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Public Meditation Course 2019/20


December 26, 2019

Public Meditation Course 2019/20

We are very happy to announce that the nine day KIBI Public Meditation Course has started. There was a warm welcome and introduction by Skarma Ishey Jungnes, the General Secretary of KIBS, at 3:30 pm. The introduction was interpreted by Khenpo Tsering Samdrup.

At 4 pm, Venerable Maniwa Lama Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche gave a brief introduction on Sojong (mending purification) and the four foundations practice. This was interpreted by Khenpo Tsering Sandrub.

Venerable Maniwa Lama Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche taught on the Nyondro practice, beginning with the first branch of Tibetan refuge and prostration, followed by the oral transmission of the complete practice for eight days. This was interpreted by Khenpo Tsering.

Venerable Lama Choying Rinpoche taught on the ‘four mindful establishments’ for eight days. This was interpreted by Khenpo Mriti.

Venerable Lama Nyigyam Rinpoche conferred daily sojong vows and lead the Shamatha evening meditation practice for eight days. This was interpreted by Khenpo Mriti.

Thaye Dorje, His Holiness the 17th Gyalwa Karmapa, taught and led the Chenresig Sadhana for four days. This was live-streamed on Karmapa’s Facebook page.

The Public Meditation Course was organized by KIBI from 24th December 2019 to 2nd January 2020 in New Delhi.