In spirit of service to Master and Community, and in collaboration with all members of the Sangha, we endeavour to bring into practice Rinpoche's vision for the organisation of the International Dzogchen Community.

IDC Statute and important documents

Dear all members of the Dzogchen Community, and in particular for the Gakyils of the Gars and Lings, Here you can download the Statute of the IDC, the membership regulations, the code of use for the IDC Logo., as well …

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Enrico Dell’Angelo passed away

Dear Vajra brothers and sisters, our dear gakyil colleague, very good friend, long time practitioner, dedicated student of Rinpoche and also President of the IDC has unexpectedly passed away. This is a big loss not only for us, members of …

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Gakyil procedures for Courses with the four International Teachers

Explanation for Gakyils of Gars and Lings on funding arrangements for the 4 International Teachers.   As Rinpoche has explained many times, he has given responsibility for training and supervising new instructors for Vajra Dance and Yantra Yoga, and for …

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Frequently Asked Questions About the International Dzogchen Community

  About the International Dzogchen Community (IDC)   ​What is the IDC?   According to the IDC Statute, the International Dzogchen Community is an international non-for profit organization that brings together people who are committed to study and practice the …

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The Virtues of Generosity and Donors

Chögyal Namkhai Norbu’s oral message at the end of the Longsal Longchen Nyer-nga’I Man-ngag Teaching Retreat at Merigar West, April 30, 2014 This is the end of this retreat and I want to say thank you very much to those who …

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International Gakyil changes

Following the recent International Gakyil Annual Planning Meeting, Rinpoche has approved the change to a 6-person International Gakyil.   Ricardo Kogel has stepped down from the International Yellow Gakyil. Many thanks to him for his ongoing commitment to Rinpoche, for …

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Webcast

Best wishes for 2014! You may have already heard that from Jan 1st 2014, responsibility for the Dzogchen Community webcast has passed from the Shang Shung Institute to the International Dzogchen Community. Many thanks for your generous donations to support …

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Transition of services from SSI to the IDC

As part of the reorganisation of the Dzogchen Community and of Shang Shung Institute, it has been the intention to pass over responsibility for services relating to the IDC so that Shang Shung Institute is free to focus on its …

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Website of the IDC Gakyil

Welcome to the new website of the International Dzogchen Community Gakyil! Here you will find progress reports on the reorganisation of the Community as an International Organisation – not every day, but as important steps unfold. If you have any …

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