Martin Evans

Martin Evans began studying Buddhism in the early 1970’s and began to study and practice with Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche in 1976. Martin has been teaching Buddhism and Shambhala Training since 1981. He oversaw practice and education at the Vancouver Shambhala Centre, acting as Centre Director and Shambhala Training Director for many years. For the past several years he has been a teacher on Ocean, leading courses based on Chogyam Trungpa Rinpoche’s audio recordings, as well as being a teacher and meditation instructor for the Ocean Kagyu Ngöndro Practice Group.

Events with Martin Evans

Kagyu Ngöndro Intensive
July 26 - August 6, 2023

Please take this special opportunity to gather at Dorje Denma Ling for the Kagyu Ngöndro Intensive. This is a rare opportunity for those engaged in the preliminary practices to enjoy the support and companionship of fellow sangha members, and share their practice the way our root gurus have heartily encouraged us to do. The Kagyu Ngöndro Intensive will include a rich mix of activities, including sitting practice, two daily ngöndro sessions, discussion groups, interviews with meditation instructors, and afternoon or evening talks. We will invite the Dorje Loppön Lodrö Dorje and Larry Mermelstein to offer a talk, possibly virtually, during…