Rangjung Yeshe Institute
Founded by Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche as an institution of higher learning for those wishing to deepen their understanding of Buddhist philosophy and practice
The courses offered at Rangjung Yeshe Institute include a variety of topics in Buddhist Philosophy, History, and Cultural Studies, and in Tibetan, Sanskrit, and Nepali languages. Students who are seeking a thorough education in Buddhist Philosophy and Himalayan languages may enroll in formal degree programs at BA, MA, and PhD levels or take advantage of RYI’s Certificate Course in Buddhist Studies. Several specialized non-degree courses are also available including RYI’s eight-week long summer intensives, online learning courses, and a year-long translator training program.
"Listen to the Buddha's teaching and you become pure, serene and gentle. Contemplate and you gain confidence in liberation. Meditate and you discover your inner natural wisdom. Therefore, strive hard to listen, contemplate and meditate!" -Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche
The 41st Annual Fall Seminar with Chokyi Nyima Rinpoche is November 13-21, 2021.
For details on meditation classes please click here.
The next guest lecture is with Andrew Bartles-Smith entitled "Reducing Suffering during Times of Armed Conflicts, the Interface between Buddhism and the International Humanitarian Law (IHL)."
Tuesday, 21st September 2021 16:45 NPT (Kathmandu). Zoom link here. Meeting ID: 840 6353 0715. Password: 101940
Watch Erik Pema Kunsang & Dr. Catherine Dalton's talk on “The Practice of Buddhist Translation” here.
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