Palyul Changchub Dargyeling of the D.C. area, is a non-profit organization of Vajrayana Buddhism in the Palyul lineage of the Nyingma tradition. We are one of a world-wide network of Dharma centers founded by the late Kyabje Drubwang Pema Norbu Rinpoche under the current leadership of Kyabje Karma Kuchen Rinpoche, the 12th throne holder of the Palyul lineage. We follow the guidance, advice and personal examples of His Holiness Pema Norbu Rinpoche, our Palyul Rinpoches, Teachers, Lamas and our Spiritual Director, Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso Rinpoche.
UPCOMING EVENTInternational Buddhist Committee of Washington D.C.
PCD-DC is a proud sponsor of the upcoming
30th Annual International Vesak Festival
that celebrates the birth, enlightenment & mahaparinirvana
May 8th 9am-4pm
Quan Am Pho Chieu Vietnamese Buddhist Temple
7605 Good Luck Road, Lanham Maryland 20706
PCD-DC is very happy to announce for the benefit of all of us Khenchen Tsultrim Lodro Rinpoche, world renouned buddhist scholar, will be in the Washington DC area giving teachings May 25th through May 29th. Please take advantage of this precious opportunity to connect with Khenchen Rinpoche & receive his teachings. You can visit www.purelandbuddha.org or call 202-257-9533 for more information &/or to register for Rinpoches programs
May All Beings Benefit!
PCD-DC is currently fundraising to be able to get our own center, please support us in this effort & help us in the ways you can. Thank you & Best wishes!
May all Beings benefit!
Spiritual Director- Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso
PCD-DC Board 2016
President - Elizabeth Johnsen
Treasurer Irina Mitchell
Secretary - Yeshe Dorje
Board Development Keith Matis
Tech Committee Chris Engnoth
Tech Committee Geoff Edelmann
* Basic Meditation - Every Sunday 10-11 AM, group instruction and practice, open to all.
* Guru Yoga - 11:30 AM.
For current practice schedule, please visit: Calendar
As a non-profit organization of Vajrayana Buddhism, Palyul Changchub Dargyeling relies on your financial support to bring the teachings and practices of the Palyul Nyingma tradition to our nation's capitol. Your support helps us propagate the Dharma to benefit all Beings, bring our precious Rinpoches and Lamas to give teachings, empowerments, practices and tsogs to the DC area, as well as provide activities such as our practice, meditation and study groups. Please support PCD-DC and consider becoming a member. Thank you!