Post Summer Festival Retreat 2019

11 – 16 August 2019

The Oral Instructions of Mahamudra


The Union of Great Bliss and Emptiness

Guided retreat with International Teacher Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab

Teachings in English with German and Cantonese translation on request.

Following on from the International Summer Festival in Manjushri KMC, England, Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab will lead this retreat based on the commentary to the practices of The Oral Instructions of Mahamudra. This is an opportunity to deepen our understanding of the teachings and to receive guidance from a highly qualified and experienced practitioner. An opportunity to progress along the blissful path to enlightenment with Gen-la Khyenrab in the perfect conditions of silent retreat (silence until lunch time).

Gen-la Kelsang Khyenrab is the Resident Teacher of Kadampa Meditation Centre Canada and the NKT National Spiritual Director for Canada. A retired General Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa Tradition (NKT-IKBU), he has trained closely with Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche for over thirty-five years. Gen-la Khyenrab is an internationally renowned teacher and English Buddhist monk who is greatly admired for his powerful teachings as well as his pure example of humility and loving-kindness.

Everybody is welcome to attend this special retreat!


Price includes accommodation, retreat sessions and three meals a day:

  • Single Room:  474€
  • Shared Room:  336€
  • Dormitory:  270€   please bring a sleeping bag (pillowcase and fitted sheet are provided)

Arrival at Tharpaland: Registration opens on Sunday 11 August at 4.30pm and the retreat ends on Friday 16th August with lunch at 1.00pm.