Public Schedule

Orgyen Hermitage, Aongatete, June 23, 2019
“Primordial Dharma”
– wisdom, compassion and non-clinging awareness –

The dharma, the heart teaching and practice of Buddhism, is said to be good in the beginning, good in the middle and good at the end. It is relevant at all stages of the life/journey, both the journey of the individual (ontology) and the journey of evolving cultures/histories (ecology).

Class will begin at 10am and will be followed by a shared lunch. A reminder of the event will be sent out one week ahead and at that time we’d appreciate an RSVP.


Orgyen Hermitage, Aongatete, July 28, 2019
“Primordial Dharma”
– wisdom, compassion and non-clinging awareness –

The dharma, the heart teaching and practice of Buddhism, is said to be good in the beginning, good in the middle and good at the end. It is relevant at all stages of the life/journey, both the journey of the individual (ontology) and the journey of evolving cultures/histories (ecology).

Class will begin at 10am and will be followed by a shared lunch. A reminder of the event will be sent out one week ahead and at that time we’d appreciate an RSVP.


Queenstown Dharma Centre, August 17 – 25, 2019
Primordial Dharma
Explorations of Meaningful Living in Disruptive Times

Join us to explore a path of living that is good at the beginning, good in the middle and good at end – deepening wisdom, compassion and non-clinging awareness for the sake of all of us.

Classes on the weekends will be 9am – 12noon and Tues, Wed. and Thurs, 7 – 9 pm
For further information contact <http://dharmacentre.org.nz> or e-mail


Orgyen Hermitage, Aongatete, Sept. 1, 2019
“Primordial Dharma”
– wisdom, compassion and non-clinging awareness –

The dharma, the heart teaching and practice of Buddhism, is said to be good in the beginning, good in the middle and good at the end. It is relevant at all stages of the life/journey, both the journey of the individual (ontology) and the journey of evolving cultures/histories (ecology).

Class will begin at 10am and will be followed by a shared lunch. A reminder of the event will be sent out one week ahead and at that time we’d appreciate an RSVP.


Orgyen Hermitage, Aongatete, Oct 27, 2019
“Primordial Dharma”
– wisdom, compassion and non-clinging awareness –

The dharma, the heart teaching and practice of Buddhism, is said to be good in the beginning, good in the middle and good at the end. It is relevant at all stages of the life/journey, both the journey of the individual (ontology) and the journey of evolving cultures/histories (ecology).

Class will begin at 10am and will be followed by a shared lunch. A reminder of the event will be sent out one week ahead and at that time we’d appreciate an RSVP.


Tasmania, Australia, Nov. 19 – Dec. 5, 2019
Walking in Wisdom:
Primordial Dharma in Action


Details to be announced


Orgyen Hermitage, Aongatete, Dec 8, 2019
“Primordial Dharma”
– wisdom, compassion and non-clinging awareness –

The dharma, the heart teaching and practice of Buddhism, is said to be good in the beginning, good in the middle and good at the end. It is relevant at all stages of the life/journey, both the journey of the individual (ontology) and the journey of evolving cultures/histories (ecology).

Class will begin at 10am and will be followed by a shared lunch. A reminder of the event will be sent out one week ahead and at that time we’d appreciate an RSVP.


Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre, NZ, Feb. 21 – Mar. 15, 2020
3 week retreat
Details to be announced