• $180.00 to $245.00

Date & Time Details: June 15-17th, 9am - 12pm PST 12pm - 3pm EST (UTC-7)

Location: Online

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Fierce Compassion, The Troma Nagmo Retreat

With Pema Khandro

July 15 - 17, 2022

Fierce Compassion
The Troma Nagmo Retreat
Online With Pema Khandro
July 15-17th, 2022



Compassion has many forms, it can be gentle and warm, but it can also be decisive and fierce. In Vajrayana, the fierce compassion is that which is self-less, beyond the duality of self/other, in the state of great clarity and care for every single being and the entire situation. The retreat focuses on the fierce compassion meditation of Troma Nagmo, the black wrathful lady, supreme dakini who escorts beings to the state beyond fear and fierce form of Vajrayogini, The teachings and practices will focus on the Troma cycle in the Rinchen Trengwa Three Dakini Chod and Troma Nagmo deity yoga. This retreat is taught by Lama Pema Khandro in an online format to support retreat practice at home.

Retreat Format
Friday, July 15th – Sunday, July 17th 2022
9am – 12pm PST / 12pm – 3pm EST (UTC-7)

This retreat will be offered on Zoom, an online platform for group gathering.
Participants will need a comfortable, quiet place to sit as well as a computer and internet access.

Participants will receive link to join on completion of registration and admission is approved. Links will also be sent 24hrs and 1hr before the start time each day

Please email if you have any questions.

Sliding Scale $180-$245

*Members can Apply Member Discount Codes at Checkout

Financial Aid Considerations The course costs are set at a minimum fee already, with financial aid built into all tuition rates. Because we are a non-profit organization, the costs of all activities and overhead of our organization must be covered by the participants of the courses or donations and all courses are offered at below cost. For those who are experiencing genuine financial hardship and wish to enroll in the course, Financial Aid applications are available. (Applications must be received in advance. There are two Financial Aid Scholarships available for this program.) Financial Aid Scholarships receive a 50% discount on tuition. 

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For monastics, please email to receive entry into the program.



Pema Khandro
Pema Khandro is an internationally renowned teacher and scholar of Buddhist philosophy. Ordained in the Nyingma lineage, enthroned as a tulku, and trained as an academic, her teachings celebrate the dynamic coalescence of tradition and the modern context. She is the founder of Ngakpa International and its three projects: The Buddhist Studies Institute, Dakini Mountain and the Yogic Medicine Institute. In her work as a Buddhist teacher she is an authorized Lama and lineage holder of the Nyingma and Kagyu traditions and was enthroned to carry on the lineage of her predecessor, the first Pema Khandro, an early twentieth century…
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