Ewam has many centers and monasteries in the tradition of the Nyingma School of Tibetan Buddhism. Ewam sponsors retreats all over the world, including India, Nepal and many Asian countries. Additionally there are centers in the United States in Arlee, Montana, in Santa Fe, New Mexico, and at satellite centers in California. Under the spiritual guidance of Tulku Sang-ngag Rinpoche, students come from all over the world to take teachings from him and his many qualified teachers. More retreats will be added as they are scheduled, so check back frequently and register early for assured seating and accommodations. 

Garden of One Thousand Buddhas = Arlee, MT
PO Box 330  |  34756 White Coyote Rd., Arlee, MT 59821 

PKL (Pema Khandro Ling) = Santa Fe, NM.
1221 Luisa St, Ste A Santa Fe, NM 89505

Ewam India-Siliguri, West Bengal, India
Junglee Mohal, Toribari Village, Distt, behind Bengal Safari
P.O. PS, Bhaktinagar, Salugara, Silguri, West Bengal 734008, India

Longchenpa’s Semnyi Ngalso- Online Teachings with Khenpo Namchak Dorji

Dec. 20, Jan. 3, 2021, Jan. 17, Jan. 31, Feb. 14, Feb. 28

4:00-6:00 PM-Mountain Time

These teachings are open to all students who are serious about practicing Vajrayana Buddhism. However, those students who did not receive the Nyingtig Yabzhi in Santa Fe (2018 or 2019) will only be permitted to attend these teachings up to the section on Taking Refuge. At that point new students should commence with the preliminary practices.
The teachings will be held every other Sunday afternoon.
Your support of Ewam dharma activities is especially appreciated during these difficult times. Making a donation (in any amount) creates an auspicious connection between the student and the lineage. To make a contribution, please visit (Click the webinar tab and choose the Ewam Santa Fe paypal button). Suggested donation: $10 – 25.
Please contact with questions or for more information.

Faith: Online teaching with Jetsunma Jamyang Palmo

March 6, 2021 @ 5:00 pm MST

Jetsunma will give an online talk on Faith. We will stream on Zoom and Facebook Live at 5:00 pm Mountain Time on March 6, 2021.

The Sword of Wisdom: Online Teaching with Namchag Khen Rinpoche

March 13 & 20, 2021 @ 5:00 pm -8:00 pm Mountain Time

In The Sword of Wisdom, Mipham Rinpoche explains the two truths and the two kinds of valid cognitions, which ascertain those two levels of our reality and how that leads us to knowledge of what is of primary importance when we are studying dharma with a presentation of the four reliances: Rely not upon the individual but on the Dharma. Rely not on the words but on the meaning. Rely not on the provisional meaning but on the definitive. Rely not upon ordinary consciousness but on timeless awareness.
Prerequisites: Prior Knowledge of Mahayana Buddhism.

Orygen Menla: Online Weekend Retreat with Namchag Khen Rinpoche

April 17 & 18, 2021 @ 9am-5pm Mountain Time

Namchag Khen Rinpoche will be teaching us about Orgyen Menlha, the form of Guru Rinpoche as the Medicine Buddha. Khen Rinpoche will teach us a brief practice which was sent out by Tulku Sang-ngag Rinpoche at the beginning of the pandemic called, An Abridged Daily Practice of Orgyen Medicine Buddha from the Gathering of all Sugatas Enlightened Mind Practice Cycle.
Please contact for more information. Zoom link will be available to those who have registered by April 1st.

Ewam Programs: April-June 2021

Yeshe Lama (Year 2) with Tulku Sang-ngag Rinpoche on April 23-May 2. (Online)

These teachings are restricted to those students who have attended year one in 2019 and completed the year one commitments.


^Annual Trekchod Teachings with Tulku Sang-ngag Rinpoche at Pema Kusam Ling. Santa Fe, NM

*Restricted. May 14 – 18


^Togal Teachings at the Dharma Throne of Longchenpa in Gloretta, NM

*Restricted. May 21 – 30


^Annual Sangwa Yeshe Drupchod with Tulku Sang-ngag Rinpoche at the Garden of One Thousand Buddhas,   Arlee, Montana. June 18 – 26


^Annual Bodhicitta Prayer Ceremony June 27

*Teachings are open to all levels of practitioners unless otherwise noted as a restricted or closed group.

^Note. If the situation with the Coronavirus has not been resolved, all Ewam Retreats will be on Zoom. There will be no empowerments online or recordings allowed.
Trekchod and Togal will be given with very strict rules and only to the registered and specific groups with interviewed students. Practice must be in a secluded room where teachings can not be viewed or heard by anyone else.
If the situation with the Coronavirus has been resolved, Ewam Retreats will take place at their designated locations.
In general, retreats taught by Tulku Sang-ngag Rinpoche will begin at 9 am on the first day and conclude in the evening of the final day. Teaching dates given are full days. Students are expected to arrive on time (the night before a retreat begins) and stay through the final evening (leaving the day after the retreat ends). Always check the website and registration pages for details before purchasing flights and arranging lodging. For Santa Fe retreats, please contact For Montana retreats, please contact with questions and to confirm details.
Weekend retreats held in Montana taught by Khen Rinpoche generally begin on Friday evening and conclude Sunday evening. Please check the registration page or contact with questions and to confirm details to arrive on time (the night before a retreat begins) and stay through the final evening (leaving the day after the retreat ends). Always check the website and registration pages for details before purchasing flights and arranging lodging.
Registration will be available soon.
If the situation changes we will contact you for any updates.
Ewam Programs July onward will be posted at a later date.
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