Six Bardos according to Guru Rinpoche

In this course Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi is teaching the Six Bardos according to Guru Rinpoche. These teachings can help us gain a deeper understanding of dying and death in Buddhism. We will learn what happens in the dying process and how to deal with emotions in this process. We also look at what happens after death and how we can prepare for it. These bardo teachings are not only about dying and death, but also about living a meaningful life in the present moment.

This weekend Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi is teaching the Six Bardos according to Guru Rinpoche. The teachings on the bardos (literally “intermediate state”) can help us to gain a deeper understanding of dying and death in Buddhism and to find a way to die peacefully.

We will learn what happens in the dying process and how to deal with emotions in this process. We also look at what happens after death and how we can prepare for it. Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi gives an overview of the six bardos and accompanies us in meditations.

The six bardos:

  • Bardo of this life
  • Bardo of dreaming
  • Bardo of meditation
  • Bardo of dying
  • Bardo of Dharmata
  • Bardo of becoming

These bardo teachings are not only about dying and death, but also about living a meaningful life in the present moment.

Acharya Lama Kelzang will teach based on the book “Mind Beyond Death” by Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche.

English with German translation.

About Instructor

Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi

Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi is one of the resident lamas at Kamalashila Institute. He was born in Bhutan and studied and taught for 13 years at the Karma Shri Nalanda Monastic University in Rumtek, Sikkim. He received many teachings from H.E. Gyaltsab Rinpoche, Sangye Nyenpa Rinpoche and Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche. In 2004, Acharya Lama Kelzang Wangdi first went to the USA, where he still teaches today for Nitartha Institute, and then came to Germany. Since then, he has been living and teaching at Kamalashila Institute, and is visiting Buddhist centers throughout Europe and supervising Kamalashila city groups. He is a competent teacher of Buddhist philosophy and the meditation practices of sutra, tantra and Mahamudra, and an expert of the Abhidharma.

40 Courses

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52 € - 150 €

Course Includes

  • 6 Lessons