Questions and Answers with Drubpon Pema Wangyal Rigdzin
October 21st 5pm Pacific
Have you wondered, “Am I doing this Ngondro Practice properly?” or have second guessed yourself on the visualization, or even wondered, “What Am I doing?”. Whatever your questions, you can spend time on this Zoom livestream Questions and Answers session with Drubpon Pema Wangyal Rigdzin. Who knows, maybe questions will pop up.
Drubpon Pema Wangyal Rigdzin (Frederico Trancoso) has trained in Tibetan Buddhism for twenty-seven years and has completed several extensive Vajrayana retreats under Lama Tharchin Rinpoche. He is a lead ritual chanter and on the staff at Vajrayana Foundation supporting the activities and the continuity of the Foundation’s Three-Year Retreat. He is also a Chaplain with Stanford Health Care and the Hospice of Santa Cruz County, an acupuncturist with a BA in Physical Therapy and a keen researcher of ancestral forms of healing.
On the most auspicious day of the Medicine Buddha, October 13th, you are invited to the Pema Osel Ling Retreat Center to receive the Refuge Vows or re-affirm your Refuge Vows from Lama Sonam Tsering Rinpoche in front of the Guru Rinpoche statute.
In order to attend the Refuge Ceremony in-person, you must present proof of COVID vaccination, practice social distancing and be fully masked.
There are three pre-register options available for attendance:
1) Overnighter: Limited private rooms are available with one or two night options: Check-in: October 12th 6:00pm and check out: October 14th 8:00am
2) Day Commuter: 8:00am ~ 6:00pm
3) Zoom online:limited to 100 spots