Monthly Archives: November 2016

Many Hands Make Light Work – Boxes, Paths and The Hut

It has been one very busy November at Palpung Wales. Suddenly we had an outburst of visitors, retreatants and much needed volunteers - those many arms of Chenrezig. Maybe this was the prelude to the upcoming Lama Rabsang's year long retreat as well as our first Winter Retreat period, both starting at the beginning of [...]

By | 2016-11-30T16:35:10+00:00 November 30th, 2016|All, Palpung News|Comments Off on Many Hands Make Light Work – Boxes, Paths and The Hut

Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche paying a visit to Palpung Wales

We were very delighted to receive the abbot of Samye Ling Monastery, Lama Yeshe Losar Rinpoche, for his first visit to Palpung Wales on 25th November 2016. Lama Rinpoche arrived in the late morning accompanied by Ani Lhamo, as well as Lorraine Harris and Anthony Harris from Samye Dzong Cardiff centre. A beautiful, auspicious sunshine [...]

By | 2016-11-30T13:58:46+00:00 November 30th, 2016|All, Palpung News, Visiting Teachers|Comments Off on Lama Yeshe Losal Rinpoche paying a visit to Palpung Wales

Palpung Study Group Brighton welcomed Lama Rabsang with joy

The Palpung Study Group Brighton, formally given its name by Tai Situ Rinpoche, has been meeting weekly for Chenrezig practice and meditation for a year or so. Some of us have strong links with Palpung Wales (Brynmawr) and we were very happy to welcome Lama Rabsang here for a weekend visit at the end of [...]

By | 2016-11-29T14:17:38+00:00 November 29th, 2016|All, Palpung News|Comments Off on Palpung Study Group Brighton welcomed Lama Rabsang with joy

The Chariot Traversing The Noble Path – Ngondro retreat

The Preliminary Practices, Ngondro, is something that one must have at least heard of when going a bit deeper into the practices of Vajrayana Buddhism. Ngondro is striking with the number of repetitions of certain practices: 111 111 prostrations, and the same amount of Vajrasattva mantras, mandala offerings and Guru Yoga practice. The numbers can [...]

By | 2016-11-19T19:41:26+00:00 November 16th, 2016|All, Palpung News|Comments Off on The Chariot Traversing The Noble Path – Ngondro retreat