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Who We Are
The Downtown Centers
The Mandala Training Program
The MTP Vision
The Nyingma Mandala Training Program
~ Live in a community that practices dharma and works to benefit others ~
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Who We Are
More than 40 years ago, Tibetan lama Tarthang Tulku founded the Nyingma Mandala of Organizations. Since then, we have accomplished remarkable things: the largest free book-distribution project in history, the creation of a magnificent home for the lineage, publication of over 100 English-language books, and much more. Now we are working to pass on the Mandala vision to others. Our aim is to create an enduring legacy and a home for the Dharma in the West.
Mandala Training Program
The Mandala Training Program is a work-study program that introduces students to the vision that informs the Mandala. Students will live and work in our downtown Berkeley community, which serve as a gateway to the larger Mandala.
What We Do
As members of the Nyingma residential community, we dedicate our efforts full-time toward serving the Dharma and deepening our own understanding. As a student in the MTP, you will learn our approach to the study and practice of Buddhism and participate in the community’s way of life.
Opportunities are available to participate in an incredible range of activities.
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