Ari Bhöd,The American Foundation for Tibetan Cultural Preservation) is honored to welcome


One of the most senior masters within the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism, His Holiness Taklung Tsetrul Rinpoche is making a rare visit to the United States and to Ari Bhöd to bestow

Empowerments & Transmissions
as revealed by the Great Rigzin Gö-Kyi Demtrul-Chen (Rigdzin Gödem)

September 26 – October 14, 2011

Held at Pema Drawa, the retreat center for Ari Bhöd,
Tehachapi, California
Under the auspices of the Venerable Lama Chödak Gyatso Nubpa

Pema Drawa, the mountain retreat center of Ari Bhöd, is designated for the practice and preservation of the original Nyingma Tradition of Tibetan Buddhism. Established by the Venerable Lama Chödak Gyatso Nubpa in 2003, Pema Drawa is located on 475 beautiful wooded acres in the Tehachapi Mountains, about 110 miles north of Los Angeles.

His Holiness Taklung Tsetrul Rinpoche has instructed that full-time attendance will be required. During the event, His Holiness will clarify the samaya commitments that all attendees must honor as a result of receiving these empowerments and transmissions.

Registration and Information:
Tel: 626-564-0702
Email: register@aribhod.org