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Closed Winter Retreat under the Guidance of Lama Tenzin Sangpo
We are delighted to announce that next year Gomde Germany-Austria will again have a one month closed winter retreat. Read more...

Message by Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche
At 11:20pm Saturday night, on 10th May, Namdol Gyatso Lama—Ka-Nying Shedrub Ling Monastery’s General Secretary and my trusted personal aide of almost 40 years—passed away after a long and courageous battle with advanced lung cancer. Read more...

Summer will be busy!
When is Chökyi Nyima coming? Is Chokling Rinpoche coming? What is going to happen in Gomde this summer? How can I help? Read more...

The Best Time of Practice
On 2nd of March – the first day of the Tibetan New Year – 27 people finished a 32 day closed retreat at Gomde. Read more...

Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche arrived at Gomde
Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche arrived at Gomde and started teachings. First the Vajrayana path as laid out in the Tara Terma and later the text Sphere of Refined Gold. Read more...

Vajrasattva-Retreat with Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche
Chokling Rinpoche is the fourth incarnation of the great terton Chogyur Dechen Lingpa, who lived in the early 19th century Read more...


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Featured Programs

Lama Tenzin Sangpo
Contemplative festive season at Gomde
December 19 - 27, 2014
All of you who want to spend your days around Christmas in a special way this year are cordially invited to spend them with us at Gomde. Here we will provide you with the opportunity to practice the Dharma individually or within groups, eat good food, rel More info

Lama Tenzin Sangpo
Avalokiteshvara- Compassion in theory and practice!
December 28 - 31, 2014
Compassion is the starting point of Buddhist practice and therefore this practice weekend is especially good for those who want an introduction to Vajrayana Buddhism. Since one of the biggest obstacles for progress on the path to full awakening is the lac More info

Gomde Welcomes 2015
New Years Eve
December 31, 2014 - January 1, 2015
We make one's farewells to the old year with a protector-practice and we welcome the New Year with a bonfire, fireworks, good music, Wiener Waltz and delicious food. A specieal treat will be the welcome of Rinpoche. More info

Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche
Circle Of The Sun
January 1 - 6, 2015
The profound Dzogchen practices of trekcho (cutting through to primordial purity) and thogal (direct crossing) are the two main topics in this book. Trekcho is the supreme view, which cuts directly through the thoughts of the three times. More info

Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche
Ngak-so "Ocean of Amrita" Puja
January 4, 2015
As we re-enact this resplendent and powerful puja at Gomde, everyone is most welcome to either participate in the full-day puja itself, or to simply observe the intricate yet beautiful Tibetan Buddhist ceremon More info

Lama Tenzin Sangpo
Closed Winter Retreat
January 21 - February 19, 2015
Under the guidance of our resident Lama, Tenzin Sangpo, we will focus primarily on the practice of the single form of Vajrasattva. We will also practice the Sphere of Refined Gold, which Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche taught here at Gomde Germany-Austria in 2013 b More info

July 25 - 26, 2015
On Saturday, we would like to invite you to our already legendary summer party. Once again we will celebrate with our neighbours and guests from near and far, having a good time over cake and coffee, beer and bratwurst and enjoy different cultural perform More info

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Dear friends

Because all of you have supported Gomde Germany-Austria in so many wonderful ways, with the gift of your valuable time and energy as well as with generous contributions, Gut zu Rath has made fantastic leaps forward.  After just four short years, Gomde has become a delightful retreat place open to practitioners and visitors of every background.


A guided tour with Chökyi Nyima Rinpoche here



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