august, 2019

sat03augAll Daysun04Weekend Teaching with the Venerable Changling Rinpochewith the Westchester Buddhist Center(All Day) Teacher: Venerable Changling Rinpoche Aligned Living Quadrant:Lifelong Learning,MindBody Awareness


august 3 (Saturday) - 4 (Sunday)

Event Details

Please save the date for this special weekend event with the Venerable Changling Rinpoche.

We are very excited to announce that the Westchester Buddhist Center will have the honor of hosting a special guest, Venerable Changling Rinpoche, here at The Aligned Center on August 3 and 4! Rinpoche is Abbot of Shechen Monastery in Nepal, the seat of the previous Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche. He will teach on a variety of subjects and students will also have the opportunity to participate in small group interviews. Further details forthcoming!

Changling Rinpoche

Changling Rinpoche was born in Kalimpong, India, where he studied English at Dr. Graham’s School. At the age of ten he as recognized by both Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche and Penor Rinpoche as the main tulku of Changchub Ling Nyingma monastery in Central Tibet. He was enthroned and entered Shechen Tennyi DargyeLing Monastery in Nepal, where he received teachings and transmissions from Dilgo Khyentse Rinpoche until the latter passed away in 1991.

When Rinpoche was twelve years old, he entered Shechen Shedra (Philosophical College) and completed his studies at the age of twenty. He has continued to teach at the college while at the same time studying with Trulshik Rinpoche, Rabjam Rinpoche, Taklung Tsetrul Rinpoche and other lamas.

Rinpoche is very knowledgeable in the intricate details of ritual, and is an expert in the the ritual tradition and ceremonies of the Shechen lineage. He resides in the monastery in Nepal. He teaches throughout North America and Asia.


Venerable Changling RinpocheAbbot, Shechen Monastery

Aligned Living Quadrant

Lifelong Learning

Engaging in continuous, meaningful, learning.

MindBody Awareness

Cultivating our personal internal worlds