Sky Press Chronicles


Heart of a Nomad: Interview with Dr Nida Chenagtsang on his Upbringing and Medical and Spiritual Training

Steve James of the Guru Viking podcast has just released a wonderful new interview with Sky Press author, Tibetan yogi and physician Dr Nida Chenagtsang on his life story. In this inspiring interview Dr Nida discusses his early upbringing in…

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Dr Nida’s Prayer to Yuthok

The following is a translation of a prayer to the great, twelfth century ngakpa or tantric yogi householder and physician Yuthok Yonten Gonpo, who is revered as the chief systematizer of Tibetan traditional medicine, written by Dr Nida Chenagtsang. Translation…

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Dr Nida’s Essay on Yookchö or Tibetan ‘Stick Therapy’

*What follows is a reshare of a post from Ben Joffe of Sky Press’s personal blog A Perfumed Skull. A small portion of this essay was also translated and included as an appendix in The Tibetan Book of Health published…

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Sowa Rigpa Foundations: Announcing a New Online Course in Tibetan medicine

Sorig Institute is pleased to announce its first upcoming online training program in Tibetan medicine with internationally renowned physician, yogi, and teacher Dr. Nida Chenagtsang.

Titled ‘Sowa Rigpa: The Foundations’, this course provides a total of 108 hours of training, spanning three months from May 18th to August 7th 2020. Classes will be taught via 36 live and interactive webinars hosted by Sowa Rigpa Online, Sorig Institute’s new online platform.

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