News and Events

Anniversary of Kyabje Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche


Dear friends, On the anniversary of Kyabje Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche passing into parinirvana, a three day Ngakso puja will be held at Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery in early January.

Kathmandu University’s annual “KU Day”


Kathmandu University’s annual “KU Day” was held on Saturday 11th December 2021. KU Day celebrated 30 years since the university was founded, and paid tribute to past and present faculty and staff. The vice chancellor, Dr Bhola Thapa, lead the tributes, and RYI representatives attended.

Researching a Nunnery in Boudha


In our class on the history of Buddhism we started a project to conduct research in groups of two students on the many monasteries that surround us in Boudha. My friend Tia and me chose Khenpo Tsültrim Gyamtso Rinpoche’s nunnery Tek Chok Ling. One of the unique features of this nunnery are the different dances that the nuns perform. […]

New partnership with the Center for the Study of Apparent Selves


Artificial Intelligence and Buddhism. Center of the Study of Apparent Selves We are happy to announce Rangjung Yeshe Institute has agreed to host the Center for the Study of Apparent Selves, which is conducting a research project funded by the Templeton Foundation through Rangjung Yeshe Institute Foundation. The Centre for the Study of Apparent Selves will explore Buddhist […]

Newsletter Subscribe

Follow us on

Open Application

Asynchronous Online Learning

Study at Your Own Pace

Online Learning

Applications Open February 15

Summer Intensive Programs

June 8-August 4, 2022

Classical & Colloquial Tibetan

Sanskrit & Nepali

Buddhist Studies

Public Guest Lectures

Watch Online

Pathways In and Out of Dharamsala
with Stephen Christopher

The Art of Silence & Sound
with Diane Butler

The Practice of Buddhist Translation
with Erik Pema Kunsang & Dr. Catherine Dalton

Listen to more on Soundcloud

Stay up to date by joining our Facebook Page.

RYI Program Sponsors