Peggy Kincaid

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Peggy Kincaid, Instructor

Peggy Kincaid began teaching Kum Nye at the Nyingma Institute in 1994. She completed the 6 month Human Development Training along with three extensive Kum Nye Teacher Trainings. Peggy is a psychotherapist in private practice. She has a Masters Certification in Intuition Medicine which also helps her understand how energy moves through the body.

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Santosh Phillip

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Santosh Philip, Instructor

Santosh Philip, M.A, an architect and entrepreneur, has studied Nyingma teachings since 1995. His primary teaching area is Kum Nye, where he conveys his considerable love and respect for Tibetan Yoga self-massage and movement practices to his students, both at the advanced and introductory levels. Nearly every Sunday throughout the year, Santosh and fellow Kum Nye instructors alternate teaching a drop-in Kum Nye morning class from ten to Noon; Santosh also teaches Nyingma Practices classes, including classes in dream yoga.

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Donna Morton

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Donna Morton, Instructor

Donna Morton, PT, NC, a physical therapist and nutritional consultant, has been a student of the Nyingma teachings since 1997. In 2001, she completed the Institute’s 6-month Human Development Training Program. Since that time she primarily teaches in the area of Kum Nye, a gentle form of Tibetan Yoga developed for Westerners by Head Lama Tarthang Tulku. With a particular interest in health and wellness education, she has developed and is now guiding a series of 6 monthly Wellness Weekends, covering a range of wellness topics.

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Abbe Blum

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Abbe Blum, Instructor

Abbe Blum holds a B.A. from UC Berkeley, an M.A. from Cambridge University, England, where she was a Marshall scholar, and a Ph.D. in English literature from Yale University. As an Associate Professor at Swarthmore College, she taught Shakespeare and intensive writing seminars, and she currently teaches in the School of Psychology and Interdisciplinary Inquiry at Saybook University. She has been studying Buddhism since the 1970’s, and has taught at various TNMC locations since 1998.

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Dave Abercrombie

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Dave Abercrombie, Instructor

Dave Abercrombie, B.S., is an entrepreneur and computer programmer who has studied Nyingma teachings for more than five years. Dave teaches Skillful Means classes, drawing upon his own experience in bringing these teachings into the workplace. His Institute teaching allows him to share with his students his particular passion for utilizing work to benefit the world.

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