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Date & Time Details: 6:45pm PST / 9:45pm EST

Location: Online

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Pre-requisites Required to Register. For More Information, Email Info@Ngakpa.org

Ngakpa Live – Online

With Pema Khandro

September 23, 2020

Pre-requisites Required to Register. For More Information, Email Info@Ngakpa.org

The Ngakpa Training offers in-depth study of Vajrayana Buddhism. The five year curriculum focuses on a study of Vajrayana Buddhist history, philosophy and practice, focusing on the Inner Tantras of the Nyingma Tradition, also known as MahaYoga, AnuYoga and Dzogchen. These studies alternate with one on one dialogues with the Lama in phone classes, private meetings and Vajra Sangha retreats.

Course Format

The class meets twice a month via the web, in addition to reading assignments, practice requirements, oral presentations and debates on Buddhist philosophy.


This class is open to students who have completed the following requirements

  • Foundations of Buddhist Philosophy Series
  • Buddhist Meditation Series
  • A period of six months in Vajrayana Training or attending three in-person retreats with Pema Khandro
  • Application
  • Interview

Email Register@BuddhistYogis.org to access pre-requisite material, or to apply for Vajrayana Training.
To schedule an interview email Membership@BuddhistYogis.org.



Pema Khandro
Pema Khandro is a Tibetan Buddhist teacher, humanitarian and scholar specializing in the philosophy and practice of Tibet’s Buddhist Yogis. Her mission is to make in-depth Buddhist education accessible, to open the doorway to the great treasures of philosophy, meditation, medicine and art contained in Tibetan Buddhism. Pema Khandro is the spiritual leader of the Community of Buddhist Yogis in North America, she is the founder of Ngakpa International, the Yogic Medicine Institute, the MahaSiddha Center in BerkeleyCalifornia and Ngakpa House, a charity which supports the education of children and elders in the Himalayas. Pema Khandro is an authorized Lama…
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