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Tibetan Buddhist Society of Canberra

RETREAT: Two Week Ngondro Retreat - SIBA

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A fortnight of practice-orientated semi-solitary retreat on the preliminary purificatory and devotional practices of Vajrayana Buddhism. This retreat includes the Ngondo Preliminaries: Teaching and Empowerment event.

The retreat will focus on group practices, as well as include some solitary sessions. Lama Choedak Rinpoche will conduct the first few days of the retreat and impart essential instruction and empowerments. After this senior practitioners will lead the remainder of the retreat group practice and study sessions.

SIBA is the perfect location for extended residential retreat with all the necessary support prerequisites including experienced practitioners. This retreat is suitable for anyone wishing to gain delve deeper into the special meditations of Vajrayana Buddhism.

The Ngondro Preliminaries: Teachings and Empowerments event which occurs at the beginning of this retreat is an essential prerequisite to a successful extended retreat and is included as part of this one month retreat cost.

Ngondro practitioners who have already received empowerment may attend any or all of the retreat. If you wish to attend a select portion of the retreat contact us via email:


If you'd like to attend only the weekend of teachings and empowerment with Lama Choedak Rinpoche, please register here instead:


Daily Schedule
6:00am - Green Tara Puja in Gompa or Private practice session
7:30am - Breakfast
9:00am - Group practice session in Gompa
11:00am - Break
11:30am - Private practice session
1:00pm - Lunch
2:30pm - Group study session in Gompa
4:00pm - Break
4:30pm - Group practice session in Gompa
6:00pm - Dinner
7:00pm - Group practice session in Gompa
9:00pm - Sleeping Yoga

1st November, 2019 6:30 PM   through   15th December, 2019 2:00 PM
SIBA Retreat Centre
2592 Gelantipy Rd
W Tree, 3885
VIC, Australia

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Phone: 03 5155 0329
Event Fee(s)
Shared Accomodation $ 500.00
Private Room $ 700.00
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