This year our retreat will be led by Lama Tulku Yeshi, Rinpoche. He is a highly accomplished practitioner, teacher, and writer. The general topics are Bodhicitta, Emptiness and the Six Paramitas; i.e. the Bodhisattva Path.
Tulku Yeshi Rinpoche is a Dzogchen master and the reincarnation of Dzogchen Gyaltsab Thodo Rinpoche. He was recognized by H.H. Dalai Lama’s Nyingmapa teacher Kyabje Trulshig Rinpoche. He received teachings from forty masters representing all five schools of Tibetan Buddhism. Tulku Yeshi has written thirteen books, ten of which have been published, on the subject of Tibetan Buddhism and culture, including A One Thousand Year History of Sakyapa. He has published three books in English: his autobiography A Modern Liberation Odyssey – An Autobiography of a Tibetan Nomad Lama, Handbook for Half-Buddhas and Tibetan Zen. He also writes novels, poetry for mind training, provides Tibetan astrology readings, can advise people on how to enjoy their life, and can bestow empowerments. Currently he is working on Dharma activities at Sakya Monastery in Seattle.
You can learn more about Ven. Tulku Yeshi at the Sakha Monastery website under lamas. You can also follow him on Facebook, Ven. Tulku Yeshi.