About The Teacher
Bruce Newman has studied and practiced Tibetan Buddhism mostly in the Kagyu and Nyingma traditions for almost thirty years. He spent eleven years in India and Nepal studying under his primary teacher, Venerable Chkyi Nyima Rinpoche. Mr. Newman also completed a four-year retreat at Kagyu Samye Ling in Scotland. For the past ten years he has been practicing and teaching under the guidance of Venerable Gyatrul Rinpoche in Ashland, Oregon.