dalai-lama-teaching-dharamshala

Dalai Lama’s teachings in Dharamshala

Your Trip


A rare opportunity to attend the His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s teachings, hear his words of compassion, and embrace the joyful energy of Tibetans living in exile. His Holiness will conduct a short teaching on Chandrakriti’s entering the Middle Way (Uma Jukpa) from 2nd to 5th October, 2019 at the request of Taiwanese. Our tour also include visits to Norbulingka and Tsuglakhang temples; an ideal experience for practicing Buddhists and general devotees of peace and compassion.

Experience :

  • H. H. the Dalai Lama teachings and his infinite compassion
  • Review of the teachings
  • Stay with an Indian family in a local village
  • Experience the Tibetan community in exile
  • Lungta prayer-flag-rising ceremony

Visit : 

  • Dalai Lama’s and Nechung temples
  • Tsuglakhang monastery
  • Norbulingka Cultural Institute
  • Tibetan museum and library
  • Men Tse Khang medicine center

Note : the visits will depend upon the teachings’ schedule and time availability.

Day 1

Wednesday 2nd October, 2019

Delhi. Dharamshala.

Upon arrival to Delhi, you will take a flight to Dharamshala. Check-in at the guesthouse.

teachings-in-dharamshala-dalai-lama-21

Day 2

Thursday 3rd October, 2019

Dharamshala. Teaching

This morning, your guide will take you to the small town of McLeod Ganj where you will visit the Dalai Lama’s temple and residence. Along with the pilgrims you will perform the ‘kora’; circumambulation. You will explore the Tsuglagkhang Monastery, the Dalai Lama’s temple, whose main structure is based on the one of the Jokhang Temples in Lhasa, Tibet. Then, you will visit the temple’s Tibetan Museum. This emotional experience will accompany a visual history of the Tibetan people who have been exiled from their home.teachings-in-dharamshala-dalai-lama_15

Days 3

Friday 4th October, 2019

Dharamshala. Teaching

Attend the  teaching by his Holiness the Dalai Lama. Participate in evening review sessions.
There will be a recap and a debate around the concepts that would have been taught earlier in the day by His Holiness.

teachings-in-dharamshala-dalai-lama_9

Days 4

Saturday 5th October,2019

Dharamshala.Teaching

Today You will visit the Tibetan Medical and Astrological Institute:
Men Tse Khang and its interesting museum, which includes a rich collection of plants and thangkas, Tibetan paintings. You will then meet a doctor of traditional Tibetan medicine for an holistic consultation. Through this experience, you will discover the benefits of this 2500 year old science, restoring mental and physical balance through natural remedies.

After lunch, You will follow a small path offering a magnificent view of Dharamshala and the surrounding of Kangra Valley in order to visit a yogi retreat. Yogis have dedicated their lives to meditation and studying the nature of the mind. You will be invited to share a special time of meditation practice with a yogi instated by the Dalai Lama.

Days 5

Sunday 6th October, 2019

Dharamshala.Teaching

Today you will have a free day where you can relax and enjoy the atmosphere of Dharamshala. You may chose to visit the infamous Dal Lake, or explore the hidden laneways of Dharamkot, or simply sit at one of the many cafes and take in the view of the magnificent mountains.

prayin 2

Day 6

Monday  7th October, 2019

Dharamshala. Delhi.

You will take a flight to Delhi for your flight back home.

Note : Depending upon the teachings schedule and time availability, you might be able to visit Norbulingka, Nechung temple, Tibetan museum and Tibetan medical Institute.

An audience with Karmapa might be organised, depending upon his arrival to Dharamshala and his schedule.


Your Guide


Rabsel hails from a long line of rinpoches, spiritual masters, and amchis, doctors of Tibetan medicine. As a child he harvested medicinal plants in the Himalaya and prepared valuable remedies under his father’s tutelage. Rabsel went on to a career at the Central Institute of Buddhist Studies in Leh – one of the highest seats of learning in India – and has developed a specific approach to Buddhist philosophy which, along with his medicinal knowledge, he shares with precision and intensity.

Dalai Lama’s teachings in Dharamshala

See Related Testimonials
Walking
Walking
Healing
Healing
Sacred Sites
Sacred Sites
Wellbeing
Wellbeing
teaching
teaching

The Journey Mandala

Details


Date


From 2nd October to 7th October, 2019


Price



The Price Includes


  • 5 nights lodging with breakfast and dinner in guesthouse
  • Breakfast D2 to D6
  • Lunch D2 to D5, lunch provided by Dalai Lama monastery
  • Dinner D2 to D5
  • Transfer to/from airport
  • Flight tickets from Delhi to Dhasa and from Dhasa to Delhi
  • Assistance of one English-speaking guide
  • Review teaching by a geshe
  • Registration for Dalai Lama teaching (two passport photos, copy of passport and visa)
  • Entry fees according to the program
  • Service tax

The Price Excludes


  • International flights to/from Delhi
  • Visa fees (it is your responsibility to obtain your own visa prior to arrival)
  • Donations
  • Lunch on D1 and D8
  • Dinner on D8

Accommodation


You will need to walk 5 minutes from your hotel to the teaching place.


Transport


Innova Toyota (5 pax in one taxi)


Further Information


GUIDE :

  • One English speaking guide
  • Review teaching with learned Geshe if there is no official review teaching)
  • Meeting with Karmapa (depends on his schedule)

This itinerary may be subject to change due to weather or other unforeseen events.


Map

Map

Gallery

Scroll To Top