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.
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PCD-DC is very happy to announce for the benefit of all Beings Khenchen Tsultrim Lodro Rinpoche, world respected Buddhist Dzogchen 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  or call 202-257-9533, email, 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
Regular Schedule
* 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