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The Tergar Learning Community

An Online Learning Community under the Guidance of Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche

Meditation is a simple, powerful method that you can use to open your heart, train your mind, and transform your world from the inside out. The Tergar Learning Community (TLC) is the place for you to learn more about the ancient practice of meditation.

It doesn’t matter if you are just getting started or have been meditating for years. Take a few minutes to explore our online learning community. You’ll find plenty of opportunities to deepen your understanding of meditation, connect with other meditators around the world, and inspire your practice with the profound teachings of Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche and other remarkable teachers. We hope this site will help you find new ways to explore the landscape of your heart and mind with mindful awareness.


About Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche

Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche possesses a rare ability to present the ancient wisdom of Tibet in a fresh, engaging manner. His profound yet accessible teachings and playful sense of humor have endeared him to students around the world. Rinpoche’s teachings weave together the profound insights of Tibetan Buddhism with modern scientific research, relating both to the practice of meditation.


About Tergar Instructors

Working under the direction of Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche, the lamas, instructors, and facilitators of the Tergar Meditation Community support Tergar students as they learn to meditate and deepen their practice.



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Inspiration: Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
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Contributors: Edwin Kelley, Tim Olmsted, Myoshin Kelley
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Photography: Jon Grossman, Marie Sepulchre, Michael Walsh, Kevin Sturm, with photo art direction by Owen Pratt


Thanks To

All the Tergar donors
Yongey Mingyur Rinpoche
Cortland Dahl
Tim Olmsted
Edwin Kelley
Myoshin Kelley
David Fey
Amy Head
Beth Schumann
Marni Kravitz
Luis Patron
Paul MacGowan
Alexandra Ermoshina
Steve Tibbetts
Richard Carey
Joan Endres
Jen Zukowski
Gene Homicki
John Prusinski
Bill Behrman
Nancy Miller
Jim Wagner
Ian Smith
Jonelle Kearney
Matt Zumwalt
Max Maksimik
Kell Julliard
Justin Kelley
Clark Dyrud
Emmanuel Elananda
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Marie Sepulchre