The Rigdzin Swiss Association is part of the International Nyingmapa Rigdzin Community, and was founded by Rigdzin Namkha Gyatso Rinpoche in 2001. The study centre is in Lausanne, at the address : chemin du Trabandan 51. The association organises seminars, meditation sessions, public talks, and retreats on a regular basis. It also invites Buddhist teachers from all schools of Buddhism to give teachings. The association is engaged in humanitarian projects in Tibet working to preserve, perpetuate and transmit the social, ethical and spiritual aspects of Tibetan culture. For more information, please visit www.rigdzin.ch (French language only).
International Nyingmapa Rigdzin Community
The International Nyingmapa Rigdzin Community was founded by Rigdzin Namkha Gyatso Rinpoche in 2002. The International Community is comprised of several Buddhist associations in different countries (Switzerland, France, Holland, Spain, Sweden, Lithuania).
These associations provide centres intended as places of meeting, exchange and spiritual practice. Their activities are open to anyone wishing to know more about Tibetan Buddhism. Namkha Rinpoche teaches on a regular basis, transmitting the authentic living wisdom of Tibetan Buddhism in simple and accessible terms. In particular, he teaches methods for the development of patience, peace of mind and authentic compassion and how to apply these qualities to everyday life.
For more information, please visit www.rigdzin-community.org (English).