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Tibetan Buddhist Society of Canberra

RETREAT: Ngondro Preliminaries, Teachings and Empowerment - SIBA

A weekend of teachings and empowerment with Lama Choedak Rinpoche on the essential foundational practices of Tibetan Buddhism.

Have you ever wanted to learn Tibetan Buddhist Tantric Meditation, but not known where to start? This Ngondro retreat is the perfect place to begin learning authentic Tibetan Buddhist Tantra.

Ngondro is a Tibetan word for preliminaries and is the foundational Buddhist tantric practice and is suitable for all. These techniques are a complete practice in themselves for stabilising a new tantric practitioner on the path.

The practice of Ngondro is the first tantric practice undertaken as the skilful means for purification of gross negative karma and the accumulation of merit. Without learning these foundations of tantra it is not possible to progress on the Vajrayana path.

The retreat will focus on providing the meditator with the empowerments and instructions for the practice of Ngondro including:

1. Refuge and Prostrations
2. Generation of Bodhicitta
3. Vajrasattva Empowerment and mantra recitation
4. Mandala Offering
5. Guru Yoga

Authentic Tantra relies on a living master to guide each new practitioner with what they need. Lama Choedak Rinpoche will be leading this weekend retreat. 

When
1st November, 2019 6:30 PM   through   3rd November, 2019 2:00 PM
Location
SIBA Retreat Centre
2592 Gelantipy Rd
W Tree, 3885
VIC, Australia
Contact
Phone: 03 5155 0329
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Accommodation Rate
Shared - up to 4 per room $ 300.00
Camping - byo tent or caravan $ 260.00
Single - private room $ 530.00
Twin/double - private room for 2 (rate per person) $ 420.00
Concession discount $ -30.00
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