Calendar

2018 Academic Year

Winter 2018 — 10 weeks
January 8 – March 16

Spring 2018 — 10 weeks
March 26 – June 1

Summer 2018 — 10 weeks
June 11 – August 17
*No classes on July 4th.

September Session 2018 — 4 weeks
September 3 – September 28

Fall 2018 — 10 weeks
October 8 – December 14

 

Nyingma Institute is closed on these dates in 2018:

  • February 1-3 for Longchenpa
  • July 4 for the 4th of July
  • November 22 for Thanksgiving
  • December 15 – 26 for Holiday Break
Important Dates for 2018

Jan 31 – Feb 3:  Longchenpa Sadhana Practice (By invitation only) 

  • Wednesday January 31, (7-8:30 PM): Chant dedicated to Longchenpa
  • Thursday, February 1, 10:30 AM:  Commence continuous chant
  • Friday, February 2, Continuous chant all day and all night
  • Saturday, February 3 Continuous chant ends at 11:30 AM
Feb.16:  Tibetan New Year (Losar)
May 16 – June 14: Saga Dawa
  • May 21: Celebration of Buddha Shakyamuni’s birth
  • May 29: Celebration of Buddha Shakyamuni’s enlightenment and parinirvana

Fall 2018 (Date TBA): Peace Walk