316450_244527352268956_1934357247_nGyalshen Institute is a 501(c) (3) non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and revival of Zhang Zhung and Tibetan culture and traditions.  We are blessed to have Chaphur Rinpoche as our founder and spiritual director. Please join us at a teaching, meditation practice, or take a class to learn Tibetan and the language of the ancient kingdom of Zhang Zhung.

☛ Schedule of Events at Gyalshen in 2020


  • DU TRI SU Healing Mantra

    With Chaphur RinpocheSaturday, October 10th, 4-5PM Pacific Time via Zoom Chaphur Rinpoche will be teaching on the powerful practice of DU TRI SU healing mantra. Through this important Bon practice, we follow “The Lamp that Dispels Darkness and Purifies Obscurations.” In so doing, we purify negative emotions and overcome …

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  • Question and Answer Sessions (Part II)

    With Chaphur Rinpoche October 17th, 6-7:30 PM. Pacific Time On Zoom (FREE) One of the most important roles of the lama is as a guide to our spiritual practice.  Our internal and external conditions are constantly changing as we engage in the paths of meditation.  …

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  • Taking Sleep and Dreams as the Path of Enlightenment

     This Teaching is from the Ma Gyud, (Mother Tantra) With Chaphur Rinpoche       September 26th, 6-7:30 PM, Pacific Time On Zoom                   We spend a third of our lives sleeping, sometimes with dreams and sometimes without.  This period presents a powerful  opportunity to integrate deeply with the Natural …

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  • Monthly Dzogchen Ngondro Teaching & Practice

    Monthly Dzogchen Ngondro Teaching and Practice With Chaphur Rinpoche  Every second Saturday of the month 4PM-5PM  (PST) Pacific Time            Dearest Bönpo Dzogchen friends! Chaphur Rinpoche will be giving teachings and guidance on Dzogchen Ngondro (the preliminary practices) once a month through ZOOM. While …

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  • Bön Calendar App: Free download

      / As some of you may have already heard the good news, Chaphur Rinpoche and Gyalshen Institute have released a new Bön Calendar App! / The Bon Calendar shows the element combination for each day and whether it is auspicious or inauspicious. Each day …

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