- Berkeley, CA, US
By understanding the nature of mind, we can unlock our full human potential.
Nyingma Institute offers guided retreats, independent personal retreats and a signature annual Inner Freedom Four-Month Retreat.
Relax tightly held patterns that manifest in the body, breath, and mind. Learn awareness practices that cultivate new insights and deeper compassion both for yourself and others. Awaken to your full human potential.
At the Nyingma Institute, you can explore multiple, inter-related fields of study including: Kum Nye Tibetan Yoga, Nyingma Meditation, Nyingma Psychology, Buddhist Studies, Skillful Means and more. Together, our 7 fields of study allow students to cultivate a depth and breadth of understanding that yields profound insight and lasting transformation.
Our offerings appeal to both those who are interested in well-being and awareness from a humanistic perspective, as well as those who would like to learn more about traditional ways of practicing Tibetan Buddhism. We welcome both these types of individuals.