […]

Phuntsok Chö Ling program

Phuntsok Chö Ling program

Below you can find the program of the Tibetan Buddhist Center Phuntsok Chö Ling, in case you want to follow Lama Jigmé’s teachings online or at the Temple in the Netherlands. Program Below are all upcoming events. Click here for the link to the full agenda. FEB 14 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM Lecture with Tenzin Pamo The 3 turnings of the wheel together with the 3 baskets and an explanation of what is Kangyur and Tangyur MORE INFORMATION REGISTER IMMEDIATELY 22 […]

Link to Phuntsok Namgyal Ling

Link to Phuntsok Namgyal Ling

Phuntsok Namgyal Ling Meaning “the sacred place of abundance”, Phuntsok Namgyal Ling aspires to be a center dedicated to mindful living. Safeguarding the values of traditional Tibetan living – harmony between land, animal and humanity – and dedicated to the study and practice of Tibetan Buddhism, Phuntsok Namgyal Ling will be a place welcoming all individuals looking to make a deeper connection with heaven and earth. Please join us in this vision. The Phuntsok Namgyal Ling Foundation is currently raising […]

Tea break with Lama Jigmé

Tea break with Lama Jigmé

The Phuntsok Namgyal Ling Foundation is happy to announce that you now can listen to Lama Jigmé through Podcasts!   With the new “Tea break with Lama Jigmé”, Tibetan Buddhist teacher, Lama Jigmé Namgyal, shares inspirational Podcasts covering various Buddhist teachings to help everyone develop mindful living.   Phuntsok Namgyal Ling is a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) registered in the Netherlands. Our goal is to acquire a piece of land in Europe and build a Buddhist centre as a place for studies and practices. […]