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Retreat with Sogyal Rinpoche at the Resort at Squaw Creek

The Rigpa Autumn Retreat with Sogyal Rinpoche, world-renowned Buddhist teacher from Tibet and author of the spiritual classic, and#8220;The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying,and#8221; will take place Nov. 27 to Dec. 6 at the Resort at Squaw Creek. There is also a short option from Nov. 27 to Nov. 30.-

With his gift for presenting the essence of Tibetan Buddhism in a way both authentic and profoundly relevant to the modern mind, Sogyal Rinpoche is one of the best-loved teachers of our time. The atmosphere that Rinpoche creates is one of incredible warmth, love, and penetrating insight, as if he were speaking directly to the heart of each and every person present.

In this special retreat, Gaining Confidence in our Innate Wisdom: The Profound Method for Bringing Forth the Realization of the Nature of Mind through the Teaching of Dzogchen, the Great Perfection, Sogyal Rinpoche will share the essence of the Dzogchen teachings. Dzogchen, or and#8220;Great Perfection,and#8221; is the heart-essence of all spiritual paths and one of the clearest, relevant wisdom teachings for the modern world. Simple yet profound, it is a path that can be integrated with ordinary life and practiced anywhere. Rinpoche’s teachings will be complemented by periods of practice for people of all levels of experience. For information visit http://rigpaus.org/Events/CL2009/ or call (866) 200-5876.