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

Location: Online

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

Ngakpa Training – Online

With Pema Khandro

December 15, 2021

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 once 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 an internationally renowned teacher and scholar of Buddhist philosophy. Ordained in the Nyingma lineage, enthroned as a tulku, and trained as an academic, her teachings celebrate the dynamic coalescence of tradition and the modern context. She is the founder of Ngakpa International and its three projects: The Buddhist Studies Institute, Dakini Mountain and the Yogic Medicine Institute. In her work as a Buddhist teacher she is an authorized Lama and lineage holder of the Nyingma and Kagyu traditions and was enthroned to carry on the lineage of her predecessor, the first Pema Khandro, an early twentieth century…
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