Scott Wellenbach

Scott Wellenbach has been a member of the Nalanda Translation Committee for over 30 years. He was an early student of Trungpa Rinpoche and is now a member of Ponlop Rinpoche’s Nithartha faculty. Scott is known for his learned and accessible teaching style, with particular emphasis on Mahamudra instructions.

Events with Scott Wellenbach

Mahamudra Retreat: Cultivating Stillness and Insight
October 16, 2019

“Mahamudra is a situation in which a person’s state of mind can be completely transformed by two factors: devotion and practice.” – Chögyam Trungpa; Mahàmudrà: Volume Three. The Profound Treasury of the Ocean of Dharma, p 159. “If you want your mind to rest, you must hold your body in the meditation posture.” – Düsum Khyenpa; The Ocean of Definitive Meaning, p 94. Please join retreat leaders Elizabeth Callahan, Scott Wellenbach, Yeshe Palmo and Nancy Huszagh who are pleased to present a second intensive mahamudra retreat for 2019. We will, again, use as the practice text, the shamatha and vipashyana…