Welcome! Chamma Ling Retreat Center is a retreat and meditation center, inspired by the Tibetan Bon Buddhist Tradition, founded by Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche. We are located in Crestone, Colorado, in the beautiful Southern Sangre De Cristo Mountains.
Initiation of the Red Garuda & the Ocean of Milk Offerings to the Naga with Geshe Nyima Kunchap Rinpoche
October 24, 25, 26th
Chamma Ling, Crestone, CO Geshe Nyima Kunchap Rinpoche will be visiting Crestone from Dolpo, Nepal, land of ancient Zhang Zhung and Bön, concluding a series of teachings of the Red Garuda. The archetype of the person who rises above all obstacles and obscurations, transforms themselves into an eagle and soars through the sky is found in many cultures throughout the world.
In the Bön tradition, the Garuda holds a special position of importance and reverence as an enlightened yidam, a wisdom being who emanates in forms of each of the five elements. The Red Garuda is associated with the fire element, and the wrathful wisdom that overcomes all obstacles and brings healing, protection, and positive transformation to all beings.
November 7, 8 , 9 | Friday – Sunday | 10.00am – 4.00pm
Entrance is on the Broadway side between Proto’s Pizza and Iron Fitness.
Khenpo Tenpa Yungdrung Rinpoche will continue teaching from the cycle of Kusum Rangshar (The Spontaneous Arising of the Three Bodies), one of the most important Dzogchen texts in the Bönpo tradition, sponsored by the Himalayan Bon Foundation.
Wealth Ritual The Ritual of Invoking the God of Wealth (Norlha), Arya Zambala to Increase and Retain Riches with Geshe Nyima Kunchap
Saturday November 1, 2014 | 9.30 AM to 5.30 PM
Please join us for a special enriching ritual by a renowned Tibetan Bon Buddhist Master. In Tibetan, it is called "Norlha Ched Gyed’s" and it is a summoning of fortune ritual called "Yangdrub." This ritual is offered to the indigenous Tibetan god of wealth, Arya Zambala and to his 8 brothers.
The purpose is to summon all kinds of fortune and richness - not just financial wealth but good fortune in one's life with everything from domestic life, family and possessions, life-fortune, health, food and nourishment, etc., summoning the support of enlightened beings. Open to all!
Saturday, November 8, 2014
1-2:30 p.m. Eastern time U.S. (New York time)
Please join us for this free Live Webcast! Sharing Your Inner Peace and Joy for the Welfare of Others
Join us from your home computer for these live Internet teachings by Tenzin Wangyal Rinpoche
The new system require preregistration. Multilanguage Translations Available!
- please check timeanddate.com to adapt webcast time to your country-
About Our Cabins
Chamma Ling of Crestone exists in order to provide a solitary retreat cabins for practitioners in the Bön tradition, as well as meditators of other spiritual traditions.
If you would like to rent a cabin, we provide all the information here to plan and apply for your retreat.