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Khenpo Chöying Dorjee to teach in Moscow, Russia

18 - 26 October 2018
All Day

We are happy to welcome Khenpo Chöying Dorjee to Moscow from October 18th to 26th.  Khenpo will present basic Madhyamaka principles and offer ways to students to apply these teachings through contamplation and meditation practice. He will base these teachings on Chandrakirti`s Madhyamakavatara and his auto-commentary.


In addition, Khenpo will also provide teachings on Lojong - mind training according to Atisha, and instructions on tonglen practice.


Russion translation will be provided.

Khenpo will be accompanied by Arne Schelling, who will do the review classes and Q&A sessions.

Khenpo Chöying Dorjee`s biography:


Khenpo Choying Dorjee was born on 27th Aug 1972 and studied at Dzongsar Khyentse Chokyi Lodro Institute for Higher Buddhist Studies in Buddhist philosophy, psychology, logic and debate.  His principal teachers there were Khenchen Kunga Wangchuk Rinpoche and Dzongsar Khyentse Rinpoche. Khenpo completed the full Dzongsar Shedra (University) curriculum and received the degree of Acarya in 2000. He became a Khenpo (PhD) in 2002 at Dzongsar Chokyi Lodro ​Institute and also received a Khenpo degree from His Holiness the Dalai Lama in 2004. 


Since 1999, Khenpo has been teaching at Dzongsar  Chokyi Lodro​ Institute and Deerpark Institute in India. For over 10 years, ​Khenpo has also been ​teaching​ in countries including Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia, and the United States. He h​as recently at​ the ​University of California (​Berkeley) ​at​ the University's invitation.


More details will be announced later.

For any questions, contact Nadia Yakovchenko at