The Importance of Santi Maha Sangha

REFRESHING THE IMPORTANCE OF THE SANTI MAHA SANGHA   Now that spring has arrived, it feels like a good time to refresh in our minds the importance of theSanti Maha Sangha.  The Santi Maha Sangha training is a programme of study and practice created by Chögyal Namkhai Norbu in 1992. The words: ‘Santi Maha [...]

By |2019-05-23T16:27:49+00:00May 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

A poem by Glen Desmier

This is a poem I wrote about Namkhai Norbu based around three poems of Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche; In the expanse of the sky No matter how long the room’s been dark, an hour or a million years, The moment the lamp of awareness is lit, the darkness disappears. In the expanse of the sky, [...]

By |2019-05-17T16:20:26+00:00May 17th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Report from the Red Gakyil to the AGM 2018

The new year began with a session of Karma Yoga leading up to Losar in February.  It is traditional to clean and clear out before Losar, and this year the week before Losar coincided with half term.  We had two gorgeous teenage dakinis present and many of the Kunselling management group, all with good [...]

By |2018-11-01T10:29:39+00:00November 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Information about the Mirror by Liz Granger

Many of you may already be familiar with The Mirror, originally the newspaper of the International Dzogchen Community. The printed newspaper started back in 1991 and continued up until the end of 2013 when, due to printing and mailing costs, the newspaper was forced to do its last print run. The Mirror continued to [...]

By |2018-10-31T17:48:51+00:00October 31st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Remembering Rinpoche by Candida Wright

The following are some words taken from an article I wrote for the Mirror titled; “How I Met Chogyal Namkhai Norbu”.  I feel they sum up my experience meeting Rinpoche while on my first retreat to Merigar in Sept/Oct 2008: When I arrived for the first evening of the teachings at Merigar I [...]

By |2018-10-14T21:50:19+00:00October 14th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments