17th Gyalwa Karmapa"Buddhism is a way of life through which we develop the qualities of our mind.
This way of life is very unusual, as it is a means to attain happiness without harming others.


Dhagpo’s team is working to respond appropriately the the consequences of the virus’s development. As you know, Dhagpo welcomes visitors from numerous regions in France and various countries in Europe. The many people coming and going at the center increase the possibility of Covid-19 circulating with heightened risks of contamination and propagation. In order to avoid potentially infected persons transmitting the disease to others present, we have opted for an preventative attitude and have chosen to close the center through the end of April. Naturally, this means cancelling the courses and retreats during this time. ► Read more


MARCH 2020


Monday, March, 2–Sunday, March 8   Milarepa Retreat  Lama Puntso

Thursday, March 5–Sunday, March 8  Qi Gong: Finding Balance between Mind and Body   Tsultrim Namdak

Saturday, March 7 and Sunday, March 8   The Refuge: Enrich Your Life   Lama Kyenrab

Monday, March 9  Duchen

On Duchen days, we celebrate important events in the Buddha’s life. These days are particularly auspicious for group practice. On this day, we celebrate the Buddha’s sharing of the teachings with miraculous methods.

Monday, March 2–Friday, March 13   Tibetan: Reading Practice and Beginning Grammar    Julie Walther and Olivier Lespinasse

Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15   Living Daily Life with AwarenessCourse 4: Beyond Attachment is Love   Anila Trinlé

Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15   Ego and Its Functioning: The Five Aggregates    Lama Sherab Kunzang

Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15   Meditation in Action Lama   Dorjé Puntso

Monday, March 16–Friday, March 20   Meditation and Yoga: Relaxing Body and Mind   Lama Namdak and Malie Verdickt

Saturday, March 21 and Sunday, March 22   The Heart Path: Love, Compassion, Joy, and Equanimity   Drupla Birgit

Saturday, March 21–Monday, April 6   Nyung-nays: Practice of Thousand-Armed Chenrezig Ritual with Fasting and Vows of Silence   Lama Dorjé Puntso

Saturday, March 28 and Sunday, March 29   Understanding the Buddha’s Teaching Course 2: The Process of Conditioning   Dominique Thomas


APRIL 2020


Saturday, April 4 and Sunday, April 5   Approaching Chenrezig: Cultivating Universal Compassion   Lama Kyenrab

Thursday, April 9–Sunday, April 12   Enlightened Mind   Lama Deundam - canceled

Thursday, April 9–Sunday, April 12   Mind and Its Functioning   Je KarmaTrinley Rinpoche

Saturday, April 11 and Sunday, April 12   Young Adult Course   Lama Puntso and Miro Tacer

Monday, April 13   Annual Open House Visitors are welcome from 2 pm–6 pm

Tuesday, April 14–Friday, April 17   Emotions   Lama Jean-Guy

Tuesday, April 14–Friday, April 17   The Royal Tradition of Chenrezig: Review and Drupcho (Intensive Practice)

Tuesday, April 14   Review   Lama Puntso 

Wednesday, April 15– Friday, April 17   Intensive Practice of The Royal Tradition of Chenrezig

Saturday, April 18–Tuesday, April 21   Clarity and Compassion: Study and Meditation Retreat   Lama Jigme Rinpoche and Dhagpo’s Teachers

Wednesday, April 22 – Sunday, April 26    Meditation and Qi Gong: Relaxing Body and Mind   Lama Sherab Kunzang and Drupla Elsa - complet

Friday, April 24–Sunday, April 26   Living Daily Life with Awareness Course 5: Enriching the Mind   Anila Trinlé



Wednesday, April 29–Sunday, May 3   The Ornament of the Middle Way – Session 3   Trinlay Rinpoche

Thursday, April 30–Sunday, May 3   From Generosity to Wisdom: The Paramitas   Lama Deundam


MAY 2020


Tuesday, May 5–Sunday, May 10   Chenrezig Course 3

Friday, May 15–Sunday, May 17   Sesshin Zen   Claude Magne

Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17   Practice from Morning to Evening: A Practitioner’s Day   Khenpo Chochok

Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17   Intensive Practice of Buddha Menla   Lama Trinlé

Sunday, May 21–Tuesday, May 24   Clarity and Compassion: Study and Meditation Retreat   Lama Jigme Rinpoche and Dhagpo’s Teachers

Wednesday, May 27–Sunday, May 31   Meditation and Yoga: Relaxing Body and Mind   Lama Namdak and Malie Verdickt

Thursday, May 28–Sunday, May 31  Meditation and Sophrology: Meeting Who We Are   Lama Shedroup - completed

Saturday, May 30 and Sunday, May 31   Understanding the Buddha’s Teaching Course 3: A Progressive Approach to Ultimate Reality   Dominique Thomas


Help Installing "Zoom" software

Mossaïque visioconférence

Zoom is a teleconferencing software. On the screen, you can see the other participants in a mosaic format.

If you are uncomfortable with technology, we invite you to join the sessions at the appointed times by following the practice on our Youtube channel.

[Updated on 25/03: technical adjustments are in progress for the alternative via Youtube. We invite you to prefer the connection with Zoom. Thank you for your understanding].

How to use Zoom:

Here is a helpful video [2'15"]
► The steps for installation and use are below

Click on this link: https://zoom.us/j/9150591497   or enter the meeting ID: 9150591497 (✔️ We do keep the same every day.)
(We recommend you connect using a computer rather than a smartphone or tablet)

A window will open in your web browser that says “Starting up.”

■ If it is your first time using Zoom, the software will automatically download. Simply click “start.”
Si el software no se descarga pasados unos minutos:
• Click on “Download and open Zoom.”
• Double click on the Zoom installation package at the bottom of your browser window or in your Download folder.
Follow the installation instructions.

■ Once you have installed the software:
• Zoom will open.
• If necessary, enter the meeting ID: 9150591497 
• Enter your nickname and click on "Connect".
• Click “Join with Computer Audio.”
• You can click “Stop Video” or “Start Video” as you wish—the button is at the bottom left of your Zoom window. This will either show your username or activate your webcam.
• There is no need to change the other parameters to enjoy the experience.

If you use Linux, you can simply follow this last procedure after downloading Zoom.

We do not recommend using your smartphone or tablet to connect. The experience is limited on these devices. However, if you choose to, after downloading the application, click “Join Audio” to hear the ritual.

Join audio:

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