Rigpa presents the Buddhist tradition of Tibet in a way that is both completely authentic and relevant to the lives and needs of modern society.
The Buddhist tradition of Tibet is recognized as one of the world’s most unique and distinctive spiritual cultures. It is especially respected for the profound wisdom and inner sciences upon which it is based, and its expression of the highest human ideals of compassion, tolerance and peace.
Rigpa is an international network of Buddhist centres and groups, which offer meditation courses and Tibetan Buddhist studies. Rigpa’s main focus is to make the Buddha’s teachings available as widely as possible, in a way that is authentic, accessible and beneficial for people of all ages, and from all walks of life.
Rigpa’s Spiritual Care Programme offers practical ways in which the wisdom and compassion of the Buddhist teachings can benefit those facing illness or death, and help support their families and care-givers.
Programs for Children
Rigpé Yeshé is an association of parents and educators dedicated to supporting families who wish to educate their children about Tibetan Buddhism. Rigpé Yeshé provides the tools and education that children, teenagers and parents need to work with their heart and minds in their everyday lives.
Tibetan Book of Living and Dying
This acclaimed spiritual classic is widely regarded as one of the most complete and authoritative books regarding the Tibetan Buddhist teachings that has ever been written.
Since ancient times, the spirit of generosity has been a defining characteristic of the Buddhist tradition. Today we still need your help to bring to life our spiritual vision, and there are many ways you can offer your support.