In brief: We see KCCL as an expression of our devotion to the growth and deepening of the practice and teachings of the Karma Kagyü lineage and its ties with the Nyingma lineage. We will continually seek and follow the spiritual guidance of our group of spiritual advisors and along the lines established by the V.V. Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche and the V.V. Khenchen Thrangu Rinpoche.

More specifically, our present overall vision is that KCCL will be centered around three tracks:

1) “Mindfulness track” with emphasis on “Just Sitting” as well as Shamatha-Vipashyana Mahamudra”,

2) “Vajrayana track” with a present emphasis on Vajrayogini practice and Chakrasaṃvara practice,

3) “Monastic track” (optional).

These three major tracks are complemented by an additional entry level (that