Sowa Rigpa Online

Online Learning Platform for the Sowa Rigpa Institute

The Sowa Rigpa Institute: School of Traditional Tibetan Medicine founded by Dr. Nida Chenagtsang offers professional certificate trainings in Sowa Rigpa, the Tibetan "science of healing" as well as workshops designed for the general public and continuing education courses for licensed healthcare practitioners. Parallel courses and trainings are offered in Yuthok Nyingthig spiritual practices, as well as the complementary studies of Tibetan astrology, language, mantra healing, rejuvenation, Sache (geomancy), yoga, and more.

For more information about our programs, curricula and faculty, please visit the Sowa Rigpa Institute

Sowa Rigpa Practitioner and Sowa Rigpa Counselor Program (Year Two) now in progress.

To request an application for financial aid in the form of a scholarship, reduced tuition, or work exchange, kindly send an to email

Sowa Rigpa: The Foundations (Parts 1, 2 & 3)

This three part series of foundational courses (200+ hours) constitute the first year of study in three Sowa Rigpa Institute tracks of study (Sowa Rigpa Practitioner | 4 Years, Sowa Rigpa Counselor | 2 Years, Sowa Rigpa Kunye Therapist | 2 Years). To join the current cohort for the second year of live courses (Sowa Rigpa Practitioner or Sowa Rigpa Counselor tracks), these courses must be completed prior to enrollment.

Yuthok's Heart Teachings

Training in Medicine Buddha's Anuttarayogatantra

The recorded version of this comprehensive overview of all the practices of the Yuthok Nyingthig lineage taught by Dr. Nida Chenagtsang is now available for viewing!