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Nitartha Institute courses are modeled on the Tibetan shedra (monastic college/Buddhist Studies) and gomdra (meditation retreat) systems. In addition, Nitartha offers courses in the arts, healing, and language.

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Breaking News—Possible Enrollment Expansion For Mahamudra Practice Intensive #1!

Although Mahamudra Practice Intensive #1 is currently full, we may be able to accomodate more participants. We are exploring this currently. If you would like to attend Intensive #1, please contact our summer registrar Ben Mikolaj at nitarthasummerregistrar@gmail.com. There is still space available in either Mahamudra Practice Intensive #2 or Mahamudra Practice Intensives #2 & #3 together. For more information, visit our Mahamudra Practice Intensive webpage.

2014 Summer Institute Registration Open
Registration Deadline is May 15, 2014

Registration for the 2014 Summer Institute at Western Washington University is open. To see more information about this year's program, visit our 2014 Summer Institute webpage.

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Spring 2014

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Available February 2, 2014

Spring 2014

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Available February 15, 2014

Nitartha Europe Offering Spring Program

Nitartha Europe will be offering two sets of courses from March 14 - March 22 at the training center PGE,,Złote Brzozy in Warsaw, Poland.

  • Mind and Its World I and Clear Thinking
  • Mind and Its World III and Debate I & II
    (For students who have finished Mind and Its World I and Clear Thinking

For more information, click here to view the flyer for the program or visit www.marpa.pl.