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 […]

Continuity Of Our Consciousness – PCL Rotterdam or online

Continuity Of Our Consciousness – PCL Rotterdam or online

We are happy inform you about an upcoming event organized by Phuntsok Chö Ling in Rotterdam, and we extend a warm invitation to you to participate either online or in person. Event Details:Continuity of our Consciousness – Dialogue with Pim van Lommel & Lama Jigme Namgyal Date: January 5, 2024Time: 19:30 – 21:30 On this special evening, esteemed cardiologist and author of “Eindeloos Bewustzijn” (Endless Consciousness), Pim van Lommel, will join hands with Tibetan Buddhist teacher Lama Jigme Namgyal for a thought-provoking dialogue. […]

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 […]

Public Lecture – Emotions

Public Lecture – Emotions

The Centre Culturel Tibétain is happy to invite you to an enlightening public lecture on the topic of ‘Emotions’ by renowned Tibetan Buddhist Lama Jigmé Namgyal. In this captivating event, Lama Jigmé Namgyal will delve into the depths of human emotions, shedding light on why we experience them and how we can manage them effectively.  The lecture will be translated into English by Dr. Dylan Esler. Event Details: During this lecture, Lama Jigmé Namgyal will explore the nature of emotions, both […]