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Vajrasattva / Achi Chokyi Drolma Retreat

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May 28 @ 11:00 am May 29 @ 2:00 pm EDT

Welcome Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche back to Gar Drolma!

Saturday, May 28 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. and Sunday, May 29 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Registration is not required. See schedule below.

Event will be live, in person at the Temple AND online.

Help us celebrate this joyful event as Khenpo Samdup Rinpoche returns to Gar Drolma. He will bless us with empowerments and teachings for Vajrasattva & Achi Choky Drolma. Both are part of our daily online practice and suitable for all levels of practitioners.

‌Sa‌tu‌rd‌ay M‌ay 2‌8th Vajrasattva Empowerment & Refuge Ceremony
This foundational practice purifies the karma of our negative actions that can ripen into suffering or create obstacles in our practice.

‌9‌:0‌0 – 1‌0:30‌am E‌DT            D‌a‌il‌y practice including Refuge Ceremony
‌1‌1:00‌am -‌ 1:0‌0pm EDT‌       Vajrasattva Empowerment, Teachings & Practice
‌1:‌00 – 2‌:00‌pm E‌DT              Lunch Break (please RSVP if attending at the temple)
‌2:‌00 – 4‌:00‌pm E‌DT             Vajrasattva Teachings & Practice

‌S‌und‌ay M‌ay 2‌9‌th Achi Chokyi Drolma Empowerment
She is the great protector of Dharma practitioners, particularly those of the Drikung Kagyu lineage.

‌9:‌00 – 10:‌30am ‌EDT           D‌ai‌ly practice
‌11‌:00‌am – 1:‌00‌pm E‌DT      Achi Chokyi Drolma Empowerment, Teachings, Practice
‌1:‌00 – 2‌:00‌pm E‌DT             L‌un‌ch Break (please RSVP if attending at the temple)

We are only able to offer Dharma programs like this because of your kindness and generosity.
Please know that your donation brings great benefit to the entire Sangha. Thank you!