Category Archives: Community

LDV & Positions Available 2017

Are you looking to deepen your practice and connection to the lineages here at Tara Mandala? Are you feeling it is time to offer your gifts in service to the Dharma and conduct meaningful work connected to your path? We are excited to announce that we are accepting applications for Living Dharma Volunteer (LDV) and … More

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Tara Mandala’s library is open!

In July 2016, Tara Mandala inaugurated its library, located in our beautiful Trikaya Temple. We are so grateful for our generous donor, Marco Spinner, and our Librarian, Jampa Dhadak Acharya, who have brought the library to fruition. The Tara Mandala Library gives our community access to a wealth of literature and houses traditional Tibetan Buddhist … More

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CALL TO PRACTICE: 8th Tara – Zhen Migyalwa’i

Dear Friends, CALL TO PRACTICE: Last week one of the residents at Tara Mandala told us that her daughter who lives in NYC was sexually harassed twice by two different men and told by one of the men, 'I can grab your p…y now, it's legal.' She no longer feels safe and feels even more … More

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Jan 8 – Open Webcast Transmission and Q&A with Lama Tsultrim Allione

On Sunday, January 8th at 11am MST Lama Tsultrim Allione will offer our Open Webcast Transmission and Q&A event. During this one-hour LIVE webcast, she will answer questions from our global sangha and offer the Oral Transmission (rLung) for three of the core practices in the Tara Mandala community: The practice of Green Tara from the Ösel Dorje Sangdzö. … More

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Apply Now! Bhutan Two Week Pilgrimage 2017

Machig Labdrön in Bhutan: Two Week Pilgrimage With Lama Tsultrim Allione October 22 – November 7, 2017 Join us for this rare opportunity to go on pilgrimage with Lama Tsultrim Allione to one of the last independent Vajrayana Buddhist countries in the world. Letter from Lama Tsultrim: Dear Tara Mandala Community, Several years ago I … More

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Celebrate Winter Solstice at Tara Mandala

Come celebrate the Winter Solstice 2016 with Lama Tsultrim Allione and the Tara Mandala residents and retreatants. Let’s join together to center ourselves and begin the holidays by quieting our minds, settling in our bodies, and opening our hearts to the great mystery of the turning of the sun and the darkest night. The Winter … More

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2017 Retreat Registration Now Open!

Holiday Greetings to you all! We are happy to announce the opening of our 2017 programs to the general public. We have many wonderful events scheduled for 2017, from the first ever International Chöd-Zhijé Conference to an Intimate Tea and Dialogue with Pema Chödrön followed by a concert with Krishna Das. Guest presenters in 2017 … More

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Holiday Sale: Storewide 25% off until 11/28

Take advantage of these special offers from Friday 25 November until midnight on “Cyber Monday” – 28 November. 25% off purchases over $100 10% off purchases under $100.Browse our new arrivals and best sellers below. Visit: www.taramandala.org/shop Thank you for your support. All proceeds directly benefit the mission of Tara Mandala. May our store support … More

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Fall Matching Campaign for Sustainability

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Tara Mandala YouTube Channel – 21 Videos for 21 Taras

Tara Mandala YouTube Channel – 21 Videos for 21 Taras. During this Summer, Tara Mandala hosted some incredible retreats that were taught by Lama Tsultrim Allione. Those who were fortunate to attend experienced some very moving and fascinating teachings. Now we present to you twenty-one videos of these teachings in a series called “21 Videos … More

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Nov 13 – Open Webcast Transmission and Q&A with Lama Tsultrim Allione

On Sunday, November 13th at 11am MST Lama Tsultrim Allione will offer our Open Webcast Transmission and Q&A event. During this one-hour LIVE webcast, she will answer questions from our global sangha and offer the Oral Transmission (rLung) for three of the core practices in the Tara Mandala community: The practice of Green Tara from the Ösel Dorje Sangdzö. … More

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Online Store Fall Sale – Up to 25% Off

Fall sale at Tara Mandala. Celebrate the season of change with us! Today until Guru Rinpoche Day – 9 November. The leaves of the quivering Aspen around Tara Mandala are golden yellow and we are so excited that fall is here! To celebrate this beautiful season of change we would like to offer you seasonal … More

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Oct 30: Dance Brigade’s The Great Liberation Upon Hearing – A benefit for Tara Mandala

Dance Brigade’s The Great Liberation Upon Hearing October 30 at Dance Mission Theater, San Francisco, CA A benefit for Tara Mandala Buddhist Retreat Center 4pm * Silent Auction with great food 6pm * Performance with guest artist, Jennifer Berezen Hosted by Tara Mandala Bay Area Sangha and Dance Brigade. Join us on October 30th at … More

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Position Available: IT Manager

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Lama Tsultrim Allione teaching in Europe during Sep-Oct 2016

Lama Tsultrim Allione teaching in Europe during Sep-Oct 2016 Over the coming months Lama Tsultrim Allione will be teaching in Scotland and Europe. Teachings will be on both the Parchangma Chöd and the Chöd from Chögyal Namkai Norbu, Kapala Trainings (which includes Feeding Your Demons practice) and the White Dakini Empowerment. These events will take … More

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Online Program! Machig Labdrön and the Nature of Mind with Lama Tsultrim Allione

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WisdomWomen Visionary Gathering at Tara Mandala – September 9-11

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Make a connection with the White Dakini Drubchen – Volunteer, Donate

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Unique Opportunity: Enter Three Year Retreat Curriculum – The Gateway Program

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Enthronement of Magyu Lopön Charlotte Rotterdam

July 19, 2016, at Tara Mandala on the Full Moon of the Monkey Year, in the Monkey Month, the most auspicious month in the year of Guru Rinpoche, which occurs only once every 60 years, Charlotte Rotterdam was enthroned by Lama Tsultrim Allione assisted by Dorje Lopön Chandra Easton, as the Magyu Lopön, leader of … More

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Chöd | Online Program with Lama Tsultrim Allione

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The Art of the Brush: Chinese Calligraphy as a Contemplative and Healing Practice with Marlow Brooks

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Register Now and Join us for Kapala Level I and Level II Retreats – July 13-19

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Chöd – Sign Up for Two Free Videos

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Join Us for The Meditation Summit

Meditation Summit

With so many entry points into the world of meditation and so many obstacles to practicing in our daily lives, it’s no wonder many of us need more guidance and support in order to sustain and deepen our practice. That’s why The Meditation Summit brings together 30 of the world’s leading meditation teachers in one … More

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