Mangala Shri Bhuti News

Welcome to Mangala Shri Bhuti’s News page. Here you'll find articles and updates about the activities of Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche, Dungse Jampal Norbu, Elizabeth Mattis Namgyel, as well as the students and centers of MSB throughout the world.

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November 27, 2011 - Guna Norling (red building) and the Bay For ten days recently Dzigar Kongtrul Rinpoche visited Salvador, Bahia, the capital city of Brazil’s Eastern most state, itself located at the furthest point that Brazil juts into the Atlantic Ocean. He was there to teach Nagarjuna’s Letter to a Friend and initiate a Shedra Program in Brazil. He was also there to spend time at Mangala Shri Bhuti’s city center, Guna Norling, and...   [Read more]
November 8, 2011 - Breaking Waves, Breaking News in Brazil During the Drupchö of the Rigdzin Düpa in the winter of 2003, Rinpoche spoke about his vision for the creation of five retreat centers in locations around the world. As more students have matured to the point of entering 100 day retreat, the basic need for places to practice in solitude has grown. Soon after, through a generous offering of land by Paddy McCarthy and Rebecca...   [Read more]
November 3, 2011 - Itʼs a precipitous climb from the town of Bajnath up through the Himalayan foothills. To the right, the drop plummets to the valley below, and the view back across the gorges and hills of Northern Indiaʼs Himachal Pradesh is spectacular. Eagles nest in trees near the top of the road and many float on wind currents blowing up from the valley. The new building seen facing onto the central courtyard, with the old main...   [Read more]