When are the events


His Holiness the Dalai Lama has very compassionately considered conferring the 33rd Kalachakra initiation in Leh from July 3rd to 14th, 2014. Kalachakra is the most sacred Buddhist teaching and practice for individual peace, mutual understanding, greater unity and ultimate world peace. About hundred and fifty thousand devotees are expected to congregate for this historic sermon from many parts of the country and abroad.

Programme:

03rd - 05th July His Holiness the Dalai Lama, along with the monks of Namgyal Monastery and other senior lamas, will conduct rituals, which will prepare and consecrate the venue. These include chanting of prayers, creation of the sand mandala and other rituals as well.
 
06th - 08th July His Holiness will give preliminary teachings.
 
09th July The Kalachakra Ritual Dance will be performed by the monks of Namgyal Monastery
 
10th - 13th July His Holiness will confer the Kalachakra Initiation
 
14th July Long life empowerment (tsewang) and a ceremony offering prayers for the long life of His Holiness the Dalai Lama will be performed
   

Highland Camp - Choglamsar / Leh
Operational from 15 June 2014 till 31 August 2014

Biggest advantage of the camp is its location. Kalachakra venue is just 0.75 Km away and is a walk-able distance
The camp offers 360 degree views of the High Himalayan Mountains. Watch incredible sunrise and sunset while sipping hot tea in the lounge.
Unaccountable photography opportunities.
 
40 mobile Luxury tents are majestically erected on the camping ground with Indus River flowing quietly next door
Each tent is fitted with twin beds, mattresses, carpeted flooring , side tables, chairs, a centre table, luggage rack, lounge chairs or Mudda chairs, attached washroom, WC with running water, sink with running water, hot showers in the morning & evening
Tent is also fitted with an adequate lights and a charging point to recharge batteries. Adequate generator back up is available to run electrical appliances
Breakfast, Lunch / Dinner will be served in a large Royal Dining Tent. Morning and evening tea will be served in the lounge
Camp will have Reception tent with lounge facilities, Public toilets & 24x7 Security guards
There will be a separate enclosure at the ceremony campus for foreign travellers
HH Dalai Lama commentary will be translated into English and broadcasted on FM radio channel
   

 


 
Upcoming Events

The 33rd Kalachakra 2014
The Nagaur Cattle Fair
The Pushkar Camel & Cultural Fair, Rajasthan
Bhagoria Tribal Festival
   
   
Tent Exterior
 
   
Tent Interior
 

 

 
 
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