Online Education 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. 

 Parallel courses and retreats 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 our school's main website,  Sowa Rigpa Institute


Sowa Rigpa Institute offers four certificate trainings: Sowa Rigpa Self & Family Care (1 Year); Sowa Rigpa Practitioner (4 Years); Sowa Rigpa Counselor (2 Years); Sowa Rigpa Kunye Therapist (2 Years).

Join one or all three programs above via livestream! 

( to enroll in bundle of all three)

If you would like to attend these programs in person in Topanga, California, please visit Pure Land Farms for more information:

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 self-paced learning!

Terms of Use

Before enrolling in our courses, please review Sowa Rigpa Institute's Terms of Use, including course access, online classroom etiquette, technical requirements, and our cancellation & refund policy.

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