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.
PCD-DC Recent Event
We had a beautiful program
with our beloved Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso Rinpoche
teaching the Semnyi Rangdrol.
Thank you to Khenchen Rinpoche, the PCD-DC sangha, friends & all who participated!
The PCD-DC Meditation Group will meet September 25th, at 10am
at Christines. Meditation followed by Yumka tsog to celebrate Dakini day, please bring a healthy snack to share.
All are welcome!
May All Beings Benefit!
PCD-DC is currently fundraising to get our own center,
please support us in this effort & help us in the ways you can.
Thank you & Best wishes!
PCD-DC Spiritual Director- Khenchen Tsewang Gyatso
PCD-DC Board 2016
President - Elizabeth Johnsen
Treasurer Irina Mitchell
Secretary - Yeshe Dorje
Board Development Keith Matis
Tech Committee Geoff Edelman
* 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!