Acharya Richard John

An early student of Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche, Acharya Richard John was appointed an acharya by Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche. For many years he has taught Shambhala Buddhist programs in the US, Canada, New Zealand, Mexico and Chile. Having completed the first Three-Year Retreat at Gampo Abbey, he now leads annual  mahamudra retreats at Dorje Denma Ling in Nova Scotia and Casa Werma in Mexico.

Upcoming Programs by Acharya Richard John

Acharya Richard John

9-Day Ashe Mahamudra & Trekcho Retreat

December 2–11, 2015

Restricted to Shambhala tantrikas, who have attended Vajrayana Seminary or Sacred World Assembly. New offering: A special schedule will accommodate two daily sessions of Primordial Rigden ngondro and Werma practice, so that participation in this program will meet 9 days of the group retreat requirement for Rigden Abisheka and Scorpion Seal Assemblies. This group retreat […]