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Public Meditation Course 2018-2019

Dear Dharma friends around the world – Tashi Delek! 

It is our pleasure to invite you to the annual Public Meditation Course (PMC18/19) at KIBI. The program will begin with an information session in the afternoon on December 25th, 2018 and conclude with an aspiration prayer in the morning of January 3rd , 2019.

Teachers and Teachings

HH Karmapa will give teachings and guide meditation practices throughout the course. 
Ven. Lama Sherab Gyaltsen Rinpoche and Ven. Dupon Nyigyam from Sharminub Retreat Centre in Kathmandu will continue their teachings and practices from previous years, including teachings on Shine practice. 
Additionally one more highly qualified teacher from our precious lineage, Ven. Lama Choying from Rumtek, will be with us.
Those who wish can take the Sojong vows every morning. (If you are doing Sojong for the first time, please attend the afternoon session on December 25 th). 

The Program and Schedule

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Registration is now open. Here is the link to the online registration form:


Beds will be allocated based on the order in which registration forms are received. If you want to stay at KIBI before traveling to Bodhgaya for the Kagyu MΓΆnlam, please send an email to the Information Centre with the dates: After the MΓΆnlam, we will not be able to accommodate you unless you are attending the course.

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We are looking forward to welcome you to KIBI soon!

With warm greetings,
Your PMC18/19 team

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