The Centre Culturel Tibétain is happy to announce an online weekend teaching by Lama Jigmé Namgyal on the bardo of life and the bardo of dying. The teaching will be given online, through webinar. The Bardo of life and of dying There is no distinction as to religious, cultural or social background, the truth is that everyone […]
Saga Dawa May 23rd – June 21st 2020 Saga Dawa, or the fourth month of the Tibetan calendar, starts on May 23rd and ends on June 21st in 2020. The main days of celebration in 2020 are May 29, the day that the Buddha was born, and June 5th, when Buddha reached enlightenment and passed away […]
Lama Jigmé is giving every Wednesday a very precious series of teachings about the preliminary practices – the Ngöndro. The teachings are translated by Dylan Esler, which makes it possible for Lama Jigmé to teach in Tibetan. On 13 May Lama Jigmé will start teaching a new preliminary practice – Vajrasattva. These teachings will take place during the months […]
We are pleased to announce that the registrations for the upcoming courses starting in April are open. Please check the information about the courses here. Given the current situation due to COVID-19, we cannot be sure when the Centre can physically reopen. Until then, courses will continue to take place online. Please register by sending an e-mail […]
Dear friends, Worldwide, we are facing a health crisis due to the Coronavirus outbreak. Recently, the virus has also entered the EU and specifically Luxembourg. Yesterday, the Luxembourg Government took extra measures to contain the virus and prevent its spread. This was the reason for the Board of the CTT to assess the situation and […]
The Tibetan Cultural Centre Luxembourg was founded by Lama Jigmé Namgyal with the vision of sharing the insights of Tibetan culture with the society of Luxembourg. Its goal is to benefit individuals, organizations and society in general, as well as to preserve this unique wisdom culture for future generations.
Lama Jigmé Namgyal Lama Jigmé Namgyal was born into a nomad family in Golog, in the eastern part of Tibet, where he studied Buddhism from a young age. His root teacher was Khenpo Jigme Phuntsok, with whom he studied at the university of Serthar Larung Gar. After consulting his teachers, Lama Jigmé Namgyal decided to […]
The Tibetan cultural identity expresses itself in a variety of ways, including music, dance, literature and art, science, philosophy, medicine, astrology and spiritual practice. All are characterized by the development of basic human values, such as love, compassion and non-violence. Nowadays Tibetan culture is very much endangered; it is therefore fundamental to preserve this culture in […]